Getting help from family can be the only way onto the property ladder for some. Beyond a simple deposit handout, there are now various mortgage options available for those using the Bank of Mum and Dad.
If you work in recruitment you're likely to have bonus or commission payments making up a large part of your income. Don't believe the rumours when it comes to applying for a mortgage. Here are the facts on how lenders treat those payments.
The new rules around buy to let income come into force in 2017. These impending changes will affect all rental investors to varying degrees. Understanding the impact and making any necessary changes now could help to reduce the financial consequences.