Agreement in Principle.

If you're looking to move your mortgage from another lender or buy a new property, mortgages above 85% of the property value are temporarily unavailable. However, you may still complete an Agreement in Principle (AIP) to see how much you could borrow.

With an Agreement in Principle (AIP) you can take the first step to buying or remortgaging your home.  An AIP will give you an idea of how much you could borrow before you apply for a mortgage

Why get an Agreement in Principle?

As well as letting you know how much you could borrow, you’ll also get an idea of how much you can afford to spend on your new home. That means you can start looking at properties in your price range.

It can also help you to agree a better price with the seller, because it shows you’re a serious buyer who can get a mortgage.

  • It only takes about 15 minutes to complete, and we’ll give you decision straight away
  • We’ll ask some questions about you and anyone else who’s applying, including details about your income and spending
  • We’ll only do a soft credit check which won’t affect your credit score

Start Agreement in Principle

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

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