MORTGAGE FAQS

Mortgages seem really complicated things – but they are not really. This blog simplifies the topic of mortgages by looking at some frequently asked questions about them…

TWO IS BETTER THAN ONE

It is not just sensible to buy a property with someone else, it is smart and can save you a ton of money, time and effort in many cases. When it comes to property buying, two is often better than one.

THE FIRST RULE OF MONEY

As a property coach committed to helping people achieve their property goals, the obstacle I often come up against goes something like this: “I don’t have any money and can’t save the amount needed to fund a property deposit or to invest”.

THE SLOW DEATH OF BTL

Anyone who thinks there is a bright future for buy to let (BTL) has issues with reality recognition. But is it really RIP for the investment of choice for the small guy over the last twenty odd years?

ASKING PRICES CONTINUE TO FALL

Rightmove house price index for December 2018 shows that asking prices are still falling at a significant rate – down 1.5%, equivalent to a drop of £4,496 for the average property. The fall the previous month was 1.7%, giving a drop of 3.2% (or £9,719) over two months, the biggest two month fall since the same time of year in 2012.

A MERRY PROPERTY CHRISTMAS!

It’s time to wish everyone a Merry Property Christmas and a Profitable New Year! Good wishes and good health to one and all wherever you are in the world! But did you know the festive period can help to make real your property dreams?