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Mortgage Advice Eastleigh

Mortgage Advice Eastleigh

Mortgage Advice Eastleigh The brokers at Ask About Mortgages are very familiar with the old railway town of Eastleigh. Director and broker, Matthew Southey previously worked managing an estate agency for a corporate chain in Market Street and has experience with property in both the mid and high end markets. He's also spent leisure time both coaching and playing for Stoneham Rugby Club at the U... Read more

Why use a mortgage broker and specifically Ask About Mortgages?

If you've never used a mortgage broker you're probably thinking - why use a mortgage broker?Ask About Mortgages is a 'whole of market' mortgage broker which means we can compare rates and products across the whole of the market for you. Our panel of  lenders, the most recent additions being Sainsbury's bank and the Post Office give our brokers access to 1000's of mortgage products. Working wi... Read more

Reducing monthly expenditure

Reducing your monthly expenditure when you remortgage

  Your mortgage repayments are likely to be your largest monthly expense so if your current mortgage product is due to expire -  let's take a look at the market and see if we can get a better deal to reduce your monthly outgoings. If your mortgage is due for renewal we recommend that you shop around and compare deals - now is a great opportunity to see what the market has to offer ... Read more

housing ladder

Struggling to get on the housing ladder?

The Bank of England’s speculated rise in interest rates is likely to hit those seeking mortgages with the highest loan to value the hardest. Typically these are first time buyers with the minimum 5 percent deposit. Across the board mortgage rates for this group struggling to get on the housing ladder are the highest and often an enticingly low interest rate is front loaded with lender set-up... Read more