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With over 40 years of experience behind us and some of the industry's most quoted experts in our ranks, there's not much we don't know about mortgages.
However, we know our industry is awash with jargon, so our experts aim to keep it simple. Through this blog, social media and our monthly newsletter, experienced mortgage advisers explain the nuances of the mortgage market, how economic factors influence the availability of mortgages and get to the meaning behind regulatory changes.
Tens of thousands of homeowners became accidental landlords in 2017, as homes in the notoriously expensive South East and London struggled to sell leaving their owners no option but to rent them.
Our tool, produced by the Office of National Statistics allows you to utilise the latest data looking at property prices per square metre in England and Wales to help you find out what value you could increase the overall value of your home or property by adding additional floor space.
In April 2014 the Chancellor unleashed the pension regulations and created a mini tidal wave of panicked pension fund managers who predicted doom and gloom for the pension industry.
One of the first questions people ask us when they are embarking on a house purchase or re-mortgage is how much they can borrow. I always give the same answer: it depends.
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