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Virgin Money launches portfolio buy-to-let lending


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  • Portfolio landlord applications will now be accepted from landlords with up to ten mortgaged properties
  • Buy-to-let remortgage landlords will benefit from free basic valuations and either free standard legal work, or cashback
  • Intermediaries will have access to eTech’s buy-to-let hub

Virgin Money has enhanced its buy-to-let proposition and will accept buy-to-let applications from portfolio landlords from 25 June.

Applications from portfolio landlords with a maximum of ten mortgaged buy-to-let properties, and an unlimited number of mortgage free properties, will now be accepted up to a maximum exposure of £3 million, or five properties mortgaged with Virgin Money.

In addition, the maximum loan term has been increased to 35 years from 25 years and free basic valuations are available on all buy-to-let remortgage applications with a choice of either free standard legal work or cashback.

Virgin Money has also partnered with award-winning property risk software developer eTech1. eTech will provide its online buy-to-let hub, offering brokers an efficient, streamlined process to submit a client’s portfolio details.

Andrew Asaam, Director of Mortgages at Virgin Money, said: “We’re delighted to announce our launch into the portfolio landlord market and especially pleased to be partnering with eTech. Harnessing their technology to facilitate portfolio submissions will deliver a fantastic process for our mortgage brokers and complement our overall intermediary service.”

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