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Kent Reliance partners with TMA

Kent Reliance has partnered with The Mortgage Alliance (TMA) to provide a direct submission route for its brokers and extend its specialist distribution network. 

TMA joins fellow group members First Complete and Pink.


TMA’s brokers will have access to products including those for large property portfolios, HMOs, complex income cases, large property cases and expats.

OneSavings Bank sales director Adrian Moloney (pictured) says: “With the Buy to Let Market evolving towards the specialist sector it is important that we extend our reach to as many brokers as possible, in order to offer them greater choice. The relationship with TMA will provide a direct submission route for their members and will complement our existing distribution channel.”


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Kent Reliance appoints national account manager

Kent Reliance has appointed Emily Machin as national account manager. Machin joins from TSB, where she was also national account manager. She will work alongside Becki Fraser and Scott Phillips as part of the team managing corporate partners. OneSavings Bank director Adrian Moloney says: “Our specialist proposition now reaches nationwide and it is essential that […]


Kent Reliance launches new B2L range

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