Portuguese & Italian Mortgages
Arranging Portuguese Mortgages from the UK or Abroad
If you are thinking of buying, building or renovating a house in Portugal, we can help. Fixed and variable interest rate Portuguese mortgage are both available, with staged drawdown of funds an additional option, if you are building or refurbishing your home.
You will need a local euro bank account to make your monthly Portuguese mortgage repayments and we can help you open this. Portuguese mortgage banks offer full internet banking in English, so you can keep control over your finances, pay bills, transfer money to Portugal and schedule payments, wherever you are in the world.
If you are transferring funds to Portugal and require foreign exchange services, we can introduce you to UK regulated currency specialists offering best buy foreign exchange rates and low or nil cost transfers.
Portuguese mortgages generally take around two or more months to finalise, but initial approval can usually be given in under a week.
Our “no offer, no fee” policy means you can use our Portuguese mortgage broker service to find out how much you can borrow before you have found your dream home, so you can bid with confidence.
Italian Euro Mortgages
We will help you find your Italian euro mortgage.
We work directly with local bank agents across Italy, so your mortgage will be with a branch close to where you are buying your house. We can also help you open a local euros current account for making mortgage repayments and paying other bills.
If you are transferring funds to your euro account from another currency, please ask about our foreign exchange partners. Best buy foreign exchange deals are available via UK regulated currency specialists.
Italian mortgages generally take around 8 – 10 weeks to arrange, but in principle agreements can usually be given in 2-3 working days.
Our “no offer, no fee” policy means you can use our Portuguese & Italian mortgage broker service to find out how much you can borrow, so you can buy with confidence. For more guidance, call our team on: 0208 333 9125.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
Life cover may be required to effect a euro mortgage.