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Stamp duty deadlines and short-term finance

Stamp duty deadlines and short-term finance

Donna Wells is a director at First 4 Bridging The recent stamp duty change is great news for borrowers and the mortgage market, but it also opens the door to many questions. Are mainstream lenders ready for such a potential influx of mortgage applications – in terms...

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First 4 Bridging partners with Hampshire Trust Bank

First 4 Bridging partners with Hampshire Trust Bank

Specialist distributor First 4 Bridging has added Hampshire Trust Bank to its lending panel, following a review of partnerships.  F4B’s intermediary partners and introducers will now have access to Hampshire Trust Bank’s range of specialist mortgage solutions...

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How short-term lenders picked up the pieces during lockdown

How short-term lenders picked up the pieces during lockdown

STEVE SWYNY | FIRST 4 BRIDGING Lockdown began on Monday 23 March when Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the country: “From this evening I must give the British people a very simple instruction - you must stay at home.” This announcement obviously triggered a host of...

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The benefits of using a specialist distributor

The benefits of using a specialist distributor

Historically speaking, it’s fair to say that specialist distributors didn’t have the easiest of times in the post-credit crunch era. However, like any good, professional service provider, we have evolved and upped our game to meet the changing needs of the modern...

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The benefits of investing in northern property

The benefits of investing in northern property

Steve Swyny, Head of Sales at F4B The property market has suffered from a sustained period of political and economic uncertainly in recent times but 2020 has already seen a healthy rise in activity levels, especially across the North West of England. A recent landlord...

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