Kitchen renovations: how to get a loan for UK’s most popular home improvement

Kitchen renovations: how to get a loan for UK’s most popular home improvement

22-August-2019
22-August-2019 19:21
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Kitchen renovations: how to get a loan for UK’s most popular home improvement

Remodelled kitchens and bathrooms, loft extensions and garden makeovers… Which building works add most to the value of your property, and what&...

How To Get Development Finance For Property In Manchester

How To Get Development Finance For Property In Manchester

19-August-2019
19-August-2019 11:29
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get Development Finance For Property In Manchester

From NOMA and Angel Meadows to Ancoats and Murray Mills, Spinningfields and across to Greengate, crane surveys and planning approvals show that the po...

Living In Jersey? How To Get A UK Mortgage

Living In Jersey? How To Get A UK Mortgage

19-August-2019
19-August-2019 11:22
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Living In Jersey? How To Get A UK Mortgage

Property prices on the island are double those in the UK, and supply is strictly limited. Put your flat-rate-taxed salary to work investing back ...

Property investors: top tips from a successful developer

Property investors: top tips from a successful developer

06-August-2019
06-August-2019 14:10
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Property investors: top tips from a successful developer

You could build a lifestyle business with a few rental properties or renovation. Or you could decide to make some serious money. Linda Martin has bee...

How to get a business loan

How to get a business loan

24-July-2019
24-July-2019 11:52
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a business loan

Building up stock, refitting premises, buying vehicles... if your business is going to grow and thrive you'll need more finance than you can gene...

Finance a major home renovation: how to buy with a bridging loan, then get a mortgage

Finance a major home renovation: how to buy with a bridging loan, then get a mortgage

18-July-2019
18-July-2019 20:56
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Finance a major home renovation: how to buy with a bridging loan, then get a mortgage

Don’t let your home renovator’s dream turn into a finance nightmare. We’ll walk you through an example of how to use short-term fina...

How To Get A High Income Multiple Mortgage

How To Get A High Income Multiple Mortgage

18-July-2019
18-July-2019 16:17
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A High Income Multiple Mortgage

With property prices rising steeply in the most popular parts of the UK has meant that that even mid-career professionals are eager to know if they mi...

Seafarers UK Mortgages: A Complete FREE Guide

Seafarers UK Mortgages: A Complete FREE Guide

17-July-2019
17-July-2019 11:02
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Seafarers UK Mortgages: A Complete FREE Guide

When is an expatriate borrower not an expat? When they’re ships’ crew… It’s complicated enough applying for a mortgage to bu...

How to Get a UK Mortgage If You’re A UK Expat In Japan

How to Get a UK Mortgage If You’re A UK Expat In Japan

15-July-2019
15-July-2019 16:37
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to Get a UK Mortgage If You’re A UK Expat In Japan

The numbers of expats living and working in Japan are growing every year (two million of you now: the highest since the late 1950s). If you want a foo...

Bridging Loan For Farmer To Redevelop Barn Into Holiday Let In Scotland

Bridging Loan For Farmer To Redevelop Barn Into Holiday Let In Scotland

15-July-2019
15-July-2019 13:23
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Bridging Loan For Farmer To Redevelop Barn Into Holiday Let In Scotland

Scottish farmers and crofters are facing challenging times, and most landowners will be thinking creatively about how to maximise income from redundan...

Can I get a mortgage for 5 or 6 times my salary?

Can I get a mortgage for 5 or 6 times my salary?

15-July-2019
15-July-2019 12:29
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Can I get a mortgage for 5 or 6 times my salary?

It’s not just hard-pressed first-time buyers who are keen to maximise the borrowing potential of their earnings, in order to get a toe-hold on t...

5 Top Tips For UK Expats Getting A Buy To Let Mortgage

5 Top Tips For UK Expats Getting A Buy To Let Mortgage

15-July-2019
15-July-2019 10:15
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by Jennifer Stevenson
5 Top Tips For UK Expats Getting A Buy To Let Mortgage

You want to invest in the UK: you’re a UK national, this is familiar territory, so it ought to be straightforward – right? Not necessaril...

