Mortgage advice

Jargon-free mortgage advice. We'll guide you through finding the best lending option for what is probably the single largest financial commitment you'll make in your life.

Remember your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Professional mortgage sourcing

As experienced independent mortgage advisers, we have access to loans that are not available to the general public.

Most of our mortgage advice customers have come through recommendations made by existing clients. We're proud of the high level of both skill and careful handling that we maintain in this area.

We will examine the entire mortgage market on your behalf and return to you with a guaranteed jargon-free set of options. With the numbers clearly and concisely laid out, you'll be able to easily make sense of what's available.

Our professional sourcing software is updated every day, bringing you all the latest deals and up-to-date information.

First-time buyers

Ready to take the plunge?

With us, you'll be in safe hands from start to finish. We will help you find the best and most fitting mortgage solution for your unique situation. We will then guide you through the entire process, providing you with all the advice that first-time buyers need.


Buying an additional property for the purposes of letting it out works best with an excellent mortgage.

The amount of money you'll make per month is directly impacted by how much of it needs to go to pay the loan. We can advise you on what type of mortgage to get based on the property you have in mind and provide you with a loan that you couldn't get on the high street.


Do you have an existing loan that you're not happy with? Or are you nearing the end of a mortgage rate-deal?

Remortgaging can also be a good way to quickly raise some money, perhaps for a wedding or a new car.

We're confident that we can find you a number of excellent alternatives to your existing mortgage. Our advice will take into account any secondary effects, such as fees you would incur by switching mortgage provider.

Right to Buy

If you live in an eligible council or housing association home, you may have the right to buy it with a significant discount.

In this particular case, it's especially important to get as much value from your money as possible. We will take you through the entire process from start to finish and find the right mortgage for you.

Moving house

Moving to a new home is an excellent opportunity to ensure that your new mortgage is as good as it can be.

We will look at your current mortgage agreement and assess whether it would be better to redeem it or transfer it to the new property. We will also examine whether you will incur any extra fees or penalty charges from transferring.

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