UK Mortgage for Expat in Qatar

With years of experience to draw upon, Pinnacle is your ideal mortgage broker if you are an expatriate who resides in Qatar, and looking to mortgage a UK property.

Mortgage Advice for UK Expats in Qatar

If you reside in Qatar as a British subject, then the time may come when you want to move back to the UK or look to remortgage an existing property you own in the British Isles. There again, you may want to acquire a new property in Britain to be used as an investment or to use it as a base when you are not in Qatar. Either way, UK expatriates often find it difficult to access a mortgage lender who will understand the situation. This is where we come in.

At Pinnacle, our team of expert mortgage brokers are here to research and secure a suitable lending arrangement. This is greatly helped by our level of market access here in the UK, and our vast experience in assisting clients who are based overseas procure a mortgage on a property that is located within the UK. Our scope of advice has no limitations, so whether you earn in the local currency, are self-employed or contracting, an employee of a multinational corporation, or retired, we will find the right mortgage deal to suit your requirements.

What Makes Our UK Expatriate Mortgage Brokers so Outstanding?

We are specialists in the UK mortgage sector. Because we access the entire market, we can help you to achieve your mortgage objectives by working with a wide spectrum of lenders who are willing to operate in the expatriate market. Not all mortgage providers will entertain applications from UK expats in Qatar, but with our skill and experience we will trackdown the most competitive deals available to you.

Therefore, you can expect a range of borrowing options when you turn to our mortgage brokerage team at Pinnacle. We take a great deal of pride in the service we offer and have a proven track record of delivering successful outcomes.

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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.

Mortgage lending limits for UK expats working in Qatar

In the UK, the upper limit for mortgage lending is about five to six times your annual salary. This can be no different to an individual based overseas, however, all cases are judged on their own merits. Factors that will determine this will be items such as your income, expenditure, deposit, and type of transaction. It is our job to manage this for you, by navigating the mortgage market to find the deal you are seeking.

What do I need to apply to a UK mortgage lender from Qatar?

In our opinion, it is fundamental to have a mortgage broker that specialises in the UK expat arena, due to the complexities generally involved. A skilled broker in this field will not only ensure you are paired with the right lender, but will also guide you as we build your case via packaging your documents, such as your proof of identification, income, credit, and bank statements.

Accessing buy-to-let mortgages in the UK as a Qatar-based expatriate

If you don’t want to live in the property you intend on buying or remortgaging, then you will likely need a buy to let mortgage product. This is something our specialist broker team can help you with, as we have the ability to seamlessly deal with all mortgage types.

Get in touch

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