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What are ‘Green Mortgages’?

In an age where everything is slowly but surely going green, the existence of the ‘green’ mortgage comes as no real surprise. However, comparatively few current and prospective homeowners are familiar with what the term refers to. Below, you’ll five helpful answers to some of the most important questions on […]

How The Modern Workplace Has Transformed Itself

It’s easy to take the various conveniences and freedoms of the modern workplace for granted. Particularly if you’ve only recently joined the workforce, it can be hard to imagine the workplace of yesteryear. But what have been the biggest changes to the modern workplace over the past 20 years or […]

Interest Only Mortgage: What Are My Options?

Interest-only mortgages were once popular among home buyers across the UK.  Today, a growing number of major banks and lenders are rapidly phasing interest-only mortgages out of the picture. Primarily due to a growing lack of interest among borrowers. With an interest-only mortgage, the subsequent monthly repayments cover only the […]

Divorce doesn’t have to end in tears with UK Property Finance

When a relationship ceases it can be a terrible situation for all parties both emotionally and financially. An amicable discussion to split assets can often bring its own complications however thousands every year unfortunately experience this and January is statistically the highest month of the year for divorces and separations. […]

Gender Pay Gap in Finance: We Need to Work Together

It’s no secret that the gender pay gap remains an issue for almost every industry and sector in the United Kingdom. Nevertheless, evidence suggests some industries are performing far worse than others, as far as equal pay issues are concerned. The worst offender of all being the financial service sector. […]

Could Corbyn Be Planning His Own Estate Agency?

It’s hard to think of a time in recent history where the face of British politics was such an unmitigated mess. May’s imminent departure is highly unlikely to serve as a catalyst for stability anytime soon. Understandably, there are many who blame the Tories squarely and exclusively with the vast […]

Park Homes: How to Finance Yours

As average property prices continue to swell across the United Kingdom, more people than ever before are considering relocating to a park home. For many, it’s the appeal of downsizing to a luxurious and affordable property of a higher standard, perhaps in a far more desirable location. Perfectly possible to […]

Mortgage Arrears to Rise In 2019?

According to the latest estimates, approximately 76,500 domestic mortgages were in arrears of at least 2.5% of their respective outstanding balance during the first quarter of 2019. Within this, around 23,500 of these domestic mortgages had fallen into major arrears of 10% or more of the outstanding balance. In the […]

How Lending Criteria Has Changed Over the Last Ten Years

Changes to lending criteria over the years have affected the way most of us access credit facilities. Some changes in lending criteria have been more noticeable than others – most notably those affecting mortgage eligibility.  Indeed, some have found that the more recent lending criteria changes on the High Street […]

UKPF helps first-time developer complete new build.

Building contractors often approach UK property finance for advice getting into property development and our most recent client showed more commitment than most. 12 months ago our client, Steve decided to sell his very successful building contractor to take up a new career in property development. Although Steve had 22 […]

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