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BRIGHTSTAR MARKS WORLD MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAY

Press / People Development
6th October 2017

As part of its ongoing campaign to promote awareness about and break down the barriers…

WHY BRIGHTSTAR IS TEAMING-UP WITH VIRGIN MONEY TO PROMOTE WOMEN IN FINANCE

Press / People Development
5th October 2017

I feel hugely passionate about the Women in Finance Charter and gaining more support within…

MORE THAN HALF OF FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY COVERED BY WOMEN IN FINANCE CHARTER

Press / People Development
2nd October 2017

A total of 141 firms have now formally pledged to promote gender diversity since the…

THE GROWING APPETITE FOR SELF-BUILD MORTGAGES

Press / Residential mortgages / Private Label
2nd October 2017

Of all the so-called “property porn” TV shows in the last 20 years, Grand Designs…

RETENTION

Blogs & articles / People Development
1st October 2017

Mastering the art of staff retention It was fantastic to share an evening of celebration…

LOANTALK BLOG – SEPTEMBER

Press / Second charge mortgages
25th September 2017

Throughout this year I have found myself talking with more & more mortgage advisers who…

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS The Brightstar team marked World Mental Health Awareness Day on 10th October…

BRIGHTSTAR APPOINTED TO L&G PANEL

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

Brightstar Financial was delighted to be appointed to Legal & General Mortgage Club’s specialist distributor…

PARAGON BANK APPOINTED TO RESIDENTIAL PANEL

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

We are delighted to welcome Paragon Bank to our residential mortgage panel and offer our…

CLIENTS EMBRACE SECOND CHARGES OVER REMORTGAGE

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

We are delighted to see an increasing number of clients embracing the benefits of second…

BRIGHTSTAR FINANCIAL APPOINTED TO LEGAL & GENERAL MORTGAGE CLUB SPECIALIST DISTRIBUTOR PANEL

Brightstar / Press
9th September 2017

Brightstar Financial is delighted to announce today that it has been appointed to Legal &…

BRIGHTSTAR WELLBEING ROOM OFFICIALLY OPENED

Press / People Development
24th August 2017

Brightstar is delighted today to announce the official opening of its 'Wellbeing Room' as part…

OPENING OF OUR ‘WELLBEING’ ROOM

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Brightstar was delighted to announce the official opening of its Wellbeing Room in August as…

NEW RULES FOR THE BUY-TO-LET MORTGAGE MARKET EXPLAINED

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

The buy-to-let enquiries where we are seeing the highest demand are ex-pat landlords, special purpose…

WHAT IS HAPPENING IN SPECIALIST RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LENDING?

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Over the summer, we have seen growing demand for our lending into retirement products as…

SIRIUS BOLSTERS LONDON OFFICE

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

We are delighted to announced further expansion of our City office for Sirius Property Finance…

THE MORTGAGE TAILOR

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

We were delighted to launch Private Label last month and we are already seeing a…

BRIGHTSTAR SECURES £50K FOR CLIENT RENOVATION PROJECT – A CLIENT CASE STUDY

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Objective Our introducer presented us with a case where the client needed to raise £50k…

THE IMPORTANCE OF SPECIALIST ADVICE

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
5th August 2017

A quick review of the last quarters bridging business that we have seen indicated a…

ROBERT COLLINS MOVES TO SIRIUS

Brightstar / Press
4th August 2017

Robert Collins has moved to Sirius on a full-time basis having previously looked after the…

BRIGHTSTAR BOLDERS SENIOR TEAM WITH THREE PROMOTIONS

Brightstar / Press
27th July 2017

  Brightstar Financial is delighted to announce the promotions of three new department heads as…

BRIDGING LOAN HUB PARTNERS WITH BRIGHTSTAR FINANCIAL

Press / Short-term lending
20th July 2017

Bridging Loan Hub, a new bridging introducer based in North-West London has just secured a…

THE MORTGAGE TAILOR

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Private Label
15th July 2017

THE MORTGAGE TAILOR Bespoke bids from four specialist lenders within 48 hours. A collaborative of…

THE TEMPORARY LETTER

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages / Private Label
15th July 2017

THE TEMPORARY LETTER Designed for those wishing to let a property on Airbnb or similar.…

THE SELF BUILDER

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Private Label
15th July 2017

THE SELF BUILDER The most competitive self-build rate for bespoke property builds. Rate: 3.99% Up…

PRIVATE LABEL RELAUNCH

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th July 2017

Brightstar Financial is delighted to re-launch the iconic Private Label, the specialist lending brand, with…

SELF EMPLOYED ONE YEAR ACCOUNTS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th July 2017

We are continuing to see more self-employed borrowers looking to take out loans with one…

PROMOTIONS AND NEW HIRES

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th July 2017

We are delighted to announce numerous promotions within Brightstar across every area of our business.…

MORE AWARDS!

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th July 2017

We are pleased to have won an incredible seven new industry awards this year with…