Can I purchase a holiday let complex and live on site?
Q My wife and I are considering a lifestyle change, moving away from our corporate city life and into the country. I am in Business Banking and my wife works for a company that advises on corporate takeovers. We are nowhere near retirement age, so will need a gainful occupation....
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Help with a holiday let re-mortgage Q I have a holiday let remortgage question for you, as quite frankly can’t seem to find the answer myself. Here’s the brief. Last year we inherited some money. My wife and I have always liked the tangibility of property. Our accountant made us aware of the diminishing return on buy to... Continue reading
Holiday let remortgage after purchasing Q I have a question for you and I am really hoping that you can give me a positive answer with a way forward on a holiday let re-mortgage. My enquiries so far have drawn a blank. Just quickly to explain the situation to you. We have just completed on the purchase... Continue reading
Can you rescue a part completed development project Q: I have a question for you, but better give you a little background first. Unfortunately, I am in a bit of time related trouble with a part-completed development project. I own some land and derelict barn outright with no mortgage. Originally it formed part of my adjoining property and I... Continue reading
Should our Limited Company own a holiday let property? Q We have a couple of questions for you, but think it’s best to provide some background, before we can get to them. My wife and I are looking to purchase a holiday let business, which consists of seven fully converted, self- contained stone Barns, set in 4 acres, plus a... Continue reading
What are holiday let occupancy clauses? Q We have found a converted Barn in South Devon that we wish to purchase for use as a holiday cottage. There is a problem though - the lender we found on a mortgage comparison website has declined our mortgage application citing, “unacceptable security, 12 -month holiday let restriction”.  The... Continue reading
Can we have an interest only mortgage? Q We are having a problem sourcing a 70% mortgage to purchase a property to be used as a holiday let in Wales. Our case has been agreed in principle at a holiday let mortgage lender, however is failing their safety margin affordability calculation. It’s our preference to have the loan set... Continue reading