Two financial services firms have teamed up with property surveyors to fuel their growth strategies and benefit from new revenue streams in the UK housing market.
Adviser support services firm SimplyBiz has acquired the Home Information Group (HIG) while mortgage club Paradigm Mortgage Services has formed a joint venture with Connells Survey & Valuation to provide...
Regulator has concerns about competition in sector
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Listed mortgage adviser network the Mortgage Advice Bureau has bought a 23% stake in online conveyancing firm Sort to enhance its distribution channels.
Sesame Bankhall Group (SBG) has reconfigured its management team following a strategic review that led to the demise of its investment advice network earlier in the year.
The Conservative Party will promise a £1bn fund for building 400,000 new properties on brownfield sites as part of two big housing announcements in its manifesto unveiled later today.
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