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Buy to Let Mortgages in Birmingham.

Buy to let mortgages are for landlords who want to buy a property and rent it out.

As with regular mortgages, buy to let mortgages have their own set of rules and regulations. We will walk you through how they work and what errors people usually make when applying for a buy to let mortgage.

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Can I get a buy to let mortgage in Birmingham?

You can take out a buy to let mortgage under the following conditions:

  • You want to invest in residential property.
  • You can afford to take the risk of investing in property
  • You own your home already, whether you have an outstanding mortgage or not.
  • You have a good credit record and are not in dire need of cash, or desperate for more credit.
  • You shoud be earning 25k plus to have a chance of being approved for a buy to let mortgage
  • The age limit for a loan will depend on the type of loan you choose, but generally speaking, most lenders won’t approve applicants older than 70 or 75
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How do buy to let Mortgages work?

If you are purchasing a property with the aim of renting it out, it is a different mortgage to a regular one. There are some key differences between them:

  • A buy to let mortgage usually has higher fees
  • Interest rates for landlords can be higher.
  • The minimum deposit for a buy to let mortgage is usually 25% of the property’s value. That said, it can vary between 20% – 40%.
  • Buy to let mortgages are normally interest only, which means you pay the interest each month and not the capital amount. Although at the end of your mortgage term you will repay this original loan in full.

The kind of mortgages that insurance brokers and banks offer to consumers for buy to let investments is subject to the same regulations as those covering residential housing.

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How much can I borrow?

The maximum you can lend is linked to the income amount forecast from your rental property.

Lenders typically need the rental income to be 25–30% higher than your mortgage payment.

To figure out what renters might expect to spend on rent, try talking to professionals in the tenant market or find median pricing for houses in Birmingham

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This can be one of the popular mortgage options available for those wishing to invest in residential & rental property.

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Where to get a buy to let mortgage?

Most big banks and a few other institutions offer buy to let mortgages. A broker such as ourselves can provide you professional advice and expertise as to which lender to choose.

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Frequently Asked Questions

A minimum deposit is required for purchasing a property in Birmingham. High street lenders typically require a 5% deposit. A higher deposit may be required if you have had credit problems in the past.

Yes, however, you must submit at least one year’s worth of accounts. To compute the maximum mortgage, most lenders in Birmingham use your salary and dividend, while others may use your net profit.

Second mortgages are possible. This includes debt consolidation and home improvements. A second mortgage can also be obtained on a second property, but only if it is for the owner’s personal use, a family member’s use, a holiday home or a rental property.

It will take about an hour for our free mortgage consultation in Birmingham. Upon completion of your consultation, we can arrange an agreement in principle for you in about 24 hours. A formal offer takes about three weeks.

You must provide three payslips to prove your income if you are an employee. You will need to supply the latest 2 years’ accounts if you are self-employed in Birmingham. Additionally, you must provide proof of identity, address, and three months of bank statements.

An agreement in principle typically lasts between 30 and 90 days, but it can vary based on your lender. It is quite simple to renew an agreement in principle if it expires.

You can do it, but it will be harder. By putting down a higher deposit, perhaps 10% or 15% of the purchase price, you can demonstrate that you can afford a mortgage.

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