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LIMITED COMPANY BUY TO LET – THE NEW NORMAL

Blogs & articles / Buy to Let mortgages
13th May 2019

As reductions in tax relief, increases in stamp duty and increasingly stringent lending criteria on…

NEW LIMITED EDITION BTL RATES WITH FLAT FEES & CASHBACK OPTIONS

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
30th April 2019

Available for a limited time only, the features and highlights of this range include: Up…

DEVELOPER EXIT TODAY – GUIDING YOU THROUGH THE BENEFITS OF SHORT-TERM FINANCING

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending
24th April 2019

Property developers are always looking at what options are available to help them finance their…

NEED SOME SUPPORT? LET OUR EXPERTS DO THE WORK

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Commercial finance
24th April 2019

If your car breaks down, you’d call a mechanic. If the sink gets blocked, you’d…

SIX TIMES WHEN A BRIDGING LOAN COULD SAVE THE DAY

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending
24th April 2019

Bridging finance offers a range of opportunities for your clients. But from what we’ve seen,…

ACCESS THE NEW FEE ASSISTED BUY-TO-LET RE-MORTGAGE RANGE FROM TML VIA BRIGHTSTAR

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
11th April 2019

The Mortgage Lender's new range of 'fee assisted' buy-to-let re-mortgage products are now available via…

WANT TO MAKE YOUR CLIENTS THIS HAPPY?

Blogs & articles
10th April 2019

There’s no better feeling than doing the best you can by your client. We love…

BE A STAR BROKER LIKE IAN

Blogs & articles
10th April 2019

In complex cases, Brightstar can tip the scales in your client’s favour, getting a better…

PRIVATE LABEL ASSISTS FAMILY WITH HIGH VALUE SELF-BUILD MORTGAGE

Blogs & articles / Private Label
9th April 2019

The client had found a large property with planning permission to knock down the house…

HIGH VALUE MORTGAGE FOR CLIENT WITH COMPLEX INCOME STREAMS

Blogs & articles / Private Label
9th April 2019

The client was a large portfolio landlord, with more than 100 properties that were held…

SPECIALIST SELF-BUILD MORTGAGES UP TO 80% LTV

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
9th April 2019

We're pleased to announce that Saffron Building Society have increased the LTV on their self…

FLEET MORTGAGES RETURN WITH £1BN OF FUNDING

Products/Criteria / Buy to Let mortgages
9th April 2019

Access the enhanced buy-to-let product range from Fleet Mortgages via the expert team at Brightstar,…

HOW SPECIALIST LENDING COULD OFFER ALTERNATIVE BUY TO LET SOLUTIONS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
3rd April 2019

It’s no secret that landlords have faced several challenges in recent years.   A raft…

IS YOUR BUY-TO-LET CUSTOMER THINKING OF INCORPORATING AS A LIMITED COMPANY?

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
3rd April 2019

The introduction of a raft of regulatory and tax changes over the last few years…

HELPING MAXIMISE AFFORDABILITY FOR SELF-EMPLOYED CUSTOMERS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
3rd April 2019

The recent announcement that there are now more people in work in the UK than…

WHAT’S NEW AT PRECISE MORTGAGES IN 2019

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
3rd April 2019

As the UK’s leading specialist lender*, we’re always thinking of new ways to make life…

BRIGHTSTAR LAUNCHES SPRING WEBINAR PROGRAMME

Brightstar / Press
27th March 2019

Brightstar Financial has partnered with a number of industry experts to launch a Spring programme…

BRIGHTSTAR ONE OF 55 WOMEN IN FINANCE SIGNATORIES TO MEET TARGETS

Blogs & articles / People Development
21st March 2019

In collaboration with HM Treasury, New Financial held its second Annual Review of the HM…

£14M OF ENQUIRIES PLACED WITH PRIVATE LABEL FOLLOWING BRAND REJIG

Press / Private Label
20th March 2019

The newly revamped Private Label received £14m of enquiries in its first day as a…

THE BRIGHTSTAR GROUP LAUNCHES HIGH VALUE BROKER SERVICE UNDER PRIVATE LABEL BRAND

Press / Private Label
19th March 2019

Brightstar Financial has evolved its Private Label proposition into an expert service for complex high-value…

THE TOP THREE REASONS TO USE BRIGHTSTAR

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
13th March 2019

When it comes to specialist first charge mortgages, don't let complex circumstances stack the odds…

THE MOST COMMON BROKER OBJECTIONS, AND THE REALITY

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
13th March 2019

Common broker objections and the reality:   Q: Won't I get a better…

BRIGHTSTAR GUIDE TO BRIDGING FINANCE

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
12th March 2019

The bridging market has experienced huge growth in recent years. Bridging lending grew by 15%…

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…

BRIGHTSTAR HOLDS WORKSHOP TO MARK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Press / People Development
8th March 2019

Brightstar Financial is marking International Women’s Day with a Women in Finance Workshop to discuss…

THE INTEREST ONLY TIME BOMB AND A POTENTIAL SOLUTION

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
5th March 2019

It is estimated that nearly 600,000 interest only mortgages will expire by 2020 and for…

BUSINESS CASH FLOW SOLUTIONS TO HELP RIDE OUT THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF BREXIT

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Commercial finance
5th March 2019

Unsecured loans enable business quick access to funds, which could prove essential to some firms…

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING A PROPERTY AT AUCTION?

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending
5th March 2019

Buying property at auction can prove lucrative for smart landlords and a number of lenders…

WHY SPECIALIST ADVICE IS ESSENTIAL FOR TODAY’S BUY-TO-LET MORTGAGE MARKET

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages
5th March 2019

If you rely purely on sourcing systems to find the most suitable products for your…