View more on these topics

HL Partnership launches Abbey semi exclusives

HL Partnership is offering its members two Abbey semi exclusives for purchase and remortgage.

The two-year variable rate trackers are priced at 2.45%, 4.1%APR – purchase. 4.0 % – remortgage and are available up to 70% LTV.

Chris Tanner, managing director of HL Partnership, says: “We are delighted for our members that HL Partnership has been recognised by Abbey as a network with whom they want to do business.

“The products are an excellent starting point on which to build on our existing relationship and it is a huge vote of confidence in the networks development by one of the UK’s largest lenders.”



Abbey cuts offer time from 19 days to nine

Abbey for Intermediaries has more than halved the time it takes to get a mortgage offer since last August, but acknowledges there is still more work to be done in improving its service levels. Statistics from the lender show that as of March 28 the turnaround time from when an application is submitted to offer […]


Lenders should take a lot of the blame for mortgage fraud

After reading the story about a Glasgow man admitting to running up more than £250,000 in mortgage frauds via self-cert applications (Mortgage Strategy Online), I can only think there must be more to this story than meets the eye. Self-cert mortgages were widely available at the time and obviously this meant that lenders required no […]


Virgin to launch range of mortgages this year

Virgin Money is gearing up to launch its much-anticipated mortgage range by the end of the year and is considering using brokers, Mortgage Strategy can reveal. Virgin Money, part of Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, says that its products will initially be available direct but it regards brokers as a key distribution channel. A spokesman […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up