Burger Menu

What is a Cashback Mortgage?

There are lots of different types of mortgages available to home buyers. You might be a little confused wondering which mortgage route you should take, especially if you are a first-time buyer.

There are unique advantages and disadvantages to each of these types and it is the job of a mortgage advisor in Nottingham to help you find the right outcome for your personal situation.

In this article we will be taking a look at how Cashback Mortgages work, as well as the benefit they can have to borrowers and how they compare to other options.

Alternatively, feel free to watch our moneymanTV YouTube video on the same topic. Malcolm posts regular content on there, featuring answers to popular mortgage questions, up to date news regarding the mortgage market and examples of different cases he’s encountered.

Cashback Mortgages by Moneyman TV

If you like what you see, maybe give us a like and subscribe to see more. Malcolm also read comments, so if you have any questions he will do his best to answer, possibly even posting another video about the question.

What is a Cashback Mortgage?

If you took out a cashback mortgage, at the end of your mortgage term you will typically get some cash back. Generally, the sum you will get back is based on a percentage of what you borrowed, usually around 1 or 2%.

In some cases, with a cashback mortgage, your lender might specify a fixed price within the mortgage contract. What this means, is that even if you are taking a mortgage out over a long period of time, the amount will not increase or change over time.

Will a Cashback Mortgage benefit me?

There are a handful of benefits to home buyers, including:

  • A lot of cashback mortgages will come with added benefits, including things like a free property valuation. No matter what the perks are, this could be incredibly useful and help you save money you hadn’t thought of saving.
  • Customers looking to have a lower end mortgage could find cashback mortgages very favourable. You get your money back and the benefits, whilst paying for a low-end mortgage.

As an experienced mortgage broker in Nottingham, we would advise that if the lender offers you a reasonable percentage on your cashback mortgage, you may wish to consider taking this up as it may be beneficial in the long run. The only reason people may not wish to go the route of a cashback mortgage, is that the interest-rates tend to be a little higher

Different types of mortgage in Nottingham

As we have discussed, there are a large variety of mortgage options out there, with cashback mortgages not being as popular as others. That being said, we do still receive enquiries about them, and they are a good back up choice if your first mortgage deal doesn’t quite work out.

If you are looking to learn about the different mortgage types and what your options may be, it could be worth your time getting in touch with an experienced specialist mortgage advisor in Nottingham. No matter the circumstance, we’ll do what we can to help you get a mortgage. Working through difficult situations is what we do best.

Nottinghammoneyman.com & Nottinghammoneyman are trading styles of UK Moneyman Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
UK Moneyman Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
UK Moneyman Limited registered in England, registered number 6789312 and registered office 10 Consort Court, Hull, HU9 1PU.

© 2020 Nottinghammoneyman

Nottinghammoneyman, Gothic House, Barker Gate, Lace Market, Nottingham, NG1 1JU.

Moneyman Logo

Book your Free Consultation

7 Days 8am - 10pm

Moneyman Logo

Moneyman Logo

Moneyman Logo

Ask Your Question