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c2-financial moves to larger offices

The Hampshire-based company will relocate to its 9,500 sq ft office at the Solent Business Park, Whiteley, Hampshire by next week. The building, adjacent to the company&#39s present location, will give it room to accommodate sharply rising sales.


Record levels of sales have been generated by the company&#39s packaging and branded lending operations, which are run in conjunction with SPML, GMAC and Rooftop Mortgages. Branded lending is on course to deliver in excess of £150m worth of mortgage completions this year

and new brands are set to come on stream over the coming months.


c2-financial&#39s mortgage completions are predicted to grow by more than 40% during the coming year.


David Wylie, managing director of c2-financial, says: “We have enjoyed an excellent year of sustained growth and our faster than anticipated expansion means that we need the additional space to accommodate our growing business.”



Brokers warned to take FSA rules seriously

Richard Fox, compliance director at the Mortgage Code Compliance Board, says that the FSA will be looking to make examples of brokers in the first 12 months. He told delegates at yesterday&#39s Mortgage Strategy Live conference: “After years of regulation in this industry, the FSA has got to be listened to carefully, there are risks […]

Rate rises start to hit home

Three million people admit they struggle financially because of recent rises in their mortgage payments, with just over two million saying they may have to consider selling up if interest rates rise again. Despite the base rate remaining steady this month, the cumulative effect of five rises over the past year has led to millions […]

Domain receives full authorisation from the FSA

Compliance director Julie Hamilton says: “Domain is different, we have always limited our number of ARs, each of whom expects personal attention from our team of highly skilled staff. “FSA regulation will bring an era of trust and confidence in mortgage advisers from the public, and the already highly respected name of Domain will be […]

B2L index shows rental pick-up

Rents increased in seven regions, with the largest rises in Wales, up 11.4% to £8,859, the East Midlands, up 6.3% to £9,721 and the West Midlands, up 5.5% to £9,499. Rental incomes in the North-West and East Anglia rose by over 3% to £7,009 and £8,854 respectively, while smaller rises were seen in the South-West […]

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