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Interest Rate Predictions

We give our interest rate prediction  After the Bank of England announced that the base rate would be rising last week many of our clients have been in touch to ask for our prediction on the future of interest rates. This is an interesting topic and certainly one that will affect most people over the years, especially when it comes […]

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Shock Interest Rate Rise Imminent

Despite leading economists from across the board predicting only weeks ago that the Bank of England wouldn’t be increasing the base rate until at least 2019, there have been murmurs around a rate rise as soon as November this year. The predictions of ‘no rate rise’ was music to the ears of anyone coming to the end of their fixed rate […]

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Property Prices Post Brexit

Has BREXIT affected Property Prices? 15 months ago, our great Nation voted to leave the EU. Whatever your voting choice, it’s undeniable that Brexit raised concerns over whether the property market would suffer. Some experts even predicted another property market crash as a result of Brexit proceedings causing financial uncertainty. So, 15 months on, are we seeing a buoyant market or […]

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Shoreham Dragon Boat Race

Number One Mortgages take to the high seas (well, river) in the Shoreham Dragon Boat Race. We might be best known for on-land pursuits such as helping people get great mortgage deals for their homes and driving a Vespa moped around Shoreham. But this year we’re taking Number One Mortgages to the waterside! Our team of staff, friends and customers […]

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How to use Rightmove like a pro

Make house hunting simpler Rightmove is crucial to a successful property search nowadays as the UK’s leading property listings website. With supply vs demand on housing still outbalanced. It is likely you will find yourself competing with several other home buyers during your search for a property that’s right for you. You can stay ahead of the competition with these simple tips on […]

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Mortgage Interest Rates | Don’t throw money down the drain

Do you know what the average mortgage interest rate is? The average mortgage rate is calculated by taking the rate charged across all mortgage providers for all products and taking the average figure. In June, the average mortgage interest rate was 2.99%, however, we are typically securing our client’s mortgage rates that start in the 1’s.  Do you know what […]

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The Trouble With Interest Only Mortgages

Why Are Interest Only Mortgages Causing Trouble For Homeowners? Citizen’s Advice Bureau have warned that nearly a million UK homeowners are soon to face a harsh reality when their interest only mortgages come to an end and they have no way to pay off the capital of their mortgage. What is an interest-only mortgage? Interest only mortgages allow the homeowner to just […]

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