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Paterson boldly goes to Enterprise

Kevin Paterson has quit his position as national sales director at Park Row Associates to take up the position of group marketing director at Enterprise Group. He will start his new position at the beginning of July, following six years with Park Row. Paterson says: “Enterprise has the opportunity to become the dominant player in UK mortgage distribution.”


Muddled thinking on HIPs must end

The government’s humiliating U-turn over Home Information Packs followed last minute negotiations with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Housing market is softening, says CML

The Council of Mortgage Lenders says that housing and mortgage market activity is softening in response to rising interest rates.The trade body says the level of property transactions has been very strong in the early months of this year which reflects the strength of demand late last year. Buyer interest has since softened and the […]

Select Partnership offers three month deferred payment on secured loans

The Select Partnership is offering a three month deferred payment period on some of their secured loan products. Select has access to over 40 lenders and numerous products are covered by this offer although other options are available. Paula Lucas, secured loans case manager for Select, says: “Payment holidays are always of interest to customers […]

Numbers up at Manchester Expo

Mortgage Business Expo Manchester has reported a 10% increase in visitors in 2007 compared with the 2006 show. It estimates that 2,670 people visited the show this year. The Council of Mortgage Lenders recently blamed parental financial help for contributing to house price inflation and locking out first-time buyers. It says nearly one-third of potential […]


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