Mortgage Advice

Remortgaging surge among UK landlords

According to the latest analysis from Paragon, a re-mortgaging surge among UK landlords is under way with intermediaries reporting that 52% of BTL mortgage cases during Q1 this year were for landlords seeking to re-mortgage. The figure is up sharply...continue reading

Miles & Barr Financial Services – Award Winning Advisers

Last week our Financial Services team attended the annual Mortgage Advice Bureau conference. The team travelled up in the knowledge that they had been nominated for three awards, one as a collective and two individual for Jade Howard and Aggi Ch...continue reading

Rules on borrowing for portfolio buy-to-let investors

From September 2017, landlords with four or more buy-to-let properties have to satisfy different criteria to secure mortgage borrowing, as they will be considered ‘portfolio investors’ under new rules being introduced by the Prudential Re...continue reading

Investment Property Tax Update: Things to Consider

While there haven’t been any recent tax announcements that could affect landlords, there are some changes taking effect this tax year that Mortgage Advice Bureau recommend that you are aware of.  Increase in the personal allowance The pe...continue reading

Should landlords choose a repayment or interest only buy-to-let mortgage?

When borrowing money for your buy-to-let mortgage, there are two ways you can repay the loan. Interest only With interest only mortgages, only the interest on the loan is paid each month; not the capital borrowed. At the end of the mortgage term, f...continue reading

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