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Goldsmith Williams is appointed as conveyancing partner of Freehold

Goldsmith Williams has been appointed as the legal conveyancing partner of Freehold, a recently formed packaging cooperative made up of regional sized firms.

As a result of the appointment, Freehold packagers will be able to offer brokers a branded conveyancing service allowing them to earn up to 200 per referral.

Benefits afforded through the partnership include exclusive prices, case completion within ten days, no upfront or abortive fees on remortgages and online case tracking.

In a market where brokers are spoilt for choice over which packager to go to the initiative assures Freehold brokers of quality so that they can be confident of recommending a trustworthy brand to clients.

Paul Brett, spokesperson for Freehold, says: Freehold was conceived with the explicit goal of only offering the best services to its packager members. I am delighted with the deal we have struck with Goldsmith Williams, who have a deserved reputation as one of the premier direct conveyancing firms in the UK. As far as our members are concerned, this relationship allows them to offer an added value service to their brokers and through them to their clients. A definite win-win.

David Shortt, corporate services director of Goldsmith Williams, adds: We are extremely pleased to be the chosen conveyancing partner for the Freehold cooperative. In the current competitive market, Freehold members need to be able to assure brokers that they can provide speed, reliability and value. By working with Goldsmith Williams, they can be confident that they will deliver these benefits and more.

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