The base rate is the UK interest rate set by the Bank of England. A change in the base rate is likely to affect your mortgage rate. By understanding what it is and how it works, you can avoid paying more than you need to.
A consumer buy-to-let mortgage is a type of buy-to-let mortgage that is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).We look at how they differ from traditional buy-to-let mortgages.
Looking for a holiday let mortgage? Find out if you could get a mortgage for a holiday home and how to find the best rates available
There are lots of different types of mortgages - our guide explains them all to help you decide the right option for you.
The Islamic or halal mortgage process is slightly different, allowing customers to get finance to buy a home in compliance with Sharia law
Home buying, moving and mortgage costs. Uswitch guide to all the costs of buying a house, including deposit, solicitor fees, stamp duty and conveyancing.
What is equity and how can you access it? We explain how you can remortgage to release equity, getting cash from your home.
Saving for a mortgage deposit can be difficult for today’s first-time buyer. Find out how to save more quickly and effectively to get on the property ladder sooner than you think
A repayment holiday is an agreement with your lender to take a break from your monthly mortgage payments, we look at how this impacts you in the long term
Our guide looks at variable vs fixed-rate mortgages and how to decide which one is right for your circumstances.
A second home mortgage is a mortgage for buying a second home - not to be confused with getting a remortgage or second charge mortgage.