Author Archives: Mark Dyason

Chancellor announces new Covid-19 economic support – everything you need to know

Back in July, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a second range of measures designed to protect the economy through the Covid-19 pandemic. His next update was scheduled to be the Autumn Statement in the coming weeks. However, given the newly imposed … Continue reading

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Why potential tax changes mean it’s time to consider limited company Buy to Let

Supporting the UK through lockdown has cost the government hundreds of billions of pounds. So, in the coming months and years, it’s likely that the Chancellor will have to make some tough taxation and spending decisions as he tries to … Continue reading

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Revealed: Where to buy student Buy to Let property to generate great rental yields

Right now, many students are heading off to university and settling into their term-time homes. Finding good quality accommodation grows harder every year, thanks to a steadily increasing student population. In fact, according to UCAS, the number of undergraduate applicants … Continue reading

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Mortgage payment holidays are ending – here’s everything you need to know

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted the finances of millions of households across the UK. With many sectors hit hard, the furlough scheme has supported jobs while the government made a range of grants and loans available to aid businesses through … Continue reading

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Can I get a mortgage if I’ve been furloughed? Here’s what you need to know

At the end of July, approximately 9.5 million jobs from 1.2 million different employers were furloughed in the UK as part of the government’s Job Retention Scheme. If you’re currently furloughed, you might be worried about your chances of getting … Continue reading

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Need a self-employed mortgage? Here are 3 great tips

At the end of 2019, there were more than five million self-employed workers in the UK. While working for yourself offers many benefits, dealing with the financial aspects of running your own business can sometimes be a challenge – particularly … Continue reading

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What is the Stamp Duty holiday and what does it mean for you?

In recent months, the government have unveiled a range of measures designed to support the economy through the coronavirus crisis. From the furlough scheme to discounts for eating out, the Chancellor has been forced to come up with a range … Continue reading

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Only Connor McLeod of the clan McLeod could claim immortality – You need Life Insurance

So why don’t more people read about Life & Insurance and Income Protection All together now “Who wants to live foreveeeer, who wants….” I also notice I have used the past tense about being immortal, however all joking aside, it … Continue reading

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Today’s Bank Base Rise

Well after 10 years it finally happened – the Bank of England have put the Bank Base Rate up. The Bank Base Rate only went up by 0.25% but this is a good time to get your mortgage & other … Continue reading

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Where can I get a 95% mortgage?

Where to find a 95% mortgage – by Mark Dyason The market 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 a 95% mortgage, … Continue reading

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