Trussle are Cooke & Co Estate and Letting agents digital mortgage broker to help streamline your home buying process.
Cooke & Co Estate and Letting Agents has partnered with Trussle, the UK’s first online mortgage broker, in order to make home buying and financing much easier for their customers.
Using smart technology, Trussle is able to provide their service for free to most customers, giving them the information they would need to make faster and more informed decisions when choosing a mortgage.
Trussle search over 90 lenders and 12,000 deals to find the mortgage that most suits the buyer’s needs, giving customers better certainty of securing the right deal.
Damien Cooke - Founder/Managing Director at Cooke & Co Estate and Letting Agents says: “We wanted to partner with Trussle because we believe that their innovative technology and service model will enhance our customer’s journey through the process of buying a property. It will make the process easier, and Trussle will also assist our customers to get into their new home in less time. We know that once a buyer has found the property they want, they are always eager to get the process underway and keys in their hand as soon as possible. The Trussle platform could reduce the time it takes to receive mortgage approval by between 40% and 50%*, and because the customers can apply online any time of the day, they do not have to wait for an appointment, they can apply straight away. Statistics show that only 40%** of mortgage applications take place during office hours, which shows that people want the convenience of being able to apply at a time that suits them best.”
He adds that if a customer would like to assess their affordability prior to viewing properties, they will be able to do so with Trussle’s Mortgage in Principle tool. The customer can open a Trussle account in a matter of minutes by filling out a fact find online or on the phone. The platform will access the customer’s data and Trussle will aim to provide same-day mortgage recommendations. Damien Cooke says that is not where the service ends, commenting: “the customer will be assigned a dedicated broker and case manager who will support and guide them through the process, providing additional information where required.”
He notes that for most, purchasing a property is the largest financial decision they will ever make, so it is important to be working with professionals who are able to guide them the process. “Having a partnership with a platform such as Trussle will help us to enhance our service offering to customers as they go through the journey that will have a massive financial impact to their lives,” Damien Cooke concludes.
Data sources :
* Conveyancing Association takes 45 days, Trussle takes 24
** Trussle MI data (In last 12 months (July 2020-July 2021), 48% of leads happen outside of 9-5)
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