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Finance Articles

Below is a list of our BuildStore Finance related articles.

Arranging your finance
Building a home is a substantial investment, and obtaining the right type of finance to fund your project is essential. Self build finance experts BuildStore explains why it pays to get your finances in order, and how to do it... read more
Funding a renovation project
Bringing a dilapidated property back to life can be extremely rewarding, but arranging the finance to purchase a property and fund the renovation work needed can be challenging. BuildStore, self build and renovation finance experts, explain the options... read more
Building into Retirement
Many people at retirement choose to down-size to a property that is often more economical to run and easier to maintain. However, if you wish to self-build this type of property in retirement it can be difficult to obtain mortgage finance. This advertisement feature from Buildstore looks at the considerations and risks involved... read more
Self-Build Affordability
If you want to live in your current home while you build your new one, it is possible to get a self build mortgage along side your existing mortgage, but with stricter lending criteria, affordability is key. In this advertisement feature, self build finance experts BuildStore provide some insight into how lenders assess affordability for self builders... read more
Project Peace of Mind - Site Insurance and Structural Warranty
When embarking on a major project like a self build or a major renovation, getting your planning and preparation right will lead to a much smoother project. However, no matter how well you plan, things can and do go wrong and it is essential that you have the appropriate insurance in place... read more
Mortgage Borrowing
If you need to borrow funds to finance your homebuilding project, you may be surprised at how much cautious lender's criteria will affect your ability to borrow. Here, self build finance experts BuildStore explains how lenders will assess your ability and offer advice on how to ensure you secure the loan you need.... read more


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