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One Family joins Legal and General Mortgage Club’s Later Life panel

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One Family is to join Legal and General Mortgage Club’s new direct to lender Later Life Lending Panel.

The Panel offers services to retired customers who are looking to secure a mortgage either direct, or through a master broker.

Legal & General Mortgage Club’s director Jeremy Duncombe (pictured) says: “It is testament to the strength of Legal & General Mortgage Club that another integral lender has chosen to work in partnership with us. With the rise in popularity of lifetime mortgages and other retirement lending products, it’s really encouraging to see that a growing number of brokers are recommending these products as a means of funding retirement.”

The Later Life Lending Hub caters for advisers in the retirement lending sector and provides educational support that advisers can access, benefiting both them and their customers.

OneFamily Lifetime Mortgages sales director John Tweed says: “As the later life lending sector enjoys record growth, we want to ensure advisers are able to offer flexible lifetime mortgage products to suit their clients’ variable needs.”

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