Your mortgage questions answered

Get straightforward mortgage advice from the team at John Charcol. We're on-hand to answer your mortgage questions and help you find the best deal for you.

With over 40 years' experience in the industry we understand the process of buying a new home, arranging a mortgage and navigating the property market. So if you're looking for advice, don't leave your mortgage to chance; put your questions to the independent mortgage experts today and explore our frequently asked mortgage Q&As.

Can you release equity from your property if your income source is from pensions and rental properties?

We have around £650,000 equity in our main home but only pension...

Can you get a mortgage if you’re self-employed and don’t yet have a full year of accounts?

I am self-employed and will not have the 1st full year of...

We’re gifting money to our child, what else do we need to do to help him get a mortgage?

My wife and I are looking to help our son Jason with his first...

Can I get a mortgage with my partner even though he is on a Tier 2 visa?

My partner and I are looking to buy our first property, however...

Can I get a mortgage if I've changed my job status from employed to self-employed?

My partner and I are looking for a mortgage, but my partner...