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Kensington’s return to secured loans would be good for us

If the rumours about Kensington returning to the secured loan sector prove to be true it will be a huge vote on confidence and welcomed by all.

I am sure even the lenders that have battled through the last three years will be pleased. More people need to start talking about secured loans and realise that products are there and available. Some advisers have now got to grips with secured loans but many more have not.

With a well-known supporter of the broker sector potentially returning to secured loans, I hope that more advisers will realise the opportunities in this sector and grab them.

Steve Walker
Promise Solutions


The Mortgage Mole


Kensington one of many expected to make a comeback

A number of lenders are expected to relaunch into the secured loan market next year, with Kensington tipped to be one of them, Mortgage Strategy understands. A spokesman for Kensington says it is interested in returning to the sector, which it exited in 2007, but it cannot give a timeframe for this. John Prust, former […]

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