Finance for Scottish developers renovating uninhabitable homes

Finance for Scottish developers renovating uninhabitable homes

12-July-2019
12-July-2019 11:23
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Finance for Scottish developers renovating uninhabitable homes

The scandal of dilapidated houses standing empty while families are homeless is a source of great frustration to developers keen to buy them up, fix t...

Living In Dubai? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

Living In Dubai? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

12-July-2019
12-July-2019 11:23
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Living In Dubai? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

A generous expat salary: tax-free. British banks should be falling over themselves to offer you a mortgage on a UK property. But there are obstacles f...

Property development finance: 5 ways a specialist broker can find you a better deal

Property development finance: 5 ways a specialist broker can find you a better deal

11-July-2019
11-July-2019 16:16
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Property development finance: 5 ways a specialist broker can find you a better deal

When you’re looking for a significant amount of finance, small variations in costings and loan terms can be very expensive. Here’s how an ...

How To Get A Bridging Loan For A London Property

How To Get A Bridging Loan For A London Property

10-July-2019
10-July-2019 9:41
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Bridging Loan For A London Property

In the UK’s most competitive property market there’s still a need for fast, flexible financing for property purchases. House prices may be...

How To Get A UK Mortgage If You’re A UK National Living In Guernsey

How To Get A UK Mortgage If You’re A UK National Living In Guernsey

09-July-2019
09-July-2019 17:55
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A UK Mortgage If You’re A UK National Living In Guernsey

Your generously flat-rate-taxed income gives you buying-power that can be sadly under-utilised in the very limited property market on the island. Many...

Can I get a second charge mortgage if I’m self-employed?

Can I get a second charge mortgage if I’m self-employed?

08-July-2019
08-July-2019 17:38
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Can I get a second charge mortgage if I’m self-employed?

You’ve seen the ads: apparently you’re "asset rich, cash poor" if you’re a homeowner who’s strapped for cash. And you can get ...

Can I Get A Bridging Loan To Pay Inheritance Tax?

Can I Get A Bridging Loan To Pay Inheritance Tax?

03-July-2019
03-July-2019 20:40
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Can I Get A Bridging Loan To Pay Inheritance Tax?

Yes – this is precisely the kind of situation where bridge finance can be the solution you need to some of the administrative iss...

How To Use Short-Term Finance To Buy A House

How To Use Short-Term Finance To Buy A House

03-July-2019
03-July-2019 19:50
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Use Short-Term Finance To Buy A House

Or: Get Big House Money - Fast. If you’re keen to purchase, but the asset you need to sell hasn't found a buyer yet, a bridging l...

5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Development For The First Time

5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Development For The First Time

03-July-2019
03-July-2019 19:39
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by Jennifer Stevenson
5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Development For The First Time

Property development and buy-to-let have proven to be profitable investments for the past 20 years. There are now over 2.5 million property investors ...

British expat? Yes, we can get you a UK mortgage

British expat? Yes, we can get you a UK mortgage

26-June-2019
26-June-2019 19:33
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by Jennifer Stevenson
British expat? Yes, we can get you a UK mortgage

A work-hard play-hard lifestyle: power-boats-and-brunching is hard to beat. But no-one really imagines the UAE is the ideal place to start a family. O...

Moving To Germany? Use A Bridging Loan To Fund Your Home Purchase Quickly

Moving To Germany? Use A Bridging Loan To Fund Your Home Purchase Quickly

25-June-2019
25-June-2019 20:38
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by Admin
Moving To Germany? Use A Bridging Loan To Fund Your Home Purchase Quickly

If you’re relocating to Europe you need to be able to complete a purchase quickly to secure your new home. Waiting for your UK property to sell ...

Getting a UK mortgage as a British expat: what are my chances?

Getting a UK mortgage as a British expat: what are my chances?

25-June-2019
25-June-2019 19:17
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Getting a UK mortgage as a British expat: what are my chances?

