Lease extension basics

Lease extension basics: How to extend your leasehold

A leasehold property’s value is linked to how much of the lease is remaining. But, what should you do if it’s running out? Try to negotiate a lease extension.

How to finance a second home

How to easily finance a second home

Buying a holiday home to enjoy a slower pace of life can be easy. However, with many options available, trying to finance a second home can be confusing.

How does equity release work?

How does equity release work?

Over 55 and want access to the cash tied up in your home? You should consider equity release and two schemes are available. So how does equity release work?

Mortgage Application Declined

Mortgage application declined? Here’s what to do

Having a mortgage application declined may seem like your homeownership dream is over. However, there are several steps you can take to improve your chances.

When to remortgage your home and why you might want to

When to remortgage your home and why you might want to

If your introductory mortgage rate is ending, you’re likely wondering when to remortgage and if you should. Being on the right mortgage deal has many benefits.

mortgage application process

How long does the mortgage application process take?

A common question potential homeowners ask is how long is the mortgage application process? Sadly, there’s no standard answer but, you can speed up the process.

pay off your mortgage

Should you pay off your mortgage early?

There are a few things to consider when if you should pay off your mortgage. And while there’s no right or wrong answer, being debt free is a worthy goal.

Do I Need A Mortgage Broker

Do I need a mortgage broker?

Whether or not you’re applying for your first mortgage, a mortgage broker can help navigate the process. They’ll also help you secure the ideal home loan.

Rent vs Buy: Deciding on your best option

Rent vs Buy: Deciding on your best option

Deciding whether to rent vs buy isn’t an easy decision. However, understanding the positives and negatives of each is simple, making deciding easier.

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Did you know that there are hundreds of mortgage lenders? Many are only available through a mortgage broker. If you only approach your bank, you’re likely missing out on finding the best deal for you.


Regardless of whether you’re a first-time buyer or well on the way to the top of the property ladder, plenty of mortgage options are available.