Should friends help each other onto the housing ladder?

written by Lucie Osman on September 13, 2016 in Press Coverage with no comments


Lenders don’t normally differentiate between two friends or two people in a couple, which is why there is little data available on “sharer-buyers”.

Many lenders will take into account only two people’s income, although Shaun Church, of the mortgage broker Private Finance, says that Metro Bank will take into account up to four incomes.

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