Sarah Guershon

Sarah Guershon has been a personal finance and mortgage writer for over 5 years. She has worked at Money Saving Expert and was a finance content editor for RVU before taking her mortgage and writing experience into a content design role at Zoopla.

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Passive Income UK Ideas | Passive Income Stream | Bankrate

A passive income can help you build wealth and meet your savings goals, but might require a lot of initial hard work. Our guide will help you in the process.

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💰 Bank of England base rate

The base rate is the Bank of England's official borrowing rate. It is currently 0.1%. The BoE base rate strongly influences UK interest rate, which can increase (or decrease) mortgage rates and your monthly repayments.

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Buying a House: A Detailed Guide

Buying a house can be confusing. Whether you're a first-time buyer or a homeowner, this guide gives you a step by step guide to buying your home.

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Selling a House: A Step By Step Guide

Are you selling a house? Discover every step of the process to make selling your home quick and easy in this guide.

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Making An Offer On A House: The Definitive Guide | Bankrate

This guide aims to show you how to make an offer you are comfortable with on a house, how long it could take, and tips to make it easier and faster.

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When should I remortgage?

If your current mortgage deal is coming to an end or you're looking to save money on your biggest monthly expense, it might be time to remortgage.

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What is a home survey?

Another expense but one that is absolutely mandatory when purchasing a property is a home survey. There are a number of different types that we discuss here in detail.

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Should I remortgage?

There are a number of reasons why you may want to remortgage, such as switching to a cheaper deal or releasing some equity in your property. Here we list the reasons why you would switch and explain them in more detail.

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Self Employed Mortgages | How to Get a Mortgage

You can get a mortgage if you're self-employed - but lenders will closely analyse your finances to make sure you can afford to buy a home.

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How Long Does A Mortgage Application Take?

How long does a mortgage application take? Let's find out here in this detailed guide, with FAQs and timeframes to help you in the process.