When you were in the UK, lenders were tripping over themselves to offer you a mortgage to buy your home. But now you’re living and working ...

How To Get A Renovation Mortgage

How To Get A Renovation Mortgage

20-June-2019
20-June-2019 17:46
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Renovation Mortgage

Home owners and developers should choose the finance for their renovation projects as carefully as they choose the design, their builder, the material...

How To Get A UK Mortgage For British Expats Living In Dubai

How To Get A UK Mortgage For British Expats Living In Dubai

12-June-2019
12-June-2019 9:16
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A UK Mortgage For British Expats Living In Dubai

The sterling buying-power of the dirham combined with a national housing shortage in the UK: the British property market is a natural choice for expat...

How To Get A Large Mortgage Loan

How To Get A Large Mortgage Loan

11-June-2019
11-June-2019 11:26
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Large Mortgage Loan

At the beginning of 2018, almost 3 per cent of the UK’s housing stock came with a price tag of more than a million pounds. Homes and rental prop...

Get a bridging loan to buy and renovate a property to sell

Get a bridging loan to buy and renovate a property to sell

06-June-2019
06-June-2019 11:31
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Get a bridging loan to buy and renovate a property to sell

Purchasing and developing a property with a view to selling it on can provide healthy returns: if you have affordable finance, buy at the ri...

Looking for property finance on the Cote d'Azur? How to access mortgage and short-term development funding

Looking for property finance on the Cote d'Azur? How to access mortgage and short-term development funding

04-June-2019
04-June-2019 18:58
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Looking for property finance on the Cote d'Azur? How to access mortgage and short-term development funding

Owning property on the Côte d'Azur, or the French Riviera (as it’s known to the English) buys a share in the most famous address in the wo...

How To Remortgage Your London Home To A New Lender

How To Remortgage Your London Home To A New Lender

01-June-2019
01-June-2019 20:37
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by Admin
How To Remortgage Your London Home To A New Lender

The current talk is all of a hike in interest rates. Isn’t it always? Just as we find it hard to enjoy good weather without gloomily forecasting...

How To Get A Construction Loan If You Are A First Time Developer

How To Get A Construction Loan If You Are A First Time Developer

01-June-2019
01-June-2019 20:36
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by Admin
How To Get A Construction Loan If You Are A First Time Developer

Finance companies exist to lend money to individuals and companies with a view to making the best return possible over the shortest space of time...

How to get a professional mortgage

How to get a professional mortgage

01-June-2019
01-June-2019 20:36
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by Admin
How to get a professional mortgage

What are professional mortgages? Professional mortgages are a special kind of mortgage product offered by some lenders that are aimed towards t...

Buying A Home In London - How To Use A Bridging Loan To Beat The Competition

Buying A Home In London - How To Use A Bridging Loan To Beat The Competition

01-June-2019
01-June-2019 20:35
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by Admin
Buying A Home In London - How To Use A Bridging Loan To Beat The Competition

Competition for house buying in London is cutthroat - even at prices well above the national average. To give themselves the best chanc...

Living In Singapore? 4 Ways A UK Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

Living In Singapore? 4 Ways A UK Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

01-June-2019
01-June-2019 20:34
in General
by Admin
Living In Singapore? 4 Ways A UK Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo – regardless of where you are in Asia right now, if you’re a UK ex-pat and living or working there then invest...

How to get AirBnB buy to let mortgage finance

How to get AirBnB buy to let mortgage finance

22-May-2019
22-May-2019 19:41
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get AirBnB buy to let mortgage finance

With UK rental returns shrinking for the first time in five years, BTL landlords are looking at Airbnb-style short-term lets for higher yields. Curre...

How to get a large home improvement loan

How to get a large home improvement loan

21-May-2019
21-May-2019 19:34
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a large home improvement loan

When the property market looks uncertain, many homeowners choose to stay put and improve rather than sell-up to upgrade. Adding value to your home whi...

