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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 10/08/18

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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 10/08/18
The lenders that don't ask for bank statements piqued the interest of Mortgage Solutions readers this week.


Brokers were also moved by Lloyds’ plans to ditch Colleys surveyors for E.surv and speculation the government could implement further stamp duty hikes for landlords.

New appointments at Coventry Building Society and Legal & General grabbed the headlines, as well as a planned industry sleepout for the homeless.


The lenders avoiding bank statements from mortgage applicants

Lloyds to axe Colleys surveyors for E.surv – exclusive

Buy-to-let landlords may face stamp duty rate hike in the coming Budget

Coventry Building Society appoints seven business development managers

Exclusive: Legal and General Mortgage Club promotes Belton and recruits head of broker relationships

Sesame places ring of conditions around retirement interest-only advice sales

‘Five years ago nobody charged fees, now clients expect to pay for a broker’ – the Platform Supper Club in Nottingham

Mortgage industry plans ‘sleepout’ to raise awareness on homeless

Blockchain: Your essential guide to the basics

Equity release lender stability and PRA oversight questioned by think tank

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