As an entrepreneur, your expertise in the day-to-day operations of your business is unparalleled. However, conveying the intricacies of your business to lenders and underwriters can be a daunting task. In this article, we will delve into the complexities entrepreneurs face when seeking mortgages and how we approach these challenges.
Addressing Event-Driven Income
Many entrepreneurs derive income from specific events, such as business or asset sales. This can lead to cyclic income patterns, where years of losses are followed by income surges during specific periods. However, these fluctuations might pose challenges in obtaining loans if funding is required when income is in one of its lower-cycle years. To overcome this obstacle, we work with you to understand the reason for the lower-income year, allowing us to pre-empt underwriting concerns by providing a clear rationale.
Navigating Income From Capital Gains
Business profits can stem from capital gains resulting from asset sales. From an underwriting perspective, sudden shifts from losses to profits can raise doubts about the business’s sustainability. Yet these concerns can be addressed by constructing a well-presented case that clarifies income intricacies. Through meticulous analysis of trends, cycles, and fluctuation causes, we instil lender confidence in your financial profile and your business’s long-term viability.
Holistic Assessment of Income
It is not uncommon in the initial years of business growth to encounter periods of medium-to-large losses. Some lenders may view this unfavourably. At Henry Dannell, we adopt a comprehensive approach to evaluating your income. We take the time to understand the nature of your earnings and your business’s inner workings. By doing so, we can provide banks with a thorough explanation of your income, fostering their confidence in grasping your business dynamics. This frequently allows certain banks to override usual credit risk restrictions and take a more pragmatic view.
Entrepreneurs hold a significant place in both high street and private banks’ clientele. However, securing a mortgage as an entrepreneur, especially when income complexities arise, hinges on the application’s presentation quality. We take the time to construct a persuasive application overview and credit profile. Our goal is to ensure your mortgage journey is seamless and successful, reflecting the true potential of your entrepreneurial endeavours.
Tailored Approach and Support
Entrepreneurs’ unique income structures require a tailored approach when seeking mortgages. By comprehensively assessing income, addressing event-driven earnings, and navigating capital gains, we give entrepreneurs the confidence to pursue their mortgage goals. Through meticulous presentation crafting, we facilitate a smooth and successful journey towards securing the right mortgage for you.
For more expert guidance and advice, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our specialist team of advisers.
Please note: a mortgage is secured against your home or property. Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage or any other debt secured on it.