​Property Developer: Tax Changes to Buy To Let Investments Explained

Posted on 14 Jun 2018
​Property Developer: Tax Changes to Buy To Let Investments Explained

Thankfully, the tax changes on buy to let properties, put into place by George Osbourne will not affect seafarers in the same way, here, we explain why:

Changes to the way finance costs can be offset against rental income will mean, over the next 5 years, landlords will gradually see... Read more...

Property Developer: Capital Gains Tax Explained

Posted on 06 Jun 2018
Property Developer: Capital Gains Tax Explained

One of the largest impacts on your overall profit is the payment of capital gains tax to HMRC. This is a tax levied on all properties that are not your main residence. So this doesn’t just affect Buy to let’s but also 2nd homes and holiday homes anywhere in the world (you can currently... Read more...

Property Developer: Stamp Duty Explained

Posted on 18 May 2018
Property Developer: Stamp Duty Explained

One of the real stings when making money out of investment property is stamp duty, especially since the government increased this on the purchase of a 2nd property back in 2016 (both buy to lets and holiday homes count).It is often a cost that is overlooked when starting out on... Read more...

GDPR Compliance - Update Your Personal Information

Posted on 14 May 2018
GDPR Compliance - Update Your Personal Information

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Changes to data protection regulations mean that, even though you are already on our mailing list, you now need to tell us if you would no longer like to continue receiving our communications. If we don’t hear... Read more...

Bank of England Base Rate to Remain Unchanged

Posted on 10 May 2018
Bank of England Base Rate to Remain Unchanged

Despite predictions that the Bank Of England base rate would increase by a further 0.25% this month, it has been left unchanged at 0.5%. This is a welcome relief to those looking to secure a mortgage or re-mortgage in the next few months, as competitive rates will likely remain.

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​Exciting New Service Launches

Posted on 09 May 2018
​Exciting New Service Launches

Mortgages For Yacht Crew are pleased to announce the launch of a new service.We will now waiver our broker fees for mortgages above £250,000!Yes that’s right, if you are looking to borrow more than £250,000 we will do all the leg work for you, for no cost to yourself.

With our... Read more...

​Property Developer: Sale at Auction

Posted on 08 May 2018
​Property Developer: Sale at Auction

In our last property development article we had a look at our Director, Clare Viner, and the beginning of her journey of climbing the property investment ladder. In this follow up piece we look at the keys elements of selling and buying at auction.

Four months into listing her... Read more...

Exciting New Service Launch!

Posted on 04 May 2018
Exciting New Service Launch!

Mortgages For Yacht Crew are pleased to announce the launch of a new service. We will now waiver our broker fees for mortgages over £250,000! Yes that’s right, if you are looking to borrow more than £250,000 we will do all the leg work for you, for no cost to yourself.

With our... Read more...

Is It Time For You To Remortgage?

Posted on 27 Apr 2018
Is It Time For You To Remortgage?

There are many in the yachting industry who have been smart with their earnings and have invested in property. If you’re one of these crew, you will know that owning property can bring good return however even though the initial hard work of finding a property and getting a mortgage is... Read more...

Mortgage Broker by day, property developer by night

Posted on 20 Apr 2018
Mortgage Broker by day, property developer by night

Mortgage Broker by day, property developer by night:

I think to many of you Clare Viner is probably just the reliable, hard working Director of Mortgages for Yacht Crew. If you delve a little deeper you will find an individual with a real drive for success.

Clare and her husband... Read more...