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Where can I get a 95% mortgage?

Where to find a 95% mortgage – by Mark Dyason The Sherwood Mortgage Brokers has changed dramatically in the past decade and buyers with a small deposit can find it difficult to get the right loan, but can still find … Continue reading

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How can a first time buyer get a mortgage?

They say buying a house is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make, and for any first time buyer this is a daunting prospect. The mortgage market can be a difficult place to navigate and this is especially … Continue reading

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Save enough on a remortgage to pay for your summer holiday?

During the cold winter months our attention often turns to the summer – and the possibility of a holiday. Newspapers and TV stations are filled with images of sun-kissed locations but these getaways, especially with the whole family in tow, … Continue reading

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Right to Buy in Scotland

Help to buy is near enough finished in Scotland, however if you are still trying to get this sorted out, please give our specialist team a call. Anyone who is to make the purchase needs to be named on the … Continue reading

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Are you an Existing Birmingham Midshires or Scottish Widows Customer?

Looking for a new rate? We know how frustrating it can be if you call these Lloyds group lenders looking for a new rate only to be told that cannot help and you need to return to your broker. The … Continue reading

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Borrowing in to retirement

Making it easier to get a mortgage in to retirement: 2 major lenders (Halifax and Nationwide) have extended their criteria over the last 2 weeks to mean that if you want to look at borrowing in to retirement, indeed, up … Continue reading

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95% remortgages available

There has been lots of talk about the new Government Schemes helping people get on the ladder. But what about the people who are already on the ladder? Well we have a lender that can help people remortgage up to … Continue reading

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Help to Buy – The facts

Here are the facts about Help to Buy written in plain English to help you understand whether either of these finance schemes are right for you. Who is Help to Buy aimed at? Help to buy is aimed at those … Continue reading

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Mark in The Times about Help to Buy 2

Here is an article from the Times about Help to Buy 2 (the new Government back mortgage guarantee scheme). It essentially works as the HM Gov acting as a guarantor (in a limited capacity) for clients. Edinburgh Mortgage Advice in … Continue reading

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Why Nationwide’s large increase in profit is good news

Here is an article from the Daily Mail saying about Nationwide’s recent increase in profits and lending and Mark’s comments about why this is good news. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/money/markets/article-2507789/Nationwide-takes-fight-banks-profits-leap-155-mortgage-lending-soars-nearly-4billion-just-months.html

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