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Lender niches you need to know about

Posted: 10/08/2017

We’re constantly on the look out for unique lender niches which help brokers to place more cases and secure competitive terms. This week, we’ve picked out a few interesting criteria niches from residential mortgage lenders, Aldermore and Platform, which you may not have been aware of.

Platform’s residential mortgage niches:

  • Up to 4.49% lending available for single or joint incomes, irrespective of loan to value, loan type, buyer type (subject to affordability) and 4.85% up to 80% LTV (subject to affordability)
  • Flats up to 10 floors including ex-local authority and up to 90% LTV
  • 100% of second job income with 12 months history
  • Pension contributions and travel costs are not deducted from income
  • Maximum term up to 40 years

Aldermore’s residential mortgage niches:

  • 95% LTV up to £400k
  • Self-employed with 1 year’s accounts up to 85% LTV
  • Help to Buy Equity Loan and London Help to Buy up to 75% LTV to £450k. Loans up to 95% LTV available for new build houses and flats. Family gifted deposits accepted
  • Interest-only up to 75% LTV, sale of property acceptable exit

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For help placing a case, contact our Specialist Lending & Protection Team:
call us on 01702 538 800 or request a call back