UK Mortgage Advisers for Expats

Our team of expert Mortgage Brokers will research the market to find you the absolute best available mortgage deal.

Expat UK Mortgage Brokers

For individuals who are expatriates living outside of the UK, it can be challenging to say the least to obtain a mortgage due lending limitations across the mortgage market. However, our team of high calibre mortgage brokers specialise in expat situations, and unlike most mortgage brokerages, we bring a wealth of experience in this particular lending field.

Due to our whole of market standing, we have access to a wide spectrum of high street lenders, building societies, and private banks, of which puts us in an exceptionally strong position to find a mortgage solution that is perfect for your needs. So, if you are an expat seeking expert mortgage advice regarding a UK based property, then get in touch with us today.

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What makes us different?

In a climate when mortgage lending is scrutinised more than ever before, our chosen team of mortgage professionals have dedicated their careers to specialist lending. This precise component is what sets us apart from majority of other brokerages, as very few have the platform to offer ‘true’ specialist mortgage advice, of which expat mortgages is a key ingredient.

Whilst our specialist lending department can cater for all manner of unique lending scenarios, expat is a particular area we excel in, due to an unrivalled wealth of knowledge and expertise within our team. We understand how to comprehensively navigate the expat mortgage market to ascertain all potential lending options, which is a crucial skill.

What is of paramount importance, is for a case to be suitably presented to a specific lender that showcases and reassures a prospective lender that this particular case represents a sensible risk on their part. These mechanisms applied consistently, in addition to the above factors, is what makes Pinnacle a standout specialist lending broker, and allows us to deliver outstanding results for our clients.

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Still Have Questions?

If you cannot find an answer you are seeking, then simply click the button below, or call us at 0208 125 3100, to get in touch with one of our mortgage brokers.

Depending on your circumstances you may have a wide selection of mortgage companies willing to offer you the mortgage you desire. With access to thousands of mortgage deals, our experts will find you the most suitable deal.

Yes, we have whole of market access. As we are an independent brokerage, and not tied directly to a group of lenders, we can access the full mortgage market. This exposure allows us to scour the market for the best lending arrangements for our clients.

Lenders can vary significantly in what they are willing to offer when assessing affordability. However, our team of expert advisors will thoroughly assess the market to ascertain your maximum borrowing potential, and will fully guide you along the way.

Our specialist lending proposition encompasses all aspects of mortgage broking. Our team of experts are true professionals in areas such as expatriates, foreign currency, high net worth individuals, large loans, and complex buy to let, just to name a few. This spectrum of expertise is what sets us apart.

How much can I borrow?

A mortgage whether you’re living abroad or in the UK will depend on two main factors. Deposit size and total provable income.

Generally, UK lenders will lend between 3-6 times the total annual income of applicants. This also is covered by additional factors such as employment history, debts, financial dependants and financial outgoings.

How can I increase my chances of approval?

Being an Expat or non-UK resident, it is of course possible to apply for a UK mortgage and here is a list of factors you can take to help increase your chances of being successful in the mortgage process.

  • Proof of earnings, with all mortgages you need to have a certain level of earnings, it is far simpler for full time employed individuals rather than self-employed individuals as they are able to provide payslips dating back over a period of time.
  • Credit History, it is not fundamentally necessary to have a UK credit rating for an expat mortgage, it certainly does go a long way when you’re looking to achieve the best rates for your mortgage.
  • Use an expert mortgage broker, Pinnacle have a team dedicated to these cases and are able to assist you from start to finish.
  • Keep some financial association in the UK, once again, maintaining some financial association in the UK will help your credit score and show that you make payments on time.

Can I get a buy to let as an Expat?

There is a high demand for expats to take out a buy to let mortgage and capitalise on the steadily growing UK property market.

A provider for buy to let mortgages will generally require a large deposit to be made. With all that said, expats who would like to take out a buy to let mortgage will be expected to come up with more money for the deposit as the risk factor for the lender is high.

Get in touch with Pinnacle today and start your journey with our expert specialist team available to help 7 days a week, we can approach niche lender to help find you the best rates possible.

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We understand that every circumstance is different, and having a bespoke touch is essential in understanding a case. This openminded approach is what creates a professional standard that we always uphold.

Our team of bridging loan specialists are available to discuss your individual requirements, so simply complete the contact form and we’ll be in touch shortly.

Here Is Just A Sample Of Our Reviews

As an expat of the UK, I was looking to remortgage my investment property situated in London. My broker at Pinnacle promptly found me a suitable lender, and an overall competitive deal.



Due to my complex employment situation and the time I spend outside the UK with work, I needed expert advice when arranging my mortgage. The team at Pinnacle duly provided this.


UK & Switzerland

We were looking to relocate back to the UK but had no idea where to begin. Our broker was immense at handling our enquiry and found us a great deal with a high street lender.

Elizabeth & Joel


I had an offer accepted on a holiday let in Scotland but was struggling to find a lender. I approached Pinnacle and they expertly found a mortgage solution that worked perfectly for me.



As a professional based in Dubai, I needed a specialist broker who could review my property portfolio. The results exceeded my expectations, and I would certainly recommend Pinnacle.



As Portuguese & French nationals residing in the UK, we were seeking a mortgage. We are both contracting, but none of this fazed our broker and they found us a mortgage that is perfect for us.

Joao & Anna


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