Looking at becoming a guarantor for your child or interested in the wider options to help your loved one onto the property ladder? Our team of mortgage experts at John Charcol mortgages have complied this list of the most frequently asked questions. If you can’t find the answer to your question, ask your own and one of our advisers will come back to you with the answer.

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...

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 release equity from my home for a family buy to let property?

I'd like to leverage the 95% equity in our £800,000 home to raise...

Does John Charcol offer a joint mortgage application with a the option for a sole proprietor?

In a Moneywise article from 2014 it said that John Charcol...

How do I get a mortgage for my 80 year old mother ?

My mother is 80, her house is worth £135,000 and she has an...

How can my daughter's help me buy another house ?

I want to move from my house and buy another. My daughters want...