Mortgage Brain reports mortgage rate decreases of up to 32% in 2013.

Mortgage Brain’s latest data analysis details a mortgage rate drop of up 32% over the past 12 months. Two year 60% LTV tracker products tumbled to just 1.69% and a marked decrease of 11% was seen on two year 90% LTV fixed products at 3.49%.

 Mark Lofthouse, CEO of Mortgage Brain, comments, “The introduction of Government initiatives such as help to buy and funding for lending, combined with the general improvement in the market and increased competition, has clearly had a positive effect on the overall movement of interest rates over the course of 2013. Read more.

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Three in a row for Mortgage Brain CEO

Mark Lofthouse, CEO of Mortgage Brain, the market leading mortgage technology solutions provider, has been named as the ‘Technology Advocate of the Year’ for the third year in a row at the recent British Mortgage Awards.

The national awards, judged by a panel of industry experts, are designed to reward individual excellence in the mortgage industry.  The ‘Technology Advocate’ accolade recognises somebody who has championed the development, integration and use of technology for the UK mortgage market, and in turn, the end consumer.

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UKmortgages App now available on iPhone, iPad and Android devices

  • The UKs most comprehensive mortgage search application
  • Over 13,000 consumer downloads and used over 50,000 times since its launch in April
  • Mortgage calculator run over 70,000 times
  • Over 26,000 product searches conducted with over 750 ‘real leads’ delivered to mortgage brokers

UKmortgages, the UK’s most comprehensive mortgage search app, which allows consumers to search the UK mortgage market for a mortgage, compare products, and ‘find a broker’ to help them with the application process, is now available on the iPad and Android devices.

The app, initially launched on the iPhone in April, and available free-of-charge to consumers, is an incredibly powerful, fast and simple way to search through almost 10,000 mortgages available in the UK using the latest and most comprehensive mortgage product data.

Available now in the Apple Store for iPhones and iPads and in the Play Store for Android devices, UKmortgages also provides consumers with the ability, via its ‘Find a Broker’ function, to get in touch with a UK qualified mortgage broker to help answer questions and progress mortgage enquiries.

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Mortgage Brain creates link with Keystone

Mortgage Brain, the multi-award winning mortgage technology solutions provider, has joined forces with Marketing and Management Services Ltd (MMS) to give intermediaries access to MMS’ Keystone Lifestyle Protection products.

Intermediaries using Mortgage Brain’s sourcing systems, or the Key, its market leading CRM, point-of-sale and compliance solutions, can now link straight through to MMS for client quotes on all of its ASU products.

Keystone, launched in 2009, is an income replacement policy covering Accident, Sickness and Unemployment and is distributed throughout the UK by independent brokers and financial advisers. The policy has achieved a Defaqto 5 Star rating for 2010, 2011 and 2012, and offers new opportunities for brokers looking to increase income through ancillary sales opportunities.

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Mortgage Brain Medal Predictor Game – REGISTER NOW!!!

Register FREE for your chance to win some fantastic prizes!

With London 2012 fast approaching, Mortgage Brain is proud to launch its Medal Predictor game based upon this summer’s games.

Predict which country will win gold, silver and bronze in 30 specially selected events to be in with a chance of winning some fantastic prizes. The top scoring player at the end of the game will win a Nintendo Wii. There are also bottles of wine up for grabs for our 2nd and 3rd placed runners up.

Points scoring begins with the men’s road race cycling on 28/07/2012. Log in or register now to make your predictions and have your say on the biggest event of the summer.

Good luck!

Lighthouse switches on to ALL NEW MortgageBrain

Lighthouse Group plc, one of the largest financial groups in the UK, has become the latest in a long line of companies to promote Mortgage Brain’s innovative ALL NEW MortgageBrain sourcing system as its preferred sourcing solution for its advisers.

The industry’s newest and most comprehensive sourcing system will now be used by Lighthouse’s nationwide network of mortgage advisers to conduct a quick and thorough, whole-of-market mortgage search and selection process for their clients.

Stephen Gazard, Managing Director, at Lighthouse, comments, “Mortgage Brain’s reputation for providing market leading technology solutions is second to none and we’re delighted to be promoting its new sourcing system to our advisers.

