Mortgage broker airdrie
Huuti is a UK wide Mortgage broker. This means we provide Mortgage advice in airdrie.
If you want to deal with a Mortgage broker in airdrie we could direct you to one of our mortgage brokers based in airdrie.
UK wide Mortgage broker vs Mortgage broker airdrie
Mortgage brokers in airdrie don’t offer any advantage over a UK wide mortgage broker.
Mortgage brokers in airdrie are more likely to charge a mortgage broker fee as they serve a single region
Mortgage advice is not location based. A mortgage broker in airdrie is able to provide you the same level of care as a mortgage broker in Essex.
Mortgage brokers in airdrie must be regulated by the FCA.
You can check if a mortgage broker is authorised to provide mortgage advice by searching the FCA register
The role of a mortgage broker in airdrie:
- If you are currently looking to buy a home then a mortgage broker in airdrie may be able to assist you in finding a suitable mortgage product that meets your financial needs.
- Before a mortgage broker in airdrie begins with providing you any assistance they will inform you through an initial disclosure documents of how they operate, if they charge any mortgage fees, if the offer mortgage protection
or general insurance products, if they have any deals with any mortgage lenders, if they cover a whole of market in regards to mortgage lenders they could offer you, they may also inform you if there are specific mortgage
lenders they can’t access.
Mortgage brokers in airdrie will also tell you if they are a specialist mortgage broker and deal with a niche area of the mortgage market such as:
- Bad credit mortgages
- Self-employed mortgages
- Complex income mortgages
- New build mortgages
- Shared ownership mortgages
- Help to buy mortgages
- Buy to let mortgages
- Commercial mortgages
- Mortgages with DMP (debt management plans)
- Mortgages with CCJs etc
To do this mortgage brokers in airdrie will undertake a mortgage fact find to understand your current financial position and your future financial plans.
The mortgage fact find will include providing information about:
- Your expenses
- Your current debts or credit obligations
- Your credit history
- Any property you own
- Dependants you have
- Your current employment
- Your future financial plans
- Your current financial plans
- Any government schemes you are eligible for
- Any government relief programmes you feel you may be eligible for
- On your current property (if you own one)
After assessing and understanding your financial information your airdrie based mortgage broker will likely then provide you with mortgage advice which is covered by the financial services compensation schemeup to £85,000.
Your airdrie based mortgage broker will then seek your consent and then look to get you a mortgage agreement in principle from the mortgage
A mortgage in principle will allow you to appear more serious to potential sellers and will likely give you an edge over other potential buyers who don’t.
Once you have found a property that you like you would then go back to your airdrie based mortgage broker who will then look to get you a mortgage offer from a mortgage lender who meets your needs considering the property you have found.
Once you get a mortgage offer, your mortgage broker will then work with the mortgage lender and your conveyancer to ensure you are able to exchange contracts
and complete on the mortgage.
Once you have completed your mortgage, your airdrie based mortgage broker will hold your date typically for a further 6 years and may likely recontact you when a remortgage is due.
Questions you should ask your airdrie mortgage broker:
- Do they charge a broker fee?
- Do they cover the whole of market mortgages?
- Do they offer mortgage protection?
- Do they offer a panel of conveyancers?
Are you a first-time buyer considering a mortgage?
Have you considered these first-time buyer schemes?
- Lifetime ISA- gives you a government bonus of £1,000 if you save the maximum £4,000 a year.
- Help to buy ISA- gives a maximum bonus us £3,000 if you save the maximum allowed of £12,000. Before you get either you should consider which is better. Lifetime ISA vs Help to buy ISA.
- Help to buy equity loan- gives you up to 40% as a 5-year interest-free equity loan. You begin to pay interest at 1.75 % after the fifth year and 1% plus RPI for every year thereafter.
- Shared ownership- You can buy between 25% to 75% of the property initially with a shared ownership mortgage and then buy more using a staircasing
- Armed forces help to buy- similar to the help to buy equity loan but specific for the armed forces personnel giving them an increased chance of acceptance.
- Rent to buy- This is the right to buy scheme on which this guide is currently discussing. A different marketing name is just used. Watch out for this when
shopping to avoid missing out on eligible properties due to confusion.
- Right to buy- allows you to buy your home at a discount price.
- Preserved right to buy- same as above.
- Right to acquire- same as above.
You may also be able to use a host of mortgages with the help of your family.
They are a certain type of mortgage known as a family springboard mortgage, they include mortgages from lenders such as the Barclays family springboard mortgage, the lloyds lend a hand mortgage or the post office family link mortgage.