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Charcol arranges morgage offer under statutory regulation

Charcol has arranged its first mortgage offer under statutory regulation with BM Solutions online service.

Charcol senior technical director Ray Boulger says: “Statutory mortgage regulation has caused the industry a lot of angst and many lenders were burning the midnight oil last night to make sure they were ready for the big day. This demonstrates that with the right approach and planning it&#39s business as usual with the right broker and the right lender.”

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