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Banco Halifax on Costa del Sol

Banco Halifax Hispania has opened two branches on the Costa del Sol in Sotogrande and Guadalmina. They have been opened to serve the growing British ex-pat market looking to buy second homes in Spain.


DCA reveals rise in mortgage possession figures

The Department for Constitutional Affairs has revealed that the number of possession orders on mortgage arrears has risen by 15% in the last year.Possessions are ordered as a way for lenders to firmly take action on unpaid mortgages, but can be abandoned as soon or as late as the tardy payments are met.During Q3 2006, […]

Trigold launches £800 champagne prize draw

Trigold is offering brokers the chance to win a nebuchadnezzar of champagne worth £800 by submitting applications via the E-Trading Centre. The nebuchadnezzar is equivalent to 20 standard bottles of champagne, and is the largest bottle money can buy. Every application submitted through ETC prior up to December 15 will count as an entry into […]

90% Of brokers say Labour should scrap HIP plan

A whopping 90% of brokers think the government should hammer the final nail into the coffin of Home Information Packs. Just 10% think the packs should be implemented next year. This week Mortgage Strategy asks: “Are 5 x income mortgage products a recipe for disaster?” Q: Should the government put the final nail in the […]

eConveyancer joins forces with the MMC

eConveyancer is now available via The Mortgage Marketing Centre.This move will allow the MMC to provide its ARs with a link to the eConveyancer online system. eConveyancer provides a way for intermediaries to select and instruct a conveyancer on behalf of their client and then monitor the conveyancer’s progress thereafter.The eConveyancer panel of solicitors comprises […]


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