UK House Prices Remain Strong Amidst a COVID-19 Affected Mortgage Market

Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

A recent house price index released by Nationwide has indicated that house prices remain strong and continue to grow month-on-month despite the uncertainties that have been brought to the fore by the coronavirus pandemic. * Volatile Market Conditions Make Professional Mortgage Advice Essential Mortgage products, criteria, rates, and availability have been volatile since the start […]

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Mortgage brokers to the rescue amidst turbulent market conditions

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

With mortgage rates, lender criteria, loan to value (LTV) availability and affordability assessments changing on an almost daily basis, it is highly likely that some customers would benefit from the assistance of a professional mortgage broker, like ourselves here at Caboodle Finance, to help secure their new mortgage. Prospective Borrowers Struggling In our experience, many […]

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Some UK Homeowners are Improving Instead of Moving

Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

Amidst the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, whilst some UK homebuyers and home movers have been enticed by the temporary stamp duty holiday, others have decided that improving their existing property might be a more attractive proposition than moving to a new house. Financing Home Improvements Once the initial decision has been made, it becomes […]

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Specialist lenders to prosper in a challenging buy to let market

Monday, September 28th, 2020

In life as well as in business, the best lessons are often learned during the most difficult and challenging times, and this sentiment certainly holds with respect to the mortgage market since the onset of the COVID 19 pandemic. With an array of new complexities and added considerations impacting mainstream lenders in recent months (together […]

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Demand for Mortgage Advice Likely to Increase Following Stamp Duty Freeze

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

The onset of Coronavirus has certainly created great uncertainty around the world, and it is true to say that in recent months the UK mortgage market has become a little more unpredictable too. A High Demand for Mortgages Conversely, the recently announced stamp duty freeze seems to have whetted would-be homeowner appetites and as a […]

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Are Mortgage Payment Holidays Really “Risk Free”?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

The mortgage market is about to enter a new phase following the end of the many mortgage payment holidays that were taken out by the millions of people who found themselves seriously impacted by COVID-19 during these difficult and unprecedented times. Are There Consequences to Payment Holidays? Although it was a Government initiative and reassurances […]

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Second Charge Mortgage Market Remains Resilient

Friday, June 26th, 2020

It is certainly true that all aspects of the property and mortgage market have been affected in some way by the lockdown and trading restrictions associated with the Coronavirus pandemic. Restricted Product Offerings As a consequence of COVID 19, some lenders have restricted their product offerings and even temporarily withdrawn from various finance and mortgage […]

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A Welcome Boost for Landlords in the Buy to Let Market.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

According to a recent survey undertaken by Hamptons in March this year, which indicated that tenancy renewals were at their highest since 2008, many buy to let landlords may have received a timely boost. * This is welcome news given that, following recent events, many believed that there would initially be high volatility in the […]

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Mortgage Advice Could be Crucial During Coronavirus Crisis

Monday, April 27th, 2020

As part of the financial rescue package offered by the Government in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, a mortgage payment holiday could be just the thing to help many thousands of people in what will be a very difficult period financially over the coming months. Thankfully the majority of mortgage lenders have played their […]

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Market competition grows for high loan-to-value mortgages

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

According to research released by Moneyfacts (a company that compiles data that is used throughout the UK Financial Industry), prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, those borrowers or potential homeowners with small deposits now have more product choice than they have had for nearly 12 months. 95% Mortgages This is great news for homebuyers who are […]

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Secured loan rates from 3.95% APRC, although we have plans available up to 29.9% APRC which allow us to assist customers with the most severe credit problems. The overall cost for comparison is 7.65% APRC. For secured loans a broker fee up to 10% of the loan amount borrowed may be payable on successful completion. A lender fee may also apply. The actual APRC available will depend on your circumstances. All loans are subject to status. Please ask for a personalised illustration.

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