8 ways to improve your credit score

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the 3 elements (credit score, affordability, deposit) that will influence your financial credibility and increase the success of a mortgage application. Read the whole post here. In this post we will look a bit more into things that you can do to increase your credit score. WhichContinue reading “8 ways to improve your credit score”

Mortgage overpayments explained

A lot of people pay their mortgage like a bill: Something you have to do and you don’t think twice about it. Many contracts allow you to overpay on your mortgage, which means you make extra payments outside the monthly repayment. In this post I explain why it makes sense to overpay. Banks do notContinue reading “Mortgage overpayments explained”

Mortgage: Plan ahead

Is one of your dreams buying a property? In this post I talk about 3 important things to consider to get that mortgage offer in the UK*. All 3 of them need time to unfold, therefore, if you plan on buying, give yourself some lead time and be persistent, it pays off! I suggest 6Continue reading “Mortgage: Plan ahead”