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Mortgage?

Ragesht
Ragesht Member Posts: 44 Connected
Hello family, I have been asked by my solicitor to get a few quotes for a mortgage, I am 58,long term disabled due to MS, my research shows, it’s probably an impossible task, anyone here able to help would be appreciated, thank you in advance,

Ragesh
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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,311 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    I am afraid it is near impossible one due to your age another if you are on benefits only it is very unlikely you will find a mortgage sorry 
  • woodbine
    woodbine Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,710 Disability Gamechanger
    @Ragesht i'm intrigued as to why your solicitor has asked you to get a few quotes for a mortgage?
    It's not impossible to get a mortgage whilst on benefits, we did it a few years back, but as janer1967 says your age is against you.
    The only advice I can offer is to try and speak to what is called "A whole of market" broker.
    Be extra nice to new members.
  • Ragesht
    Ragesht Member Posts: 44 Connected
    woodbine, thanks for your reply, the reason why my solicitor has asked is to satisfy a courts request.

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