Award Winning Buy to Let Mortgage Deals

Helping you purchase property as an investment

£*

Mortgage Enquiries

£*

Mortgages Accepted

Looking to get into property lettings?

We’ve helped hundreds of people secure buy-to-let mortgages which has helped them profit from buying and renting out a property.

With house prices often outperforming inflation in the long-term, the buy-to-let market can prove a great investment.

Why choose MortgageKey for Buy-To-Let Mortgages?

We know the buy-to-let market

Our team’s knowledge of the buy-to-let mortgage market, and excellent relationships with lenders, ensure you get the best offers

Thousands of deals considered

We search and compare thousands of buy-to let mortgage deals to ensure we can find a deal which is suited to you

We’re completely independent

We’ve no tie-ins with certain lenders. As we’re fully independent and unbiased our focus is solely on finding the best option for you.

Pay nothing until completion

We research offers with no obligation and won’t ask for any payment until your mortgage deal is complete

Award-winning mortgage and loans experts – ready to help you today

Our team of specialists will guide you through the process of securing a mortgage, buying a home or taking out a loan – finding the very best deals for you and your family.

Mortgage & Loan Guides

Read our experts’ latest advice on a wide range of mortgage options to the tax implications of buying properties to let.

Find out more

Infographics

Making mortgages and loans simpler to understand is our key skill, and our infographics do just that!

Find out more

Hear from our Clients

Don’t just take our word for it, hear from our happy clients who we have helped through the mortgages and loans process.

Find out more

Buy-to-let Mortgages – Your Questions Answered

Buy-to-let mortgages are viewed as a long-term investment and ideal for those looking for an additional income, a nest egg for retirement or a business opportunity as a landlord. Renting out a property with a buy-to-let mortgage could help you generate profit whilst covering your mortgage repayments as well.

Although there are no guarantees that house prices will rise, a second property to let to tenants is likely to benefit you financially over time.

Is it a good time to buy-to-let?

Yes, there has been a significant rise in the number of people wanting to rent homes in the UK, and this has come as the number of available properties has reduced in recent years. With people unable to afford deposits and house prices, it’s an ideal time to become a landlord and rent out.

With the right property, in a good location, renting out with a buy-to-let mortgage can provide a good monthly income once mortgage repayments are covered.

What should I consider before choosing a buy-to-let mortgage?

Budget for the outgoings associated with renting out a property, such as maintenance, repairs, safety checks, insurance and stamp duty, against the income you will receive before choosing to invest in another property. Consider the location of your property too, and its appeal to potential tenants.

How is a buy-to-let mortgage calculated?

With a buy-to-let mortgage the loan provider (or lender) will assess the potential rent as a primary source of income, rather than against your earnings as happens with typical mortgages. A Rent to Interest (RTI) calculation will be carried out to check you will gain enough rental income from the property to cover the interest on the mortgage.

Rental income is typically between 125% and 130% of the monthly mortgage repayment.

Should I choose a repayment or interest only buy-lo-let mortgage?

It depends on your individual circumstances, property and strategy, and our advisers at Mortgage Key will be able to help you plan given your goals.

The majority are interest only, resulting in lower monthly payments but the debt is not being paid off. This suits the likes of professional landlords and property investors with a long-term aim to grow a portfolio of property, as they have greater cash flow to further invest. At the end of the mortgage term, the investor could sell the property as a way of recouping the initial costs. The repayment route is more suited to those looking to invest in property as an alternative pension plan, as monthly capital and interest repayments ensure the full debt is repaid at the end of the mortgage.

What our clients are saying

  • Very efficient service and achieved what we were looking for
    S FRANCIS
  • I had a missed payment on my record and all major lenders turned down my application. Mortgagekey helped me get a mortgage and got accepted, underwrit...
    Peter M
  • Customer service was amazing start to end, made the whole process very easy.
    Nisar Ahmed
  • We have been talking to Mortgage Key in regards to our first mortgage. Although we have not finished the process, we are extremely happy with the serv...
    Ashleigh
  • You provided me very good and impressive service, very nice staff.
    Mj Li
  • Excellent service, very helpful! Im a first time buyer and mortgage key helped me understand the process and explained everything to me, would recomme...
    valerie
  • Having been through this process a few times, my experience with MortgageKey was excellent. Leona spent the time to understand my requirements, which ...
    Amie
  • I can’t recommend this company enough. Claire was awesome in coming back to me with options and within 48hours I had a agreement in principle. Mort...
    A Patel
  • The whole process was smooth and we are very happy.
    Ian Jeavons
  • Amazing service they work hard to get you the best deal. Our case worker Leonie was fantastic. A service worth every penny. Highly recommended.
    Stephen and james
  • Fantastic service- simple to use and found us a great deal! Would highly recommend
    Sarah
  • I contacted you on line and found your service to be excellent, fast and efficient
    TAJDIN CHARANIA
  • Over the phone Application for Life insurance: agreeable member of staff, very professional, I was absolutely satisfied with the way this was conducte...
    Roxane Keabou
  • I found Linda to be highly efficient, focused & offered lots of time with explanation every step of the way. Linda worked to my pace & made herself a...
    customer
  • Very easy and accessible service. Excellent advice and knowledge. As a first time buyer the support was outstanding. The communication has been above ...
    Stephanie E
  • Fantastic service.
    Louise
  • Very friendly. Responded quickly kept us upto date all the time. Would recommend.
    Kathleen Walpole
  • Looking for a mortgage broker during the uncertainty of the pandemic was nerve-wracking. After contacting MortgageKey, I knew from the first call that...
    Roxane Keabou
  • Great service very helpful.
    Sar
  • Extremely happy with the service! Will use again!
    Amit Patel

Trusted by our clients

Ready to talk? Speak to an expert today: 0800 077 8980