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Minister proposes end to Right to Buy scheme

Jocelyn Davies, the Welsh Assembly’s deputy minister for housing and regeneration, is proposing a suspension of the Right to Buy scheme. She introduced the proposed measure to the National Assembly for consideration.



Brokers can earn referral fees from Woolwich legal fees

Conveyancing Alliance, the online conveyancing distributor, has revealed that advisers using its Rapid Remo product will earn a £135 referral fee if they take the £300 cashback now offered by Woolwich rather than use the lender’s ‘free legal’ offering.


Profitability leads to erratic behaviour

What’s been happening to those big slabs of corporate grey, or building societies to call them by their proper name? I know profitability is an issue preoccupying many of them and this has resulted in some erratic behaviour in 2010. But one seems to have lost the plot totally. Recently, a friend of mine enquired […]


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