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TPP203: Don’t be afraid of bridging finance

In this episode we're going to speak to our very own Rob D in the capacity of 'guest expert' and we're going to look in depth at bridging finance...

February 2nd, 2017|

ASK57: Should I refinance for a longer term?

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Mike... Asks Rob & Rob –  When it comes to refinancing, should I consider a longer term deal to avoid fees?   Rob D & B agree that this is all about the numbers, but it can be tricky [...]

September 27th, 2016|

TPP178: Finance for limited companies – what you need to know?

Back to all podcasts Buying property within a limited company is becoming increasingly popular – but when it comes to obtaining mortgages for companies, there are some extra considerations you need to know about. This week, with the help of our friend Dave Cookson from TC Financial Services, [...]

August 11th, 2016|

ASK48: Should I pay more for a company mortgage?

Back to All podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Anna... Asks Rob & Rob – Should I pay more for a company mortgage? In this week's episode, Rob & Rob talk about getting a mortgage when you're not yet a property owner. Rob B says that there [...]

July 26th, 2016|

TPP175: Alternative ways to finance a property investment

Back to all podcasts This week it's all about the money, as we explore alternative ways to raise funds for your property investments. We explore the pros and cons of using: Credit cards (!) Bridging finance Private finance Joint ventures Second charge loans Each funding source we discuss could [...]

July 21st, 2016|

ASK46: How do I raise the funds to flip?

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Brian from Birmingham… Asks Rob & Rob how do I raise the funds to flip? In this week’s episode, Rob & Rob discuss how to raise additional funds to finance your first flip.  […]

July 12th, 2016|

ASK44: What will happen to mortgage availability as you get older?

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Ed asked: What will happen to mortgage availability as you get older? The answer touched upon the fact that the trend is leaning more and more towards people getting mortgages later in life. This is for a couple of major reasons: firstly the change in pension reforms that have allowed people more freedom to use their pensions as they wish. This has had the effect of the mortgage market wanting some of this newly accessible cash, meaning more and more mortgage products are being made available to older folks. […]

June 21st, 2016|

ASK38: Double bill! Can you use a mortgage to buy a flip? (and more!)

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Raj & Ruth asked: Does the stamp duty surcharge apply to limited companies, & can you use a mortgage to buy a flip? Two questions this week in our first ever double bill! To answer Raj’s question: yes, you have to pay stamp duty if you have a limited company. If it’s the first purchase, or the 50th, stamp duty still applies, zero exemptions. No way around it at all, unless you’re buying properties under £40,000, which is an impressive feat of its own. […]

May 10th, 2016|

ASK18: Which mortgage should I choose?

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, Raj & Ruth asked: Which mortgage should I choose?Never an easy decision! The answer touched upon the various ways in which limited companies affect the purchase of the property. It also talks about bridging finance which is more expensive than a BTL [...]

December 29th, 2015|

ASK06: Is remortgaging always a good idea?

Back to all podcasts This week on Ask Rob & Rob, James Scott asked: Is remortgaging always a good idea? It’s really important to make sure that you’re making money each month. If you borrow more money and consequently start making a loss, then you could be in trouble down the line, unless you have a lot of spare capital. […]

October 6th, 2015|