Key insights to help your business


This section provides useful insights into the second charge mortgages market that will keep you better informed and will help you to grow your business.

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News

Welcome to the Residential Mortgages Resource Centre

Our business is helping your second charge business to grow. The Residential Mortgages Resource Centre aims to provide readily available information at your fingertips to do just that.
Insights

An emerging opportunity – Help to Buy

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

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!
Insights

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?
Case Study

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.
Insights

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.
News

Scottish Retail Manager raises finance and keep favourable first charge

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.
Insights

Get to the truth

Mythbusters… the five most common misconceptions about second charge lending.
Insights

Seven reasons why you should be considering a second charge mortgage over a remortgage

When a home owning customer approaches you for a large loan, is a remortgage still your ‘go-to’?
Tips

Five top tips for speedier decisions

How you can achieve faster underwriting decisions from the Shawbrook team.
News

Meet our new Business Development Manager Julia Dobell

We are very pleased to introduce you to the newest member of the Residential Mortgages sales team.
News

Welcome to the Residential Mortgages Resource Centre

Our business is helping your second charge business to grow. The Residential Mortgages Resource Centre aims to provide readily available information at your fingertips to do just that.
Insights

2019 Outlook: Second charge mortgages – a market filled with opportunity

Despite the second charge mortgage market growing in 2018, it’s tiny in comparison to the remortgage market.