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Offerings As a consequence of COVID 19, some lenders have restricted their product offerings and even temporarily withdrawn from various finance and mortgage […]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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Second Charge Mortgages show healthy growth

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

A recent report issued by the Finance and Leasing Association (FLA) indicated that in the 12 months to the end of November 2019 the total number of new second charge mortgages issued was in excess of 27,700, which represented a 19 percent increase. Furthermore, the total amount advanced during the same period was approximately £1.2bn, […]

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Is Buy to Let property investment here to stay?

Friday, January 24th, 2020

In a recent report from Perrys Chartered Accountants, approximately three out of four people surveyed indicated that despite what many viewed as a stagnant property market, the buy to let sector still represented a very real investment opportunity.** Interestingly, of the millennials surveyed, the percentage was slightly higher with around 80% agreeing that the buy […]

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Who is providing advice to the bank of mum and dad?

Friday, December 6th, 2019

The injection of capital from parents and grandparents to help the younger generations get onto or climb the property ladder appears to have become ‘par for the course’ in today’s climate, but who is providing professional mortgage advice to those giving this financial support? Mortgage advisers could easily find themselves in a difficult position where […]

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Credit impaired homebuyers likely to need more help

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

According to research carried out recently by YouGov (the British international internet-based market research and data analytics firm, headquartered in the UK), approximately 1.25m people who were categorised as ‘credit impaired’ or having ‘adverse credit’ are considering purchasing a property during the next 12 months.  The terms ‘credit impaired mortgage’ and ‘adverse credit mortgage’ are […]

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Second Charge Mortgages – they may just be the solution you need!

Friday, October 25th, 2019

Despite the fact that for a number of years second charge mortgages have now been under the same regulatory framework as mortgages, many advisers still regard the use of the former as an option that they will only explore if a remortgage or further advance from the existing mortgage provider is not possible. Consider all […]

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