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We are still here

Coronavirus and Ocean Mortgages The Ocean Mortgages team are now all working from home, and have full access to all the lenders and protection companies on the market. With the Corona virus having made millions of us stay at home with our families, we have noticed a...

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Rule of 72

Why compound interest on Lifetime Mortgages in 2020 is not your enemy. Ever heard of the Rule of 72? 🤔 Ten years ago, interest rates for Equity Release were as high as 9%. This meant that the amount you borrowed would double in 8 years. 72 ÷ 9= 8 years 😳 (the rule of...

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Caring for Vulnerable Clients is so important!

Protecting our Vulnerable Clients As an Equity Release company we often get asked the steps that we take to ensure our Vulnerable Clients are well looked after. As a Directly Authorised Company we of course follow the necessary compliance procedures and have the...

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How Brokers can stand out from the Competition

Stuart Powell features in the latest Mortgage Works Article with some top marketing tips for new businesses on how to stand out from your competition.  Stuart Powell, Managing director of Ocean Mortgages, said that it was crucial that any marketing be authentic and...

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Later Life Financial Seminar

    Meet the experts at this free community event offering financial and property advice in retirement. About this Event Ocean Equity Release are proud to host this unique community event, in conjunction with four local businesses. Hosted at the Village Hall...

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Happy Client!

We were delighted to receive this glowing review from our happy clients. We helped Naomi and Tom to secure a mortgage for the purchase of their dream home!  What were the circumstances that caused you to look for a financial adviser? Our fixed-rate was coming to an...

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Mortgage Introducer Awards- Best New Mortgage Broker

    We are delighted to have been nominated for the 'Best New Entrant (Broker)' category in the 2019 Mortgage Introducer Awards. 2019 has been a year of huge achievements for Ocean Mortgages as this follows on from being listed as one of the top UK brokers, as...

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Later Life Seminar and Business Networking

Ocean Equity release and Curtis Whiteford Crocker are pleased to announce...... Ocean Equity Release and CWC Solicitors are excited to announce the next date in our series of Business to Business Later Life Seminars incorporating information about: Retirement Planning...

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Westcountry Landlords Association Meeting

Westcountry Landlords Association Meeting Stuart was delighted to have been asked to be a guest speaker at the Westcountry Landlords Association meeting last night. Stuart gave an informative talk to around 50 Landlords, the topic being How to avoid the Lenders...

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We are ‘Excellent’

Stuart Powell, Ocean Mortgages Ltd Plymouth rated as 'Excellent' on Mortgage Broker search tool vouchedfor.co.uk from verified client reviews. Our Spring 2019 ratings have just been released and we are delighted to hear have continued our 'Excellent' rating. Client...

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Equity Release- How it has changed

Equity release is not always the best option. But for our Client yesterday, where releasing equity was the right advice, it was very heartwarming to see hers and her son's relief and happiness that her financial situation will now improve. We do however, understand...

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Our View on Help to Buy

Help To Buy Alternatives The Help to Buy Scheme is an excellent initiative for Housing Developers to sell their properties but is it best for the Client? Read the below article for Stuart's view on Help to Buy Mortgages. If you come to see us for 'Help to Buy' advice...

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Technology is not always the answer to speedy offers!

Stuart Powell comments on 'The Mortgage Solutions' latest article'. There is nothing we love more than a speedy Mortgage offer. We recently got our First Time Buyer clients from Mortgage Application to Offer in 48 hours which of course the clients,(and us!) were...

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Later Life Lending and Property Networking event

On Thursday 6th June at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel from 2-4pm we are running an event for Businesses only which will: • Help you to understand some key subjects which will be increasingly important to your clients. • Introduce you to new sources of business. Show you...

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Growing Standard Variable Rate!

Growing SVR likely to encourage remortgaging Motivation for existing borrowers to remortgage from a lender’s standard variable rate (SVR) is increasing and expected to reach a peak in October 2019, research from Moneyfacts showed. Borrowers who opted for a two-year...

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Bank of England and Cheap Mortgages ?

Bank of England and Cheap Mortgages Question... ? Does the Bank of England increase this week mean there are no longer any cheap mortgage deals out there? Shore Mortgage Broker and Insurance Services of Plymouth, Devon answer.... Any lenders have increased their rates...

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Overview of Our Services

Ocean Mortgages Ltd offer a number of different mortgage broker services in Plymouth. Read on to find out more about us and how we can help you. Buy to Let Mortgages Want to become a landlord or build up an existing property portfolio? The mortgage is one of the most...

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