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Our most popular mortgage guides

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How to choose an estate agent

This handy guide takes you through the basics of choosing an estate agent, including what to look out for.

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Mortgage tips for over-70s

Our guide to finding a mortgage for the over 70s.

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A guide to 90% LTV mortgages

Is a 90% LTV mortgage for you? Find out what to do if you have a 10% mortgage deposit.

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When is it a good idea to remortgage?

This guide explains when it might be the right time to remortgage.

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Fixed rate mortgage guide

Find out how fixed rate mortgages work and their pros and cons.

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80% LTV mortgage

Got a 20% deposit? Then our 80% LTV guide will give you the low-down on what your home buying options are.

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What is a mortgage?

Our handy and helpful guide to the world of mortgages.

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What is an offset mortgage?

Is offsetting your mortgage a good idea? Find out the whys and wherefores in our easy guide.

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Our latest mortgage guides

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Mortgage valuations are not in-depth surveys

A guide to mortgage valuations - what they are and what aren't.

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When is it a good idea to remortgage?

This guide explains when it might be the right time to remortgage.

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Buy-to-let mortgages

Read our guide about the ins and outs of buy-to-let mortgages.

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Three year fixed rate mortgage

Should you opt for a three year fixed rate mortgage? Find out here.

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All our mortgage guides

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The first-time buyer’s guide to getting on the housing ladder

This guide is essential reading for any first time buyer.

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Should I choose a two-year fixed rate or three-year fixed rate mortgage?

Our guide to help you choose between a two and three-year fixed rate mortgage.

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What is LTV?

Our guide explains what LTV (Loan To Value) is and how it will affect what type of mortgage you can get

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What are mortgage affordability checks?

This guide helps you to understand and prepare for mortgage affordability checks.

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Why use a mortgage broker?

A guide to the reasons why you might want to use a mortgage broker.

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Improve your chances of getting a mortgage

A guide to help you improve your changes of getting a mortgage.

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Two-year fixed buy-to-let mortgage

Overview of two-year fixed buy-to-let mortgages.

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80% LTV mortgage

Got a 20% deposit? Then our 80% LTV guide will give you the low-down on what your home buying options are.

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85% LTV mortgage

See our guide for 85% LTV mortgages - we look at how having a 15% deposit will effect what mortgages you may be offered.

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95% LTV mortgage

If you have a 5% deposit then our 95% LTV guide is must read!

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Two-year fixed rate mortgage guide

An overview of two-year fixed rate mortgages

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A guide to 100% LTV mortgages

What are your options if you don't have deposit for a mortgage? Find out with our guide to 100% LTV mortgages.

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Buy-to-let mortgage calculator

Looking to become a landlord? Our Buy-to-let mortgage calculator shows you the mortgage costs involved.

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Three-year buy-to-let mortgage

Looking for a 3 year buy to let mortgage? All you need to know is right here.

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First-time buyer guide

Our guide to help you get financially ready to buy your first home.

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Five steps to becoming a buy-to-let landlord

Our guide to help with those first steps to becoming a buy-to-let landlord.

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Can I get a mortgage as an older borrower?

This guide explains what you need know about getting a mortgage as an older borrower.

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First-time landlord guide

Looking to become a landlord but not sure what this entails? Our guide gives you the low-down.

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Worried about how you will repay your mortgage?

Are you worried about meeting your new mortgage payments? An unexpected rise in rates got you panicking about affordability? This guide will give you some options.

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Fixed rate mortgage guide

Find out how fixed rate mortgages work and their pros and cons.

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Moving home mortgages

A guide about your mortgage options when moving home.

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Remortgage guide

Our guide to remortgaging your home.

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Mortgage tips for over-70s

Our guide to finding a mortgage for the over 70s.

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Second charge mortgage guide

What is a second charge mortgage and when would you get one?

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Variable rate mortgage guide

What are the benefits and drawbacks of a variable rate mortgage? Our guide explains all.

