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Texting can boost business

MortgageKeeper says mobile phone texting has not only revolutionised the way people communicate socially but is also forging new opportunities in the way business is done. Texting gets straight to the customer, providing a way of updating clients or field sales teams on the latest opportunities in the market.


Lawyers call for RSR index to be considered by lenders

Possession lawyers Moore & Blatch are calling for lenders to integrate the Land Registrys new Repeat Sales Regression index into lending decisions to minimise the risk of losing out should the property need to be repossessed.Moore & Blatch believe that, by using the data, lenders can protect themselves from losses if the property has to […]

Advice system upgraded

Home Buyer Systems has introduced a suite of improved features for its integrated mortgage and general insurance advice and sales system to ensure regulatory compliance. warns of upset market after rate rise

Henry Pryor, founder of, says: “The move to a 5% base rate will only upset what is already a fragile market. “Nationally, house prices have been increasing at a healthy rate over the past year, but the overall inflation masks regional differences. London and the South-East have performed well but peripheral regions, including the […]

A&L launch specialist products

Alliance & Leicester is amending its current range of specialist mortgages, including its tracker and fixed rate products.A&L are offering a buy-to-Let with two-year fixed rate of 5.29%, a maximum LTV of 75%, and free valuation. Remortgagers also receive £250 cashback. It is also offering a buy-to-Let, two-year Base Rate tracker at 4.90% and a […]


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