How will the interest rate rise affect my mortgage?

Monday, 27th November, 2017

Well, it’s finally happened. We knew it was coming, of course; or at least we had an inkling. Those of you who follow the news may even say we had …Continue Reading


Three reasons to use a buy to let mortgage broker

Monday, 6th November, 2017

The buy-to-let mortgage market is booming – but not necessarily in the way you might think. In fact, it’s taken quite a pounding over recent years. The first attack came …Continue Reading


The buy to let mortgage goalposts have moved… again

Thursday, 28th September, 2017

Staying on top of the buy-to-let mortgage market has become a job in its own right. Some changes are small and relatively inconsequential – the inner workings, or behind the …Continue Reading


Mortgage wars: a battle that shouldn’t be fought on price alone

Wednesday, 13th September, 2017

The Telegraph recently published a story that focused on the ‘battle for mortgage customers’ and the intensification of a war that is seeing lenders cut both their rates and penalty …Continue Reading


Five reasons to use a mortgage broker

Tuesday, 22nd August, 2017

Regular readers will know that we tackle pretty much every topic related to applying for a mortgage; from the actual mortgage products themselves (buy to let mortgages, commercial mortgages, residential …Continue Reading


Complete Mortgages recruits ex-Countrywide highflier

Sunday, 20th August, 2017

Guildford mortgage broker, Complete Mortgages, has bolstered its rapidly expanding team of mortgage experts by recruiting one of Countrywide Mortgage Services’ most successful mortgage brokers. Lee Cousens, who joined Complete …Continue Reading


Mortgage rules have changed again, but don’t stress

Thursday, 20th July, 2017

Mortgage affordability has, once again, come under the spotlight following the Bank of England’s (BoE) decision to ‘tighten’ the UK’s mortgage lending criteria. Essentially, the affordability test, or ‘stress test’, …Continue Reading


Revisit, remortgage and save money

Thursday, 29th June, 2017

It’s funny. Everyone is always looking for a deal (myself included) and yet sometimes, even when the deal is right in front of him or her, they just can’t see …Continue Reading


Godalming tops UK list of biggest property price risers

Tuesday, 20th June, 2017

Firstly, and on a purely personal level, I have to point out my satisfaction with the recent announcement that Godalming has been crowned top of the charts* when it comes …Continue Reading


Robo-mortgage advisers… whatever next?

Thursday, 8th June, 2017

Now, before reading any further I should point out that, like most people, I too use a series of apps to help make my life that little bit easier. From …Continue Reading