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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 06/04/18

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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 06/04/18
Interest-only mortgages have been one of the hottest topics this week, with predictions of both an increase in mis-selling cases, as well as more landlords falling into arrears.  

 

The appointment of Ben Thompson as CEO at the Mortgage Advice Bureau has also dominated the headlines.

It has also been a significant week for technology as Amazon Alexa users can now search for a mortgage through a new Mortgage Brain app, while Countrywide launched digital broker Dynamo.

 

Interest-only mortgages are the next mis-selling scandal, legal tech firm claims – analysis

A perfect storm – why plenty of landlords with interest-only buy-to-let deals are in hot water

Exclusive: Ben Thompson appointed MD at Mortgage Advice Bureau; Goodall seals CEO promotion at ULS 

 

Exclusive: One to One with MAB’s Peter Brodnicki on the Thompson appointment

SimplyBiz float achieves market cap of £130m and share incentives for 444 employees

The Accord Supper Club – ‘Non-advised product transfers may come back to haunt lenders at some point’

How surveyors value properties, the process explained – Harbour

Exclusive: Mortgage Brain launches first voice-activated Amazon Echo mortgage app

Countrywide launches digital broker Dynamo backed by Blenheim Chalcot

Land Registry and Coventry BS reveal first digital mortgage deed signing

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