How to get a second charge mortgage on a buy to let property to raise capital

How to get a second charge mortgage on a buy to let property to raise capital

16-May-2019
16-May-2019 18:18
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a second charge mortgage on a buy to let property to raise capital

A recent poll of UK property investors by MT Finance revealed that 80% plan to expand their property portfolios in 2019 - despite a background of Brex...

Bridging Loan To Buy A House - Example Of How It Works

Bridging Loan To Buy A House - Example Of How It Works

14-May-2019
14-May-2019 17:06
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Bridging Loan To Buy A House - Example Of How It Works

If you've found the property you want to buy and need to move quickly, bridging finance is now a mainstream form of finance that a wide range of ...

How To Get A Residential Mortgage On A UK Property If You Are An Expat Or Foreign National

How To Get A Residential Mortgage On A UK Property If You Are An Expat Or Foreign National

14-May-2019
14-May-2019 15:57
in General
by Admin
How To Get A Residential Mortgage On A UK Property If You Are An Expat Or Foreign National

If you're living and working abroad, there may be a number of reasons why you may be looking for finance for a property in the UK For UK Expat...

Bridging loan interest rates drop to lowest levels as lending rises

Bridging loan interest rates drop to lowest levels as lending rises

14-May-2019
14-May-2019 15:18
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Bridging loan interest rates drop to lowest levels as lending rises

Bridging finance is now cheaper than it’s been for the past four years, and the biggest growth in borrowers has been amongst those getting finan...

How does property development finance work

How does property development finance work

09-May-2019
09-May-2019 11:42
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How does property development finance work

Property developers need finance tailored to the requirements of purchasing a building site and paying for ongoing building works. Funds must be swift...

Non-residents buying homes in the UK could be hit with 1 per cent increase in stamp duty

Non-residents buying homes in the UK could be hit with 1 per cent increase in stamp duty

03-May-2019
03-May-2019 18:17
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Non-residents buying homes in the UK could be hit with 1 per cent increase in stamp duty

Estate agents are advising British expat and foreign buyers to brace themselves for possible increases of 1% on top of the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) ...

How To Get A Second Charge Mortgage To Raise Capital Using Equity In Your Home

How To Get A Second Charge Mortgage To Raise Capital Using Equity In Your Home

01-May-2019
01-May-2019 10:33
in General
by Admin
How To Get A Second Charge Mortgage To Raise Capital Using Equity In Your Home

What is a second charge mortgage? A second charge mortgage, which is sometimes known as a secured loan or homeowner loan, is a type of loan that sits...

Living in Hong Kong? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

Living in Hong Kong? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

30-April-2019
30-April-2019 15:08
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Living in Hong Kong? 4 Ways A British Expat Can Get A UK Mortgage

Work hard, get paid well… Even on local plus rather than an expat salary package, your low tax means you’ll be looking for somewhere secu...

How to get a fast second charge mortgage

How to get a fast second charge mortgage

25-April-2019
25-April-2019 18:33
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a fast second charge mortgage

You can access the equity in property you own – your home, a holiday property, a rental property or commercial premises – to raise money f...

How to get low cost bridging finance for a London property

How to get low cost bridging finance for a London property

16-April-2019
16-April-2019 19:31
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get low cost bridging finance for a London property

London property is the most highly stressed market in the UK: highly geared buyers driving prices up during buoyant markets, limited supply creating p...

Property development project behind schedule? How to refinance to avoid penalty rates

Property development project behind schedule? How to refinance to avoid penalty rates

15-April-2019
15-April-2019 12:29
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Property development project behind schedule? How to refinance to avoid penalty rates

Good planning and rigorous project management can’t insure against a month of torrential rain, or a key supplier failing to deliver. A third o...

How to get development exit finance as your building project nears completion

How to get development exit finance as your building project nears completion

11-April-2019
11-April-2019 14:07
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get development exit finance as your building project nears completion

When a property development project is coming towards the end of its agreed term of finance, unexpected delays in finishing the build, or finalising s...

