Buy to Let Property – Should I Invest & Where?

Posted on 04 Apr 2019
Buy to Let Property – Should I Invest & Where?

The buy to let market is much tougher than it once was, due to tighter tax regulations and ongoing Brexit uncertainty.

But that doesn’t mean that there is not still money to be... Read more...

Bank of England Base Rate Is Held at 0.75%

Posted on 21 Mar 2019
Bank of England Base Rate Is Held at 0.75%

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) sets monetary policy to meet the 2% inflation target, and in a way that helps to sustain growth and employment. At its meeting ending on 20 March 2019, the MPC voted unanimously to maintain Bank Rate at 0.75%.

This is great news for ... Read more...

Property Developer: Investment Involving Planning Permission

Posted on 19 Mar 2019
Property Developer: Investment Involving Planning Permission

In this property development article we are looking at the potential rewards of undertaking a project where planning permission is required.

When developers are looking for a property to invest in, the... Read more...

Investing in Stocks & Shares vs Property - Which is Right for You?

Posted on 04 Mar 2019
Investing in Stocks & Shares vs Property - Which is Right for You?

If you are in the fortunate position of having free income or capital to invest, how do you find the right investment for you?

There is a considerable amount of information out there to read up on the benefits of investing in low, medium or higher risk options.

There are also... Read more...

First Time Buyers

Posted on 22 Feb 2019
First Time Buyers

Why is now the right time to buy your first home?

Banks are currently making it easier for first time buyers to get on the property ladder by offering the lowest mortgage rates since records began in 1995. Interest rates on two and five year deals have fallen to a 23 year... Read more...

Why Should I Remortgage?

Posted on 08 Feb 2019
Why Should I Remortgage?

The New Year is a great time to think about re-mortgaging. Now is the time lenders provide the best rates!

What Is a Remortgage?

A remortgage is when you change your mortgage lender without moving home. The reason’s you may remortgage are usually to raise more money (to pay for... Read more...

Why should you use a specialist adviser like Mortgages for Yacht Crew?

Posted on 18 Jan 2019
Why should you use a specialist adviser like Mortgages for Yacht Crew?

We get a lot of clients who come to us after trying several local mortgage advisers that cannot help them, due to the nature of their job, tax situation and earning foreign currency. Some advisers can offer them expat mortgages, with much higher interest rates and deposit required.

At ... Read more...

How Important is a Mortgage in Principle?

Posted on 11 Jan 2019
How Important is a Mortgage in Principle?

Many clients are unsure of the meaning and importance of obtaining a mortgage in principle (also known as a decision in principle) from a lender before putting in an offer on a property.Whilst some agents may put forward your offer without one in place, the majority will not even... Read more...

The Rise of the 5 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

Posted on 17 Sep 2018
The Rise of the 5 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

For years the most widely used and popular fixed rate mortgage deal out there was the 2-year fix. However, recently the 5-year fixed rate mortgage is rapidly gaining popularity amongst home owners/purchasers, and it looks set to take the 2-year’s crown very soon.

Consumers are now... Read more...

What our Clients are Saying about Us…..

Posted on 20 Jul 2018
What our Clients are Saying about Us…..

“Being employed at sea and paid in dollars I was struggling with finding a competitive mortgage.Not only with the banks but with the normal brokers.Luckily, I stumbled upon Mortgages For Yacht Crew and they helped find me a good mortgage deal.

I found the service prompt, professional... Read more...