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Second charge mortgages vs. remortgaging

Second charge mortgages are secured loans taken out against the equity available in your current home.

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What are Retirement Interest-Only (RIO) mortgages?

Confused about Retirement Interest Only mortgages? Unsure what RIOs are? Our guide explains all.

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What income can I use for a mortgage application?

Our guide to the different types of income you can use when applying for a mortgage.

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What is a capped mortgage?

Our handy guide outlines what capped mortgages are and what to look for

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What is a discounted mortgage?

This guide explains how a discount mortgage works.

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What is a flexible mortgage?

Looking for more info on flexible mortgages? Our to understand easy guide gives you the full run-down

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What is a shared ownership mortgage?

This guide provides all the information you need about shared ownership mortgages.

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What is a standard variable rate?

After your mortgage deal has finished you may revert to a standard variable rate. This guide explains more about what this rate is.

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What is a tracker mortgage?

Confused about tracker mortgages? Our handy guide has the info you need

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Five-year fixed buy-to-let mortgage

All you need to know about five-year fixed buy-to-let mortgages.

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Five to 10-year fixed rate mortgage

Interested in the idea of a five to 10-year fixed rate mortgage? This guide tells you the facts.

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What is a mortgage?

Our handy and helpful guide to the world of mortgages.

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Help to Buy: Equity Loan guide

Not sure what a Help to Buy loan is? Confused about equity loans? Our guide gives you straight answers.

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How much can I borrow for a mortgage?

This guides provides you with the information you need know when deciding how much you can borrow for a mortgage.

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How to choose an estate agent

This handy guide takes you through the basics of choosing an estate agent, including what to look out for.

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How to pay off your mortgage early

Looking for ideas about paying off your mortgage? Our helpful guide gives you the answers

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Is your credit rating good enough for a mortgage?

Not sure if lenders are going to give you a mortgage? Have you got a non-standard financial history? Find out what to do here.

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Landlords’ rights and considerations

Are you a landlord but not sure what your rights are? Don't know what you are responsible for either? Take a look here for answers

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Repayment and interest-only mortgages explained

Repayment and interest-only mortgages are explained in our helpful, easy guide.

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Tenants: know your rights and responsibilities

Are you unsure about your rights as a tenant? We outline what you need to know.

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What are mortgage exit/redemption fees?

This guides outlines what mortgage exit and redemption fees are, as well as what to look out for.

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What does the MMR mean for you?

What does the MMR mean? More importantly are you aware of what it means to you?

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What fees do I need to pay when getting a mortgage?

Our guide to the different fees you may encounter when applying for a mortgage.

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What is an offset mortgage?

Is offsetting your mortgage a good idea? Find out the whys and wherefores in our easy guide.

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Three year fixed rate mortgage

Should you opt for a three year fixed rate mortgage? Find out here.

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Buy-to-let mortgages

Read our guide about the ins and outs of buy-to-let mortgages.

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When is it a good idea to remortgage?

This guide explains when it might be the right time to remortgage.

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Buy-to-let rule changes - what do they mean?

A guide to the changes in rules for buy to let portfolios.

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Mortgage valuations are not in-depth surveys

A guide to mortgage valuations - what they are and what aren't.

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Should I get a two-year or five-year fixed mortgage?

Some helpful thoughts if you are thinking about a two or five-year mortgage.

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A guide to 90% LTV mortgages

Is a 90% LTV mortgage for you? Find out what to do if you have a 10% mortgage deposit.

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Should I switch mortgage lenders?

Is it a good idea to switch mortgage lenders? Our guide takes you through the basics and the benefit of making a change.

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Self-build mortgage

Are you interested in a self-build mortgage? Our guide outlines the pros, cons and what you need to know.

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Should I fix my mortgage for five or 10 years?

We look st the why's and wherefore's of fixing your mortgage for five or even ten years. is it for you? Find out here.

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