Category Archives: Edinburgh Mortgage Advice

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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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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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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