The original independent mortgage broker
The original independent mortgage broker
John Charcol is the original independent mortgage broker. We have over 40 years’ experience in finding the best mortgage rates for every type of buyer.
Whether you’re investing in property or looking to buy your first home, we can help. Our expert, independent mortgage advice will make buying your home or property investment easy.
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Why Choose John Charcol Mortgage Brokers?
We Take Care of Everything
With over 45 years of service, we've seen it all. We can save you money, time and make buying your property easy.
We're Highly Recommended
We have over 1,500 5* reviews on reviews.co.uk, so you can feel confident that your mortgage is in the right hands.
We Give Personal, Expert Advice
We work around your schedule to help you arrange a mortgage that suits your circumstances, no matter how complex.
IT’S SIMPLE WITH US
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How Can An Independent Mortgage Adviser Help?
Your dedicated adviser will learn about your situation and needs before narrowing down your mortgage options. Once you’re happy with our mortgage recommendation, we’ll pass you over to your dedicated client relationship manager who’ll manage the rest of the mortgage process for you.
Unlike other brokers, arranging your mortgage isn’t all John Charcol do. We help you through your entire property-buying journey. Our teams can find you conveyancers, insurance and protection cover. We can also help you move into your new home and set up things like utilities and Council Tax. Ready to get started? Contact us.
We work with more than 120 mortgage lenders, including:
Your mortgage will affect the profit potential of your buy-to-let investment. Use our free and easy best buy tool to compare current mortgage rates.
Specific requirements? Need your portfolio packaged? We’re specialists in commercial mortgages.
How will being self-employed affect your mortgage? Ask us. We’ll explain everything.
The kind of specialist mortgage you need will depend on your unique situation. We’re experts in a range of specialist mortgages: commercial, self-employed, expat, bridging, offset, second charge and more. We understand what you need. Ask us about your options.
What Our Customers Say
What our customers say
John Charcol0330 057 5173£
Cutlers Exchange, 123 HoundsditchLondonEC3A 7BU
1944 Total reviews
John @John Charcoal couldn’t have been better. Highly professional, quick response rate, accurate and timely advice. Very happy all round.Posted
Absolutely brilliant. It has been a very long road to finally owning my own home but Randeep has been there all along and just at the end of the phone. The mortgage process was very slick and they found me solicitors and a company who sorted out all my utilities too. Couldn’t recommend them more!Posted
Chris L at John Charcol recently helped us as first-time Homebuyers. Not only did Chris find us a brilliant deal that enabled us to find our dream home, he was also very friendly, knowledgeable & helpful throughout the entire process - perfect if like us you've not done this before! 10/10 would recommend Chris.Posted
Scott Barron provided an amazing service for a few key reasons. Firstly, as a Kenyan resident (ex UK), he found a product for me. This wasn't easy to find and certainly took time to get approved. Scott was constantly in touch, updating me all the time and pushing the lender for confirmation regularly. Felt like he was really taking care of my interests. I'm very grateful to Scott and the team at Charcol.Posted
I have just done my second mortgage application with Scott Barron and as usual his service was first class. He has helped me outside of his normal working hours and his determination to get the best for me was faultless again. I will always use Scott for my mortgage needs. Toni was also excellent and communicated throughout professionally and made the process simple for me. Can’t recommend highly enough.Posted
I would highly recommend John Charcol. Emily and Andy Cairns were brilliant! Emily was always available to explain and assist with what was not an easy situation and I am happy to have exchanged and completed on my new house. Many thanks to both of themPosted
Scott Barron and Chantelle Parker were extremely helpful and communicative throughout the process. They helped me find solutions to my slightly complex mortgage situation. I would refer family and friends to Scott and Chantelle.Posted
Excellent service and support. This was a somewhat complicated re-mortgage, but we were supported at all times and the process was very smooth and successful.Posted
Ryan Guy at John Charcol helped me out recently and was absolutely fantastic. He diligently contacted about 40 mortgage providers and gave me good, clear, helpful advice. He regularly called and emailed me with updates. Top bloke and top servicePosted
We had the pleasure of using John Charcol for the purchase of our first home. They made everything so simple for us. From sourcing our mortgage to finally getting us over the line on completion Day. Norbert and Samantha worked tirelessly. They chased our solicitors at every opportunity and kept us up to date on a daily basis. If one of them wasn’t in, they handed over to a colleague to make sure there was continuity at all times for us. I would definitely recommend John Charcol and I would certainly not go anywhere else myself.Posted
Award-Winning Mortgage Experts
John Charcol have been providing mortgage advice for a long time. We stand at the forefront of the mortgage industry and have won many awards for our hard work and contributions. We set the benchmark for excellent service.
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