Mortgages for doctors: finance to suit the medical profession

Mortgages for doctors: finance to suit the medical profession

08-April-2019
08-April-2019 17:26
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Mortgages for doctors: finance to suit the medical profession

Significant investment in your career, with training contracts lasting into your mid-30s, diverse career paths and complex earnings… doctors fa...

How To Get A Bridging Loan In Scotland

How To Get A Bridging Loan In Scotland

05-April-2019
05-April-2019 12:18
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Bridging Loan In Scotland

Peak Scottish house prices reported by the Your Move house price index in November 2018 put house price growth in England, Wales & North...

UK Mortgages For Expats In Monaco

UK Mortgages For Expats In Monaco

04-April-2019
04-April-2019 17:47
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
UK Mortgages For Expats In Monaco

Even non-doms want to sleep in their own beds when they do their Christmas shopping in London. And hard-working expats further down the payscale in th...

How To Get A Bridging Loan To Purchase A New House

How To Get A Bridging Loan To Purchase A New House

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 15:30
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Bridging Loan To Purchase A New House

How can a bridging loan help me? A bridge loan is a type of short term finance that can be used to temporarily "bridge" the gap between the sale and ...

How To Get A Barrister Mortgage

How To Get A Barrister Mortgage

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 13:43
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A Barrister Mortgage

Independent barristers present a challenge to mortgage lenders. As a highly qualified professional with excellent income growth potential you’re...

How To Get Commercial Bridging Finance

How To Get Commercial Bridging Finance

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 11:00
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get Commercial Bridging Finance

You’re a successful small-business owner running a busy hairdressing salon. The lease on your premises is coming to an end, and you could be loo...

London remortgage activity hits 9-year high

London remortgage activity hits 9-year high

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 10:59
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
London remortgage activity hits 9-year high

London home owners are hunting for better mortgage deals: remortgage activity in London increased by more than 23% year-on-year in the three months to...

5 Top Tips For Hong Kong Expats Looking For Mortgages In The UK

5 Top Tips For Hong Kong Expats Looking For Mortgages In The UK

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 10:58
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
5 Top Tips For Hong Kong Expats Looking For Mortgages In The UK

1 Keep your UK bank account open and keep it active And keep using your UK credit card. British-based lenders will be looking at your credit rating i...

How To Get Development Finance To Develop Property In London

How To Get Development Finance To Develop Property In London

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 10:57
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get Development Finance To Develop Property In London

Undeterred by “posh ghost towers” across the capital, entrepreneurial developers are still finding profitable opportunities for conversion...

How to get 100 percent JV property development funding

How to get 100 percent JV property development funding

01-April-2019
01-April-2019 10:23
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get 100 percent JV property development funding

A key success factor in the property development industry is a developer’s access to finance. Many of the most established developers will say t...

How do I get a bridging loan?

How do I get a bridging loan?

27-March-2019
27-March-2019 23:05
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How do I get a bridging loan?

The essential answers to the 5 first questions everybody asks about bridge finance. Are you looking for short-term property finance to bridge th...

How to get a large mortgage as a contractor: 5 top tips

How to get a large mortgage as a contractor: 5 top tips

26-March-2019
26-March-2019 19:14
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a large mortgage as a contractor: 5 top tips

If you’ve tried to get a mortgage in the past by approaching a high-street bank or building society, you probably found that you weren’t o...

UK Mortgage For US Citizens Buying Property In London

UK Mortgage For US Citizens Buying Property In London

20-March-2019
20-March-2019 19:19
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
UK Mortgage For US Citizens Buying Property In London

Britain’s Brexit stalemate has been excellent news for overseas investors in the London property market. The weakening of sterling over the past...

What is the best loan to get for home improvements?

What is the best loan to get for home improvements?

20-March-2019
20-March-2019 17:25
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
What is the best loan to get for home improvements?

Home owners who are keen to upgrade their properties and add value to them have a variety options for paying for renovations.  1 Pay for buildin...

Can I borrow against a property with no mortgage?

Can I borrow against a property with no mortgage?

12-March-2019
12-March-2019 19:27
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Can I borrow against a property with no mortgage?

