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Kensington to offer free valuations on direct business

Kensington Mortgages is offering free valuations on all products in its core range placed direct with the lender, and is working with its key packager partners to provide incentives on packaged products.

Brokers placing business direct with Kensington on its Simple and Extra Choices ranges will be able to offer their clients a free valuation.

Kensington marketing director Ian Giles says: “We are committed to the specialist mortgage market, and this means that we listen to our brokers and packager partners about what borrowers want. Brokers said they wanted Kensington to bring back free valuations on its core range, and that is what we have done.

“Packagers wanted the freedom to design their own incentives on Kensington products so we are working with them on an individual basis to deliver more tailored incentives.”


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