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CLIVE WILLSON JOINS BRIGHTSTAR FINANCIAL AS DIRECTOR OF SALES

Brightstar / Press
14th June 2014

In the wake of reaching the significant landmark of £500 million in specialist lending since…

IF YOU OFFER REMORTGAGES YOU SHOULD READ THIS

Blogs & articles / Residential mortgages / Second charge mortgages
14th June 2014

Ok, this is a serious issue and I make no apology about the sombre tone…

EQUIS ARTICLE FOR MORTGAGE STRATEGY

Brightstar / Blogs & articles
13th June 2014

The transitional period surrounding the Mortgage Market Review has certainly created some interesting dynamics within…

BRIGHTSTAR FINANCIAL INVESTS IN ONLINE PRESENCE

Brightstar / Press
12th June 2014

Brightstar Financial has launched its new website which coincides with reaching the landmark figure of…

WHAT MAKES A GOOD BRIDGING LENDER?

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
10th June 2014

Is it the rates they offer? Linked to their own cost of funds or the…

NEVER LET A GOOD SOLICITOR GO

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
3rd June 2014

Solicitors: what do people think about them and their part in the lending process? At…

THE BEAUTY OF THE SPECIALIST SECTOR

Brightstar / Blogs & articles
27th May 2014

Being a typical British Bank Holiday, today has been wet and windy. An extra day…

THE MORTGAGE SUMMIT: FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Brightstar / Blogs & articles
20th May 2014

I attended the Mortgage Summit last week and having not operated in the main-stream mortgage-market…

MMR: ONWARDS AND UPWARDS

Blogs & articles / Second charge mortgages
15th May 2014

After all the hype surrounding the arrival of MMR, the planet continues to spin and…

TAKE THAT TAX AVOIDANCE SCANDAL!

Brightstar / Blogs & articles
13th May 2014

Gary Barlow ‘give back your OBE’ demands Margaret Hodge! We’ve seen some fantastic news headlines…

FRAUD IS AROUND EVERY CORNER BLOG

Blogs & articles / Commercial finance
6th May 2014

Let me start this week’s blog by expressing my regret that I could not make…

CLASSIC CHAIN-BREAK BRIDGING

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
29th April 2014

I am currently in the process of moving home and although this particular move doesn’t…

THE INEQUALITY OF JUSTICE

Blogs & articles / Commercial finance
22nd April 2014

I watched a very interesting interview this week on a US TV show with Matt…

WHY IS BRIDGING STILL BOOMING?

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
15th April 2014

I’m writing this week’s blog from our little pine-lodge getaway in East Sussex. The sun…