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    • Blodwen5
    • By Blodwen5 17th Jun 17, 12:14 PM
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    Shared equity remortgage
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    • 17th Jun 17, 12:14 PM
    Shared equity remortgage 17th Jun 17 at 12:14 PM
    Is it possible to remortgage to a different provider if you have a shared equity mortgage? I have contacted several providers today, including ones who do offer shared equity mortgages, but when I explain that I have one with a different provider they tell me they don't currently offer Sh. Eq on a remortgage basis. Why is this? Does anyone else have experience of remortgaging with a sh eq mortgage? I would be grateful for any advice/information from the MSE community.
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    • kingstreet
    • By kingstreet 17th Jun 17, 5:38 PM
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    • 17th Jun 17, 5:38 PM
    Are you remortgaging to consolidate the equity loan or are you trying to find a lender which will accept the loan remaining in place where you will obtain a deed of postponement from the second charge holder?

    Which shared equity scheme? Presumably it's not HTB so HomeBuy Direct, FirstBuy or a developer-specific scheme?

    Have you looked here?

    http://www.myfirsthome.org.uk/
    I am a mortgage broker. You should note that this site doesn't check my status as a Mortgage Adviser, so you need to take my word for it. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Mortgage Adviser Code of Conduct. Any posts on here are for information and discussion purposes only and shouldn't be seen as financial advice. Please do not send PMs asking for one-to-one-advice, or representation.
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