Barclays prides itself on the quality of its people and how quickly they adapted to overcome a host of challenges when supporting intermediary partners and a variety of borrowers. As a lender, it has certainly not stood still over the ever changing climate. Every decision we make is geared towards improving lending policy and criteria, providing reliable service levels and facilitating a more efficient mortgage journey – all whilst maintaining a highly competitive product range. At the heart of these positive changes are Barclays’ people, and the bank is delighted to be involved in events such as the Mortgage Introducer Awards which recognise talented and deserving individuals throughout the mortgage market.
Blacks Solicitors is a 28 partner law firm with around 200 employees. The Firm provides a wide range of legal services to commercial and private clients across the UK, and continues to go from strength to strength. Operating from its Head Office at City Point in Leeds, Blacks believes in delivering a first-class service to all of its clients, whilst providing expert advice at realistic rates. To achieve this, Blacks takes time to get to know and understand its clients, building long-term relationships to deliver the best results possible. Blacks is one of the leading providers of legal services to the residential property market. The Firm has a large customer focussed team with over 70 members operating nationally, that specialises in residential Buy to Let and Bridging finance. Blacks also regularly provides advice to owner-managed businesses and high net worth individuals on: Corporate & Commercial Law; Intellectual Property; Data Protection; Employment Law; Real Estate; Leasehold Enfranchisement; Planning Law; Commercial and Civil Dispute Resolution / Litigation; Trusts, Wills & Estates; and Family Law.
Central Trust supports underserved areas of the market, providing customer outcomes that are otherwise limited or non-existent. It truly supports those that have fallen victim to circumstance with its first and second charge residential mortgage products. These include self-employed clients who have been unfairly treated by the mainstream market following the pandemic. The lender has also recently enhanced its Consumer BTL offer to include family members, increased LTVs to support more credit impaired borrowers and deployed Consumer BTL into Northern Ireland.
Crystal Specialist Finance is a specialist finance distributor, working alongside mortgage brokers to provide property finance solutions on a packaged or referred basis. Crystal is the one-stop solution for mortgage professionals as their expert coverage encompasses bridging, buy to let, commercial finance as well as residential, second charge mortgages and development finance. Crystal are independent and impartial and their panel includes over 100 lenders. The scale of Crystal’s distribution enables them to offer a number of exclusive products and they are renowned in the industry for the quality of their service and ability to place the most complex of cases.
Hampden & Co offers banking and lending expertise to personal and professional clients across the UK. They work with mortgage introducers to help financially successful people, often with complex finances, to tailor borrowing to their specific needs.
HSBC is one of the world’s largest and most successful banking and financial services organisations, with a proud history of serving customers and communities for more than 150 years. Our purpose is a simple yet powerful reminder of why we’re here and where we are going. Whether individuals are saving for a better home, companies growing their business, or institutions investing for future generations. We’re here to understand and serve them all. We’re here to open up a world of opportunity. HSBC UK’s dedicated Intermediary mortgage channel continues to transform the broker journey through digital integration, offering flexibility and functionality to provide a high-quality service to our Intermediary partners. Our experienced field and phone Business Development Managers and UK-based telephony Broker Helpdesk continue to provide a superior level of support that our intermediary partners have become accustomed to.
Offering loans up to £25M at 75% LTV, HTB provide specialist residential and semi-commercial loans to professional portfolio landlords and property investors. This is backed by the strength of their competitive products and seriously extensive criteria to accommodate your client’s needs, quality service with quick turnaround times for DIPs, and underwriting decisions, and an incredible team of property specialists brimming with talent who bring extensive market knowledge to each and every case.
This means they’re truly able to deliver for brokers whilst championing and supporting portfolio landlords and property investors.
The Lightfoots Solicitors Lender Finance team offer a full range of services for lender clients. For over 25 years we have delivered bespoke tailored solutions for banks, mortgage lenders and financial institutions across the UK. Our award winning lender services team have expertise in both short and long term funding covering the residential, commercial and development sector; as well as specialist skills in litigation covering all of these sectors.
Optimus, part of Landmark Information Group, is a panel management business that serves various introducers across the UK, including lenders, mortgage brokers and estate agents. Optimus’ panel management services provide introducers with access to a select panel of pre-approved and regulated partners that are focused on quality and seamless service delivery.
Shawbrook is a specialist bank offering a range of practical lending and savings products for consumers, businesses, and real-estate professionals, who often have complex and unique requirements. Since 2011 Shawbrook has helped over 300,000 people and it prides itself on providing a highly personalised, practical, and creative experience that is designed to accommodate individuality, diversity, and the dynamics of the modern world. Shawbrook serves the real estate market through its diverse range of products including bridging loans, commercial loans, Buy-to-Let mortgages, and development finance. Shawbrook prides itself on building a sustainable, service-focussed offering for the professional landlord and investor community, offering its customers the best of both worlds through cutting-edge technology and a specialist team of real-estate experts
Source Insurance has been providing household and let property insurance to the general insurance market for 30 years. Operating a panel of well-known insurers, they offer hassle-free insurance at fair and square prices and excellent risk coverage.
Together has been delivering specialist secured lending for nearly 50 years, using its wealth of expertise and industry knowledge to consider individual circumstances to find a way to help its customers. All applications are considered on their merits and the product range includes mortgages, short-term finance, buy-to-let, commercial and semi-commercial mortgages and loans, auction finance and development funding throughout mainland UK. Based in Cheadle, Cheshire, the company has a loan book of more than £6.2 billion.
The Trussell Trust support a nationwide network of food banks and together we provide emergency food and support to people locked in poverty, and campaign for change to build a future where no on in the UK needs emergency food.
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