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Julian Harris networks launch packaging service


The Julian Harris networks have launched a first and second charge packaging service.

The offering will compare options for clients. This includes weighing up the benefits of a remortgage, a first charge with a further advance and a first charge with a second charge loan.

The service is headed up by former Pink Homeloans business development manager Derrick Hyman.

The new packaging service is available to the whole adviser market.

Julian Harris chief executive Julian Harris says: “We are well placed to be able to provide innovative services to the adviser community.

“I am excited to introduce this comprehensive and low cost offering that boasts whole of market status and saves advisers time on comparisons and tedious admin. Much of the work is done for you.”



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