Kuflink Bridging has received full authorisation from the FCA.
September has seen an increase in the number of super-prime properties come to market.
Estimated CML figures show mortgage lending declined in September.
The move follows calls from industry leaders for the trade body to adopt a position on the impact of shale gas drilling.
Lenders have welcomed a consultation by the FCA on arrears.
The FCA has announced a consultation into mortgage arrears.
An increase in the number of failing marriages has caused a spike in demand for later life mortgage advice.
Teachers Building Society is offering two new fixed-rate mortgage products.
Bower has launched a training academy for advisors specialising in equity release.