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    • Jeden
    • By Jeden 9th Apr 18, 2:57 PM
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    Remortgage on a Help To Buy
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    Remortgage on a Help To Buy 9th Apr 18 at 2:57 PM
    Hi all,

    Just wondering, is it possible to remortgage on a help to buy after the initial fixed two-five year period to withdraw some of the equity to pay off other things such as car finance or do an extension to the property? or does the equity that's taken out have to go towards paying off some of the equity loan?

    Thanks in advance
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    • kingstreet
    • By kingstreet 9th Apr 18, 4:11 PM
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    No. You cannot borrow more unless it is to repay half or all of the HTB Equity Loan.
    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.
    • Jeden
    • By Jeden 9th Apr 18, 4:30 PM
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    • 9th Apr 18, 4:30 PM
    Hi Kingstreet,

    To clarify; if you had an equity loan of 50k could you take out say 35k and pay off half of the equity loan and use 20k for home improvements?
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