Improve your success rate with underwriting

22 September 2022

Ben Fernandes


An online session with Ian Hall and Bret Mason

About the spotlight

Join us for our first Landbay Spotlight session, where you’ll have behind-the-scenes access to our underwriting team. You’ll come away with tips on managing the process efficiently and get a chance to ask any burning questions.

Explore everything buy-to-let in our interactive series led by experts from our product, sales and underwriting teams. Each session will cover a different topic and give you a chance to ask your burning questions.

Topics include:

  • Working with underwriting to beat current SLAs
  • Tips to improve your mortgage application success rate
  • Submitting your first case
  • Common problems faced when submitting complex BTL cases

Meet the speakers

Ian Hall

Ian Hall joined Landbay in June 2018 and has worked in the specialist buy-to-let market as a Business Development Manager, since 2005.

Prior to Landbay, Ian worked for Paragon and CHL Mortgages to provide essential support to brokers in the industry. Ian has detailed expertise in the buy-to-let sector and is dedicated to providing brokers with excellent customer service.

Brett Mason

Brett joined Landbay in February 2019 and has a wealth of experience in underwriting mortgages having been underwriting for over 20 years.

Prior to Landbay, Bret spent 14 years working at Barclay’s buy-to-let department as a Lending Manager. He then went on to work for the Bank of China, managing a small team and underwriting both BTL and residential mortgages.