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Can You Get a Mortgage with Poor Credit? | S8E4

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Trussle has rebranded to Better since the time of recording:
Trussle’s mission is to become the leading online mortgage broker and service the UK public with great mortgage rates and exceptional customer service. In trying times, this is more important than ever. Becoming part of the Better Mortgage Corporation allows us to fulfil that promise. We exist to help build a better mortgage culture in the UK, where consumers can access the best rates for their circumstances quickly and fairly.

If you’re looking for a mortgage but maybe don’t have the best credit history, then this is the podcast episode for you. Phil Spencer is back with Orla Shevlin, Mortgage Adviser at Better to answer this question for you: can you get a mortgage with poor credit? Listen to episode four of series 8 of the Move iQ property podcast. Phil and Orla discuss getting a mortgage and the challenges of doing that if you have poor credit.

Can You Get a Mortgage with Poor Credit | S8E4

What’s discussed in this episode?

Listen in to find out:

  • Get your full credit report – why your credit score alone doesn’t mean too much
  • How far back lenders look at your credit history?
  • How brokers can help you assess the right timing for an application
  • There always tends to be a solution a broker can help with
  • An outline of joint borrower mortgages
  • Ways you could improve your credit report
  • Some helpful lookouts

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Last Updated: July 19th, 2023

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