Are you in the happy position of owning your home (or an investment property) outright: you bought with cash, or you’ve fully paid off your mort...

Buy To Let landlord? How to raise finance on multiple properties

Buy To Let landlord? How to raise finance on multiple properties

06-March-2019
06-March-2019 20:04
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Buy To Let landlord? How to raise finance on multiple properties

You can just sit back and watch your rental income coming in. But the most successful landlords make their property equity work hard for them. Ongoin...

How do I get a mortgage in retirement?

How do I get a mortgage in retirement?

05-March-2019
05-March-2019 17:44
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How do I get a mortgage in retirement?

If you need to pay off an interest-only mortgage, or you want to make use of the equity you’ve built up in your property, it’s now increas...

Bridging Loan FAQs

Bridging Loan FAQs

28-February-2019
28-February-2019 15:29
in Bridging Finance
by Admin
Bridging Loan FAQs

Can you get one, how much will it cost, how can you repay it…  8 key questions in our quick guide to short-term property finance...

Buy To Let Landlord? How to use a second charge mortgage to raise finance on your property portfolio

Buy To Let Landlord? How to use a second charge mortgage to raise finance on your property portfolio

27-February-2019
27-February-2019 19:16
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Buy To Let Landlord? How to use a second charge mortgage to raise finance on your property portfolio

The majority of landlords are going for growth in 2019 – despite market uncertainties. All they need is the finance. Yes, UK landlords have bee...

What is top slicing in buy to let mortgage borrowing?

What is top slicing in buy to let mortgage borrowing?

14-February-2019
14-February-2019 16:29
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
What is top slicing in buy to let mortgage borrowing?

And how can it help your application for a mortgage to buy a rental property? The origin of the term is lost in the mists of time (or charcuterie), b...

How to use short term finance to buy a house

How to use short term finance to buy a house

12-February-2019
12-February-2019 19:10
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to use short term finance to buy a house

If you’re keen to buy, but waiting for a property to sell, or a mortgage to be approved, a short-term bridging loan turns you into a cash buyer ...

A 10 year fixed rate mortgage with no exit penalties after 5 years

A 10 year fixed rate mortgage with no exit penalties after 5 years

07-February-2019
07-February-2019 9:47
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
A 10 year fixed rate mortgage with no exit penalties after 5 years

Hard to believe, but true. The certainty of a long-term fixed rate mortgage has always been attractive, but the hefty penalties if home owners need to...

Secured loan for home improvements using equity in your house

Secured loan for home improvements using equity in your house

06-February-2019
06-February-2019 19:06
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Secured loan for home improvements using equity in your house

Homeowners can access funding to pay for value-adding home improvements and renovations (or a variety of other purposes) by using the value locked awa...

Mortgages For Multi-Unit Properties

Mortgages For Multi-Unit Properties

29-January-2019
29-January-2019 18:52
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Mortgages For Multi-Unit Properties

You have the opportunity to purchase a large residential building as a rental property. Do you renovate and let it as a House in Multiple Occupation, ...

How to get a large mortgage with multiple income sources

How to get a large mortgage with multiple income sources

24-January-2019
24-January-2019 18:34
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a large mortgage with multiple income sources

If you’re a high earner you expect your income to get you access to substantial property finance on flexible terms. You don't want to be locked ...

UK Expat in Bahamas? How to get a mortgage on a UK property

UK Expat in Bahamas? How to get a mortgage on a UK property

23-January-2019
23-January-2019 9:50
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
UK Expat in Bahamas? How to get a mortgage on a UK property

Some lenders treat expat tax-free income as though it WOULD be subject to UK tax. And then take off another 25% for "currency fluctuations". Which cou...

Loan for Buy to Let in Need of Light Refurbishment Work

Loan for Buy to Let in Need of Light Refurbishment Work

14-January-2019
14-January-2019 17:42
in General
by Admin
Loan for Buy to Let in Need of Light Refurbishment Work

If you are looking to make any changes to your buy to let property, you may need to complete some refurbishment work.  You may wish to carry out...

