Mortgages explained

Mortgages are complicated. So we’re making them simple. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or longtime landlord, here’s everything you need to know, in plain English and jargon-free.


Find out when it’s the right time to switch your mortgage – and how remortgaging could save you money or help you borrow more.

Remortgages guide

Buy-to-let mortgages

Whether you’re a long-term landlord or you just want to rent a place to a friend, you’ll need a buy-to-let mortgage.

Buy-to-let mortgages guide

Mortgage in principle

See how an MIP can help you house-hunt with confidence – and how it’s different from an agreement in principle.

Mortgage in principle guide

Self-employed mortgages

Can you get a mortgage if you’re self-employed? In a word: yes. But there are a few fiddly things to consider.

Self-employed mortgages guide

Shared ownership mortgages

The benefits, pitfalls, and practical considerations: everything you need to know about shared ownership mortgages.

Shared ownership mortgages guide

How to make the most of your rental property with design

Putting up your property on a listing site isn’t always enough to attract interest. We’ve partnered with Homewings to get their top interior design tips to make the most of your rental property.

How to make the most of your rental property with design guide

The real costs of being a landlord

Buying to let can cost way more than you expect. Get clued up on landlord costs: from letting agent fees, to property maintenance, to tax.

The real costs of being a landlord guide

Get the right mortgage rate

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