How to get the most from your mortgage broker

How to get the most from your mortgage broker

There are many good reasons to use a mortgage broker… a key one being the chance to save money. However, make sure you’ve got all your paperwork prepared so that they can secure the best deal for you. Why use a mortgage broker instead of going directly to a lender? We...
Can you get a mortgage on maternity leave?

Can you get a mortgage on maternity leave?

Some lenders will lend to a person on maternity leave but it’s important to be clear about your income and future plans. You may think that getting a mortgage could be impossible if you’re currently on maternity leave. Fortunately, this is not the case. While there...
Remortgaging and product transfers

Remortgaging and product transfers

Remortgaging and product transfers are not the same. What’s the difference and which one is likely to be best for you? It depends on your situation. Here’s a quick guide. If your fixed-rate mortgage deal is coming to an end soon, you may be thinking of remortgaging,...
Paperwork needed for your mortgage application

Paperwork needed for your mortgage application

Are you about to apply for a mortgage? Getting your paperwork in order for your mortgage application is a good first step, but what documents do you need and how far back do you need to go when it comes to bank statements? Here’s a detailed list of everything...
Why now could be a good time to remortgage

Why now could be a good time to remortgage

Wondering if you should be considering trying to get a better deal on your mortgage? It’s certainly worth looking at to see if it would benefit you to switch to a new lender. You might have heard that the Bank of England’s base rate – the bank’s set interest...