Does Help to Buy really help first time buyers?
Getting onto the housing ladder feels impossible to many unless you are fortunate enough to benefit from the bank of mum and dad. Without this luxury, especially if you are in rented accommodation, then saving for a substantial deposit after…Read More
Brexit helping Remortgaging?
With Brexit now delayed until the last quarter of 2019 many homeowners, with mortgages, are highly concerned about the effect on Brexit when it comes to the cost of their monthly mortgage payments. As an independent mortgage broker, we keep…Read More
When will you be mortgage-free?
What an incredible thought, being mortgage-free? Sadly, for most of us, this is a pipe-dream in the foreseeable future – but some feel otherwise! On average, a younger generation mortgage borrower who is 34 feels optimistic that they will be…Read More
Buying Your Child’s First Home
When I purchased my first property it was a two-bedroom flat and I think it cost me £30k. This was back in 1997. Things are far different now with increased house prices far outstripping wage increases, meaning our poor kids…Read More