HSBC does U-turn and allows Law Society-accredited firms onto panel

May 2012
Mortgage Strategy;5/21/2012, p008
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The article reports on the decision of HSBC to allow all firms that are accredited by The Law Society to be on its conveyancing panel, reversing a previous decision in January 2012. The previous decision caused fears that it would increase costs for consumers as they could end up paying for two solicitors. It is noted that HSBC abandoned its previous decision in response to feedback from customers and solicitors.


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