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11 February 2021
Coventry for intermediaries reduces its 5 Year+ Fixed rate BTL reference rate to 4.5%

Coventry for intermediaries has reduced the reference rate on its BTL 5 Year+ Fixed rate products from 5% to 4.5%. This means landlords could be eligible to borrow more if they opt for the security of a longer-term product.

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4 February 2021
What's next for valuations?

In his recent blog for Mortgage Introducer, SimplyBiz Mortgages Chief Executive, Martin Reynolds, looks at the ‘valuation and survey conundrum’, innovation in the sector and how to create a greener future.

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29 January 2021
Are equity release qualifications fit for purpose?

At the recent Later Life Lending Event, SimplyBiz Mortgages Head of Strategic Development, Richard Merrett, discussed equity release qualification with a panel of experts, and explained why he believes they don’t prepare advisers and brokers for real life scenarios. 

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27 January 2021
Diversity and inclusion is essential for advisory firms

In our recent MI Live broadcast, Dina Bhudia of P2M Asset Management, Damian Thompson of Aldermore Bank PLC and the Group's HR Director, Emily Blain FCIPD, discussed the value of diversity and inclusivity in the sector. 

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20 January 2021
The mortgage market for self-employed consumers in 2021

Makayla Everitt, Head of SimplyBiz Mortgages, discusses the challenges currently facing self-employed buyers due to COVID-19, and why they should remain optimistic.

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5 January 2021
Coventry for intermediaries makes welcome return to 90% LTV market

Coventry for intermediaries has returned to the 90% LTV market after announcing the launch of their new Residential product range today. Brokers will be sure to welcome the good news as the new product range will help to support the intermediary market.

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15 December 2020
Fleet provides greater flexibility for Landlords

Fleet Mortgages are introducing a couple of criteria changes designed to provide greater flexibility to landlords.

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14 December 2020
How did challenge lead to innovation in the surveying market?

"As we developed the remote valuations, we knew that they would prove suitable for not only this trying time but also moving forward." 

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11 December 2020
Gateway award success!

Congratulations to Gateway, which was named Survey/Valuation Business of the Year at the recent Mortgage Introducer Awards.

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4 December 2020
Newcastle Intermediaries will be launching a range of competitive Two Year 85% LTV residential mortgage products with effect from, Friday 4th December 2020.

Mortgage rates are starting as low as 2.95% and with no product fees on selected products.

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