Sales of £10 million plus homes increase with Brexit uncertainty

Sales of £10 million plus homes increase with Brexit uncertainty

10-January-2019
10-January-2019 19:05
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Sales of £10 million plus homes increase with Brexit uncertainty

Brexit dithering may have been bad for British business, but it’s only been good news for the super-prime UK residential property market. The s...

How to get finance to buy an Uninhabitable property

How to get finance to buy an Uninhabitable property

08-January-2019
08-January-2019 19:00
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get finance to buy an Uninhabitable property

It’s the bargain of the century: the wreck which could be your dream home. Or it’s the profitable "doer-upper" to renovate-and-rent-out, o...

How a 2nd Charge Mortgage Gets Completed Within Two Days

How a 2nd Charge Mortgage Gets Completed Within Two Days

04-January-2019
04-January-2019 17:50
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How a 2nd Charge Mortgage Gets Completed Within Two Days

If you’re familiar with the weary wait for a high-street bank to approve your mortgage on a house-purchase, it can be a revelation how quickly s...

5 Key Questions When Buying And Renovating a Property To Sell

5 Key Questions When Buying And Renovating a Property To Sell

03-January-2019
03-January-2019 11:27
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
5 Key Questions When Buying And Renovating a Property To Sell

There are still good profits to be made in property renovation for wise developers who stay focused on the investment essentials and don’t get c...

How to get a property development loan

How to get a property development loan

13-December-2018
13-December-2018 16:59
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a property development loan

Whether you’re an experienced builder / developer with a strong track record, or a first-time developer who has acquired a site with excellent d...

Property Development Finance on the Isle of Wight

Property Development Finance on the Isle of Wight

12-December-2018
12-December-2018 13:52
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by Admin
Property Development Finance on the Isle of Wight

Securing the right finance is one of the main challenges that property developers face. For developers in the Isle of Wight getting property developm...

Development Finance Options For Inexperienced Property Developers

Development Finance Options For Inexperienced Property Developers

10-December-2018
10-December-2018 11:09
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by Admin
Development Finance Options For Inexperienced Property Developers

One of the biggest challenges that new property developers face is accessing enough money to finance their project. Getting the right finance in pla...

How to get a mortgage for a mixed-use country estate

How to get a mortgage for a mixed-use country estate

04-December-2018
04-December-2018 13:35
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a mortgage for a mixed-use country estate

Acres of countryside are very nice to own, but many buyers get just as excited about the potential of outbuildings and cottages. The problem is: mortg...

How much does a bridging loan cost?

How much does a bridging loan cost?

29-November-2018
29-November-2018 20:40
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How much does a bridging loan cost?

Possibly less than you think. And if it buys the property you want, at the right price because you’re able to act quickly, it can save you money...

How to get a refurbishment mortgage

How to get a refurbishment mortgage

27-November-2018
27-November-2018 16:18
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How to get a refurbishment mortgage

Are you looking for a loan to buy a property that needs major renovations: either to sell on, let out, or to live in yourself? Standard mortgages won&...

How Fast Can I Get a Bridging Loan

How Fast Can I Get a Bridging Loan

27-November-2018
27-November-2018 8:59
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by Admin
How Fast Can I Get a Bridging Loan

With not enough houses in the UK to meet the demand of the ever growing population, it's more competitive than ever for buyers when it comes to secu...

High-altitude funding: specialist property development finance for the French Alps

High-altitude funding: specialist property development finance for the French Alps

20-November-2018
20-November-2018 19:13
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by Jennifer Stevenson
High-altitude funding: specialist property development finance for the French Alps

Regardless of the snow report, the forecast is good for property investment in those French ski resorts which are determined to have the edge on their...

What Is A Bridging Loan ?

What Is A Bridging Loan ?

08-November-2018
08-November-2018 14:36
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
What Is A Bridging Loan ?

Can you get finance, how much will it cost, how can you repay the loan? Key questions in our guide to bridging loans. What is a bridging loan? A...

