Are equity release mortgages good or bad?

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018

The simple answer to what is a rather broad question is that it all depends on where you are in life in terms of finance, goals and objectives. What can’t …Continue Reading


A stress-free mortgage zone

Tuesday, 27th November, 2018

It’s always bittersweet on reading research that indicates that the mortgage sector – and those working within it – could be doing better. It’s bitter in the sense that as …Continue Reading


A boost for first time buyer mortgage seekers

Saturday, 20th October, 2018

Interest rates have gone up, but so too have the chances of first time buyers getting a mortgage with a small deposit. Data from Moneyfacts has revealed that the average …Continue Reading


Should I remortgage?

Wednesday, 10th October, 2018

This is a question that we hear time and time again. Thankfully, as a Guildford mortgage broker, it is one that we can answer. However, before we get into the …Continue Reading


Beware the SVR mortgage trap

Tuesday, 2nd October, 2018

This definitely sounds more sinister than it really is, however the standard variable rate (SVR) mortgage trap surprisingly affects a high number of people every year. It’s a bit like …Continue Reading


The holiday let mortgage has well and truly checked in

Friday, 7th September, 2018

Buy to let mortgages for short-term holiday lets are no longer just a seasonal thing. In fact, it would seem that they’re here to stay – whatever the weather. Until …Continue Reading


How to increase your chances of getting a mortgage – part 2

Friday, 10th August, 2018

Following on from part one, which you can read here, part two continues with some of the more standard tips and pitfalls to be aware of – as well as …Continue Reading


How will the second interest rate rise affect my mortgage?

Tuesday, 7th August, 2018

After much speculation the second interest rate rise has happened. As of now, the interest rate is 0.75% following only the second rise by the Bank of England in a …Continue Reading


Second Countrywide broker joins Complete Mortgages

Monday, 6th August, 2018

Guildford mortgage broker, Complete Mortgages, has lured yet another high-flying mortgage specialist from the UK’s largest single mortgage brokerage, Countrywide, as part of its continued growth plan and following a …Continue Reading