What is a Help to Buy Equity Loan?

Posted on 05 Jun 2019
What is a Help to Buy Equity Loan?

A Help to Buy equity loan is a loan from the government which you can combine with a deposit and a mortgage to buy a new-build property.

The loan is interest-free for the first five years.

The... Read more...

A Step by Step Guide to the Home Buying Process

Posted on 23 May 2019
A Step by Step Guide to the Home Buying Process

Buying a home is a huge financial commitment and can be daunting – especially if you’re a first-time buyer.

The process is often a complex and lengthy one but if you break it down into stages, things aren't as scary as they seem.

If you can get your head around the basics of ... Read more...

What Types of Insurance Should I Get For a Mortgage?

Posted on 09 May 2019
What Types of Insurance Should I Get For a Mortgage?

When taking out a mortgage you need to carefully consider what types of insurance you need.

There is one type of insurance which is usually compulsory when you... Read more...

Your Credit Score - How Important Is It for Mortgage Loans?

Posted on 23 Apr 2019
Your Credit Score - How Important Is It for Mortgage Loans?

Your credit score is extremely important when applying for a mortgage.

Put simply, it helps lenders decide if your application should be approved or declined and what terms they can give you.

The higher your... Read more...

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...

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...

Will the World Cup Push up Interest Rates?

Posted on 06 Jul 2018
Will the World Cup Push up Interest Rates?

The fact that England is doing so well in the World Cup has far reaching consequences, other than the more obvious increase on spending in pubs and alcohol sales!

The central bank’s chief economist is citing the growth in recent consumer spending as a result of England’s unexpected ... Read more...

​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...

Five Point Guide to a Successful Mortgage Application

Posted on 07 Mar 2018
Five Point Guide to a Successful Mortgage Application

When it comes to obtaining your first mortgage, or your 2nd or 3rd it helps to have your ducks in a row. Our short 5 Point guide should help to ensure that your mortgage gets off to a flying start:

- Good Credit rating

- 3 months... Read more...