Homeowners choosing to improve, not move

Homeowners choosing to improve, not move

02-November-2018
02-November-2018 17:20
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Homeowners choosing to improve, not move

High house prices and the cost of stamp duty are encouraging UK homeowners to invest in home improvements rather than move house. More than half of ho...

Converting a care home into residential flats or HMO: find the finance you need

Converting a care home into residential flats or HMO: find the finance you need

31-October-2018
31-October-2018 16:40
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Converting a care home into residential flats or HMO: find the finance you need

Substantial buildings in desirable locations. Good access, wide corridors, lots of plumbing and bathrooms (often en-suite)… It’s possible...

How To Get A Business Bridging Loan

How To Get A Business Bridging Loan

29-October-2018
29-October-2018 18:06
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by Admin
How To Get A Business Bridging Loan

As a business if you are looking to complete any commercial transaction you will need readily available finance. Unless you are willing to invest a po...

How To Get A UK Expat Buy To Let Mortgage

How To Get A UK Expat Buy To Let Mortgage

26-October-2018
26-October-2018 15:34
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by Jennifer Stevenson
How To Get A UK Expat Buy To Let Mortgage

The last few years have been tough for British expats who want to purchase or remortgage a buy-to-let property in the UK. This is because there have b...

Living in Singapore, buying in London? British expats: here’s how to get UK property finance

Living in Singapore, buying in London? British expats: here’s how to get UK property finance

25-October-2018
25-October-2018 18:40
in General
by Jennifer Stevenson
Living in Singapore, buying in London? British expats: here’s how to get UK property finance

The hidden costs of expatriate life can jump up to bite you when you go looking for finance on a property back in the UK. Those competitive mortgage r...

Meeting the property finance experts: clients and lenders get round the table

Meeting the property finance experts: clients and lenders get round the table

23-October-2018
23-October-2018 12:24
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Meeting the property finance experts: clients and lenders get round the table

A high-level summit discussed on-the ground property finance needs last week: Clifton Private Finance brought together a group of clients with a panel...

UK expat mortgage checklist – what documents do I need?

UK expat mortgage checklist – what documents do I need?

10-October-2018
10-October-2018 11:36
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by Jennifer Stevenson
UK expat mortgage checklist – what documents do I need?

Are you an "expat"? Or do you need a "foreign national mortgage"? Understand the application process and provide all the documents you need for a...

Looking For Property Development Finance In Birmingham?

Looking For Property Development Finance In Birmingham?

01-October-2018
01-October-2018 15:36
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Looking For Property Development Finance In Birmingham?

Follow the smart money which is buying up Brum even before the first HS2 trains swish into Curzon Street in 2026. Three of the UK's top seven property...

Hot Property: The Top 5 UK Investment Hotspots For The Smart Money in 2018

Hot Property: The Top 5 UK Investment Hotspots For The Smart Money in 2018

21-September-2018
21-September-2018 17:49
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by Jennifer Stevenson
Hot Property: The Top 5 UK Investment Hotspots For The Smart Money in 2018

Investors and developers – re-programme your satnav and head north to make money, according to Property Week’s Hot Housing Index 2018. Tow...

How Long Is A Bridging Loan For?

How Long Is A Bridging Loan For?

20-September-2018
20-September-2018 18:22
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
How Long Is A Bridging Loan For?

For as long as you need it, and as short a time as possible. This is an expensive form of borrowing which is extremely useful for its intended pu...

5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Finance For The First Time

5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Finance For The First Time

20-September-2018
20-September-2018 10:10
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by Jennifer Stevenson
5 Ways To Get Into UK Property Finance For The First Time

There are now over 2.5 million property investors in the UK, as more and more people consider property development as an affordable and depe...

Meet The Property Finance Experts

Meet The Property Finance Experts

18-September-2018
18-September-2018 15:57
in Bridging Finance
by Jennifer Stevenson
Meet The Property Finance Experts

Meet The Experts   A round table event with our in house team of expert brokers & carefully selected sponsors: Topic: Bridging, Commer...