Category: Blog

Fiddling while Rome burns

Market investors are drawn to the better yields of HMOs.

If they are clear on what to expect, they are more likely to be satisfied and stay in the property for longer.

If people are without jobs, how can they afford their mortgages or rent?

Since the result of the election, we’ve had more site visits and customer chats across all buyer types than before.

The future looks positive

May I wish all MI readers a very Merry Christmas, and we are certainly looking forward to a prosperous New Year.

To date, the group has inputted into the government’s new ‘how to’ guides and the leasehold consultation.

There’s still more to come from UTB over the next 12 months as we continue to expand our product range, widen our distribution and digitise the process.

The role of fintech

The fintech boom is far from over, but any successful adoption stems from the good old-fashioned skill of asking the right questions.

The importance of advice

A significant number of potential and existing borrowers still walk into their bank branch, or phone them up and don’t visit a mortgage adviser at all.

The lifetime mortgage market is a fast-growing, exciting place to be.