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ASK THE EXPERTS: A PROPERTY TAX SPECIALIST TALKS ABOUT HOLIDAY LETS

Buy to Let mortgages / Blogs & articles
12th March 2019

The popularity of sites like Airbnb have changed the way that people think about accommodation…

THE LATEST SPECIALIST LENDING CRITERIA ENHANCEMENTS AND EXCLUSIVE PRODUCT RANGES

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Buy to Let mortgages / Second charge mortgages
15th February 2019

SECOND CHARGE MORTGAGES Precise Mortgages - LIMITED EDITION NO EARLY REPAYMENT CHARGES across…

FOUNDATION HOME LOANS CHANGE THEIR BUY-TO-LET RANGE

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
1st February 2019

Foundation Home Loans have recently revamped their buy-to-let proposition to make things easier for Brightstar's…

VIDA HOMELOANS ENHANCES CRITERA ACROSS THEIR RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE RANGE

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
28th January 2019

Vida Homeloans have announced the biggest ever relaunch of their residential mortgage product range.  We've…

Brightstar adds new buy-to-let lender to its panel

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
24th January 2019

Brightstar has added brand new lender, Zephyr Homeloans, to its buy-to-let lender panel. The partnership…

THE BRIGHTSTAR GUIDE TO INVOICE FINANCE

Commercial finance / Blogs & articles
10th January 2019

Invoice finance can help trading businesses to manage their cashflow by providing cash at the…

NEW YEAR, NEW PRODUCTS!

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Buy to Let mortgages
8th January 2019

Two of our lenders have kicked off the new year with new and limited edition…

THE BRIGHTSTAR GUIDE TO COMMERCIAL FINANCE

Commercial finance / Blogs & articles
3rd December 2018

Commercial lending is an area of increasing opportunity for brokers. The growth of self-employment in…

WHY YOU SHOULD PLACE CASES FOR TOGETHER MONEY VIA BRIGHTSTAR

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Buy to Let mortgages / Short-term lending / Commercial finance
22nd November 2018

Specialist lender Together has launched a series of exclusive products covering 4 of our specialist…

INNOVATION FOR PROPERTY INVESTORS

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages / Short-term lending
6th November 2018

BRIDGING FINANCE AND A BUY-TO-LET MORTGAGE.  IN ONE.

Thanks to the…

PRECISE HITS THE NAIL ON THE HEAD WITH NEW REFURB PRODUCT

Buy to Let mortgages / Blogs & articles
6th November 2018

The squeeze on landlords has created a growing number of investors who are looking at…

EXCLUSIVE, 2 YEAR FIXED SPECIALIST RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE PRODUCT BY TOGETHER MONEY

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
29th October 2018

This new and exclusive residential mortgage product by Together Money, is designed for all sorts…

SHOULD YOUR BUY-TO-LET CLIENTS SET UP A LIMITED COMPANY?

Buy to Let mortgages / Blogs & articles
23rd October 2018

With tax returns now due for 2017-2018, your landlord clients are starting to experience the…

THE BRIGHTSTAR EXCLUSIVE, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH PEPPER MONEY

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Buy to Let mortgages
17th October 2018

Pepper Money have launched a special product range covering residential and buy-to-let mortgages that are…

NEW SEMI-EXCLUSIVE 90% LTV RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
17th October 2018

Today, The Mortgage Lender have revealed their 'Real Life' product range which includes a 90%…

ANOTHER LENDER SHOWS SUPPORT FOR SCOTLAND

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages / Buy to Let mortgages
5th October 2018

Brightstar are pleased to note that Vida Homeloans now offer residential and buy-to-let mortgages for…

THE BRIGHTSTAR GUIDE TO LATER LIFE LENDING

Later life lending / Blogs & articles
4th October 2018

Demographics suggest that later life lending is going to become a significant driver of growth…

REDUCED RATES ON 95% LTV RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGES

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
4th September 2018

Aldermore have just reduced rates on their high loan to value range and have introduced…

HERE’S THE LOWDOWN ON THE NEW BUY-TO-LET PRODUCT RANGE FROM MAGELLAN HOMELOANS

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
3rd September 2018

Magellan Homeloans has launched into the buy-to-let market with an exciting product range targeted at…

THE LATER LIFE LENDING PRODUCT OF THE MONTH

Later life lending / Products/Criteria
24th August 2018

We have selected the Legal & General Optional Payment Lifetime Mortgage as our product of…

COMMERCIAL FINANCE AREA OF THE MONTH

Products/Criteria / Commercial finance
24th August 2018

This month we are highlighting the speed and convenience of unsecured commercial finance to profile…

THE SHORT TERM LENDING PRODUCT OF THE MONTH

Products/Criteria / Short-term lending
24th August 2018

Our product of the month this month, is the development loan from Pivot Finance, which…

THE BUY-TO-LET PRODUCT OF THE MONTH

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
24th August 2018

Our product of the month is a 2-year discounted rate HMO mortgage at 3.44%. The…

SECOND CHARGE MORTGAGES THAT REGISTER AS AN EQUITABLE CHARGE

Products/Criteria / Second charge mortgages
24th August 2018

Our product of the month is the growing number of buy-to-let second charge mortgages that…

RESIDENTIAL FIRST CHARGE MORTGAGE PRODUCT OF THE MONTH

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
24th August 2018

This month, we have selected a 5-year fixed rate from Dudley Building Society. The product…

NEW SEMI-EXCLUSIVE BUY-TO-LET PRODUCT FOR SHORT TERM LETS

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages / Blogs & articles
16th August 2018

A growing number of property investors are recognising that they could achieve better returns on…

EXCLUSIVE: FIXED RATE, INTEREST ONLY RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE RANGE

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
1st August 2018

Access the exclusive interest only fixed rate product range from Family Building Society when you…

ACCESS THE NEW 85% LTV RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE RANGE FROM KENSINGTON

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
25th July 2018

NEW EXCLUSIVE 85% RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE RANGE FROM KENSINGTON MORTGAGES Based on their standard product range,…

YOUR CLIENT CAN NOW BORROW UP TO 100% OF THE REFURBISHMENT COSTS

Products/Criteria / Short-term lending
19th July 2018

Shawbrook has released a new “Lending for Refurbishment Costs” option. In addition to borrowing 75%…