Key insights to help your business

This area provides insight into our specialist markets to help you grow your business.

We also share news and developments from the team so that you’re kept informed, as well as case study material to highlight how our products can help your clients.

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Property Podcast

A Conversation with Shawbrook – Part 4

Hear the latest podcast hosted by Gavin Seaholme, Head of Sales, and special guest Barney Drake, CEO at Specialist Mortgage Group (SMG), as they discuss what this year has in store for the second charge mortgage market, specifically around debt consolidation and persistent debt support.
Father And Daughter Decorating

Shawbrook Bank increases maximum loan size across second charge offering

Shawbrook has increased the maximum loan size across their prime second charge mortgage proposition, with changes impacting the 75% and 85% LTV bands.
Couple Decorating

Shawbrook Bank help couple secure funds to renovate dream home, despite criteria challenges

The specialist bank moved the case to Offer within just 3 weeks!
Viewing Plans

Shawbrook issues offer on a second charge mortgage in just 24 hours

Fluent Money approached us with a client based in Scotland looking to consolidate existing debt to lower their monthly payments, and also raise funds for some much needed renovations on their home.

£500k Second Charge Loan to save property’s value

We were approached by CSC Loans with a client urgently needing a £500,000 loan to purchase a plot of land next to their residence
Lady Mobile

Shawbrook helps customer looking to consolidate debt in just 5 working days

Broker partner, Brightstar Financial, approached Shawbrook with a client looking to consolidate over £94,000 of debt into are far more manageable and lower repayment structure. A second charge mortgage was selected over a remortgage due to the convenience and lack of ERCs.
Case Study My Sort Loan

A £223k second charge loan for a retired client with complex income

A client with 10 sources of income required a £223,000 second charge loan to consolidate debts and improve their home.

Shawbrook Bank reduces rates across their second charge range

The specialist lender has announced today that they are lowering rates by up to 0.80%

An emerging opportunity – Help to Buy

210,964 potential reasons for getting involved with Secured Loans.

Shawbrook’s speedy turnaround helps client’s shortfall in home improvement funds

Shawbrook came to the rescue with a second charge mortgage completion within 9 working days!

A Brexit Opportunity for Lenders – the rise of the Contractor

As an increasing amount of the workforce are self-employed, will the looming Brexit decision bring opportunities to brokers and lenders in this market?

Second charge lending – the lesser known finance solution

Shawbrook highlights the value of this funding line to often marginalised customer groups like the self-employed.

Seconds aren’t just for debt consolidation and home improvements

By taking a second charge, instead of remortgaging, the borrower was able to raise the capital needed, whilst protecting his fixed rate first charge mortgage and avoid paying early repayment charges.