“The ability to conduct around 90% of the mortgage search process from one screen makes the product selection process via ALL NEW MortgageBrain incredibly fast and its multiple client sourcing facility is proving to be hugely popular with intermediaries.”

Over the past few months a host of networks, mortgage clubs, affinity groups and hundreds of individual brokers have selected ALL NEW MortgageBrain as their preferred technology, contributing to the systems rapid growth and increasing market share.

Mark Lofthouse, Mortgage Brain’s CEO, adds, “Mortgage Brain has always been considered as the leading provider of comprehensive software solutions and the widespread adoption and acclaim that ALL NEW MortgageBrain has received has really helped to cement this position.

“We’re delighted to be working with Lighthouse; the company is well respected in the industry with a strong base of mortgage advisers and its endorsement of our technology and support solutions is extremely welcome and a clear reflection of our products’ market leading features and capabilities.”

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Instant success for Mortgage Brain’s Mobile App – UKmortgages

Mortgage Brain’s mobile application solution to promote brokers and mortgages products to UK consumers has taken the market by storm and become an immediate success during the first few weeks since its launch.

Thousands of consumer downloads have taken place since the app was launched mid April, with many of them being put in touch with brokers via the app’s ‘Find A Broker’ capability. The app, UKmortgages, was launched initially on the iPhone on the 16th April, and will soon be made available on the iPad and Android devices.

A first of its kind in the UK mortgage industry, UKmortgages, has been designed to support brokers’ sales channels by promoting them to consumers via next generation mobile devices and delivering free leads. In its first few weeks of availability, the app, which is available in the Apple Store, has been accessed and used over 10,000 times.

Mark Lofthouse, CEO of Mortgage Brain, comments, “The initial consumer downloads and adoption of our app, along with broker participation within our ‘Find a Broker’ function, is absolutely fantastic. “The app, being the UK’s most comprehensive mortgage search, compare and review mobile application available, is having a major impact amongst consumers.”

“The most important aspect of the app, however, is the fact that real leads are being put through to brokers at no cost to the broker. This is fantastic news for the mortgage intermediary market and reinforces the time and investment spent in developing the app, which has a primary function of supporting brokers and their new and on-going sales opportunities.”

The app, which is free of charge to consumers,  includes a high level consumer facing mortgage search and selection capability -featuring broker only products -, a range of mortgage calculators, and a unique ‘Find a Broker’ facility.

All mortgage brokers who use Mortgage Brain’s mortgage sourcing systems are entitled to be promoted within the Find a Broker section, together with contact details, at no charge and all leads and enquiries will be passed on, again at no charge.

Powered by the same technology as Mortgage Brain’s award winning sourcing system – ALL NEW MortgageBrain – the new app offers intermediaries the opportunity, at no extra cost, to generate increased business levels by marketing themselves directly with financially informed, potential homebuyers, throughout the UK.

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Sesame agrees long term deal with Mortgage Brain

Sesame Bankhall Group, the UK’s leading network and support services provider for professional advisers, has selected ALL NEW MortgageBrain sourcing and the Key point of sale system as its preferred technology solution for its mortgage and GI Appointed Representative (AR) Network members in a new five year agreement.

ALL NEW MortgageBrain, the industry’s most innovative and comprehensive sourcing system, will be provided by Sesame for its mortgage ARs to conduct a quick and thorough whole-of-market mortgage search and selection process for their clients.

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Mortgage Brain launches UKmortgages App for iPhone

~ The UK’s most comprehensive mortgage search application for iPhones ~

Mortgage Brain, a leading technology solutions provider for the financial services industry has launched a mobile app for the iPhone, which allows consumers to search the UK mortgage market for a mortgage, compare products, and ‘find a broker’ to help them through the application process.

The app, which is free of charge and available in the Apple Store, is an incredibly powerful, fast, and simple way to search through almost 10,000 mortgages available in the UK using the latest and most comprehensive mortgage product data.

Launched initially on the iPhone and soon to be made available on the iPad and Android devices, the app also provides consumers with the ability, via its ‘Find a Broker’ function, to get in touch with a UK qualified mortgage broker to help answer questions and progress mortgage enquiries

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