View more on these topics

Leeds signs LMS conveyancing deal


Leeds Building Society has signed a conveyancing deal with LMS.

LMS will supply conveyancing services including fees-assisted remortgages.

LMS managing director Andy Knee says: “We are delighted to announce that we will be providing conveyancing services to Leeds Building Society, their members and intermediaries.”

Leeds Building Society director of operations Martin Richardson says: “The appointment of LMS follows a thorough review of the legal service offered to remortgage borrowers and their brokers by the society.

“LMS is well-established and acts for many other larger UK lenders, with a dedicated customer service helpline for borrowers and intermediaries.”




Remortgagors leap on falling rates: LMS

Remortgagors in July leapt on falling mortgage rates following the UK’s decision to exit the European Union, according to data from LMS. The figures show that 63 per cent of remortgagors secured cheaper deals last month, up 7 per cent from 56 per cent in May. LMS also says a larger proportion of remortgage customers […]


LMS: Remortgaging hits 7-year high

Monthly gross remortgage lending rose to a seven-year high of £6.2bn in January 2016, according to new figures from LMS. The figure is the most lent in a month since November 2008, when £7bn was recorded. The value of gross remortgage lending is also up 45 per cent year-on-year, with £4.3bn lent in January 2015. […]


The Right Mortgage & Protection Network adds LMS to conveyancing panel

The Right Mortgage & Protection Network has added LMS to its conveyancing panel. As part of the collaboration, LMS will provide conveyancing services to the network. LMS sales and marketing director Huw Lewis says: “We are excited to begin work with our latest partner, a new face in the market that’s quickly attracting a growing […]

Stop letting targets get in the way of delivery

The positivity at RESI was pleasing to see, with lots of encouraging discussion about the private rented sector (PRS), the possibility (or hope) of stamp duty cuts on the way in the Autumn Statement and the general prospects of residential property in this post-Brexit vote world. However, that positivity was often tinged with some negativity […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up