Mortgages

A mortgage is likely to be the single largest financial commitment you ever make. There's a wide range of mortgage products out there, with varying interest rates and repayment options available.

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or any other debt secured on it.


Buying a home

Buying a home

Before you choose a specific deal, you need to decide what type of mortgage is the most appropriate for your needs.

Remortgages

Remortgages

Remortgaging means switching your mortgage to another deal with another lender without moving property.

First Time Buyers

First Time Buyers

People buying their first home often have specific needs when it comes to finding a mortgage. A range of mortgages exists specifically for this market sector.

Help to Buy and other government-backed schemes

Help to Buy and other government-backed schemes

The government has put in place a number of schemes to support house purchasers, such as Help to Buy.

Buy to Let Mortgages

Buy to Let Mortgages

These types of mortgages are designed for property investors and private landlords, who do not intend to live in the purchased property but will let property to tenants.

Flexible Mortgages

Flexible Mortgages

With options for overpayment and payment ‘holidays’, a flexible mortgage can make the traditional 25-year British mortgage look rather old-fashioned.

Mortgages

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