Mortgages guides

Mortgages can be complex. Our guides break down the intricacies of every vital mortgage topic including; deposits, guarantors, fixed or tracker and the lending available to first-time buyers. What type of mortgage are you looking for?

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What is interest?

Borrowing costs money. A lender will usually charge a borrower a percentage of the money lent, rather than a flat fee. This is called interest. This guide covers the basics of how interest works, what it is and what it means for your finances.

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The cheapest and most expensive houses sold near you

New figures from the Office for National Statistics have revealed the postcodes with the cheapest and most expensive homes in England and Wales, with values ranging from just £25,000 to £5.8million depending on where you are in the country.

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Bank of England holds interest rates at 0.1% in March 2021

The Bank of England base rate has again been held at the all time low of 0.1% for March, as confirmed by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on Thursday.

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How the 2021 Budget affects homeowners

Here's a summary of the key changes that will affect homeowners following the 2021 Budget.

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Mortgage on the moon

A comprehensive guide on how to get a mortgage on the moon.

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Explained: the government’s 95% LTV mortgage guarantee scheme

Following the 2021 Budget, we take a look at the government's new 95% mortgage guarantee scheme - what it is, and what it means for you.

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What the new stamp duty holiday means for you

The chancellor has extended the temporary changes to stamp duty to help cut costs for anyone buying a home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's what it means for you.

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Lucrative Landmarks Report

The postcode premiums of the world’s greatest landmarks revealed in a new report from money.co.uk

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Work-Life Balance Index 2021

The mortgage experts at money.co.uk have delved into data to uncover where you should locate to, if you want to chase a good work life balance.

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Trends to watch out for in the property market in 2021

As COVID-19 continues to shape the way we buy and sell property, has outlined what to watch out for in the property market over the coming year.

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Home ownership: joint tenants or tenants in common?

This guide offers a detailed overview of different home ownership options and explains why your choice matters.

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Residential mortgages

If you’re buying a home we explain how the mortgage you need works, what to be aware of and how to choose the best deal for you.

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