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CHANCE OF A LIFETIME

Later Life Lending / Press
24th September 2018

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

SHOULD LANDLORDS BECOME LIMITED COMPANIES?

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages
19th September 2018

Changes to taxation and Stamp Duty for buy-to-let landlords mean it makes more sense than…

A NEW LEARNING RESOURCE FOR YOUR LANDLORD CLIENTS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages
19th September 2018

Together have created a buy-to-let hub, especially designed to help landlords. So whether your clients…

LANDLORDS GROW THEIR BUY-TO-LET PORTFOLIO THROUGH A SEVEN-DAY SECOND CHARGE MORTGAGE

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages
19th September 2018

The directors of an investment company, who own nearly 250 properties in the North of…

CLEAR YOUR DESKS THIS FRIDAY WITH BRIGHTSTAR

Blogs & articles
9th September 2018

Brightstar Financial has launched its largest ever webinar programme, with nine specialist lending events throughout…

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…

DEMAND FOR LATER LIFE LENDING CONTINUES TO GROW

Later life lending / Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar
24th August 2018

Demand for Later Life Lending is increasing, but it is a specialist area with its…

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…

UNSECURED COMMERCIAL FINANCE IS A GROWING AREA FOR BRIGHTSTAR

Blogs & articles / Commercial finance
24th August 2018

Unsecured commercial finance gives business owners fast and convenient access to the funding they need…

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…

CONTINUED OPPORTUNITY FOR PROPERTY INVESTORS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending
24th August 2018

The extension of permitted development rights is providing continued opportunity for investors and lenders are…

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 REGULATORY LANDSCAPE CONTINUES TO CHANGE FOR LANDLORDS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages
24th August 2018

The regulatory landscape continues to change for buy-to-let landlords, placing more emphasis on quality specialist…

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…

THE DEMAND IS GROWING FOR SECOND CHARGES ON BUY-TO-LET PROPERTY

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles / Second charge mortgages
24th August 2018

The is growing demand for second charges on buy-to-let property and, with an equitable charge,…

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…

ARE YOUR CLIENTS MISSING OUT BY STICKING TO MAINSTREAM LENDERS?

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

More brokers are realising that, by considering their individual circumstances, specialist lenders can help their…

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…

BRIGHTSTAR LAUNCHES ITS LARGEST EVER WEBINAR PROGRAMME

Events / Brightstar / Press
15th August 2018

Brightstar Financial has launched its largest ever webinar programme, with nine specialist lending events throughout…

NEW LENDER FALCON BRIDGING FINANCE LIMITED TO PARTNER WITH BRIGHTSTAR

Press / Short-term lending
14th August 2018

Brightstar Financial will be the latest financial intermediary to partner with Falcon Bridging finance Limited,…

BEST ADVICE Q&A WITH ROB JUPP

Brightstar / Press
14th August 2018

What can you tell us about Brightstar’s new Later Life Lending service? We have launched…

BRIGHTSTAR LAUNCHES LATER LIFE SERVICE

Brightstar / Press
13th August 2018

Brightstar Financial has launched a Later Life Lending service for brokers, through a partnership with…

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,…

PROPERTY REFURBISHMENT IS A GROWING OPPORTUNITY FOR BROKERS…

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
19th July 2018

WITH INCREASED DEMAND FROM CLIENTS, MORE PRODUCTS AND CHEAPER RATES THAN EVER BEFORE.   The…

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%…

MORE INVESTORS ARE LOOKING TO COMMERCIAL PROPERTY TO DELIVER HIGHER YIELDS…

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles / Commercial finance
19th July 2018

AND LENDERS ARE MEETING THIS DEMAND WITH MORE FLEXIBLE PRODUCTS BUT WORKING WITH AN EXPERIENCED…