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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…

NEW WEBINAR PROGRAMME COVERING A WIDE RANGE OF SPECIALIST LENDING AREAS

Events
26th March 2019

CONFIRM YOUR PLACE ON ONE OR MORE OF OUR SPECIALIST LENDING WEBINARS LEARN HOW TO…

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…

UNSECURED DEBT IS AT RECORD LEVELS, EXPLORE OUR SOLUTIONS FOR DEBT CONSOLIDATION

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Second charge mortgages
5th March 2019

Unsecured debt is at record levels and, in the right circumstances, a second charge mortgage…

AN EXCLUSIVE 5YR FIXED RE-MORTGAGE UP TO 85% LTV WITH NO ERCS FOR CLIENTS WITH IMPAIRED CREDIT

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

Remortgage business is continuing to thrive and there’s a growing number of solutions to help…

BRIGHTSTAR NAMED TOP COMPANY TO WORK FOR IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND

Blogs & articles
5th March 2019

Brightstar Financial has been named as the Best Company to Work For in the East…

SECURED LOANS WATCH: A SOLUTION TO HEFTY TAX BILLS

Press / Second charge mortgages
27th February 2019

More clients are exploring the second charge mortgage avenue to help pay their tax bills…

BRIGHTSTAR NAMED BEST SMALL COMPANY TO WORK FOR IN THE UK

Events / Brightstar / Press
21st February 2019

Brightstar Financial has been named as the Best Small Company to work for in the…

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…