Videos and Guides
As Buy To Let specialists, we have filmed a series of short videos to provide useful hints and tips about our criteria and other subjects such as top slicing, limited companies, portfolio cross-subsidisation and much more.
Andy Rowe, who has been with Zephyr since it launched and has previously been a mortgage broker, fronts the videos, sharing his knowledge and expertise. Each one lasts no longer than two minutes, so it is a quick and easy way for you to build your knowledge.
Let's Talk About ZephyrOur RSM, Andy Rowe, gives you a brief introduction to Zephyr Homeloans and our products and criteria.
Let's Talk About Our Criteria HighlightsIn this second video RSM, Andy Rowe, gives you a short run-down on our criteria highlights and how to get in touch if you have a case to discuss.
Let's Talk About PackagingIn our third video RSM, Andy Rowe, talks you through our application submission guide, to try help your cases go through smoothly first time.
Let's Talk About Portfolio Cross-SubsidisationOur RSM, Andy Rowe, talks you through how portfolio cross-subsidisation works and how it can help your clients.
Let's Talk About Large PortfoliosIn our fifth video RSM, Andy Rowe, tells you about a large portfolio we recently accepted, and how we can offer bespoke options for large portfolio landlords.
Let's Talk About HMOsZephyr RSM, Andy Rowe runs you through our key HMO requirements and where to view our HMO products in under 2 minutes!
Let's Talk About MUFBsOur RSM Andy, gives you a quick run-down of our MUFB requirements and how to get in touch with us if you have a case to discuss.
Let's Talk About New BuildsOur expert RSM, Andy Rowe, talks you through the key criteria for placing a new build property with Zephyr.
Let's Talk About Flats Above Commercial (FACs)Make placing a FAC case a breeze, by watching this short video about the main things to consider for your client.
Let's Talk About Limited Company SPVsOur RSM Andy, updates you on what Zephyr can do for Ltd Co SPVs and where to find more information.
Let's Talk About Top SlicingThis video focuses on top slicing, a useful feature for BTL affordability.
Let's Talk About Our Link With The DPSThis video focuses on the link we have with our sister company, The Deposit Protection Service (The DPS) and how we can use the available insight to provide training to broker firms.
Let's Talk About Our Team Of ExpertsThis video focuses on our team of experts which help Zephyr stand out from the crowd.
Let's Talk About Partnership IncorporationUseful information about how landlords can move their properties from individual names to a limited company without the liability of stamp duty and CGT. Of course, as with any tax matters, it's important to get professional tax advice based on individual circumstances
Let's Talk About The Market and Rate ChangesOur view of the market and the approach we take when it comes to changing rates.
If you want to know more watch our full length recorded webinars for more in depth discussions.
If you missed any of our webinars you can find all the recordings here:
Watch our latest Introduction to Zephyr webinar
Our RSM, Elliot Newey, alongside our Head of Marketing, Tim Newman, and supported by Telephone BDM, Gemma Cauwood provide you with an introduction to Zephyr Homeloans and our buy to let mortgage criteria. If you've not placed business with Zephyr yet, we're sure it will be time well spent!
Insight into BTL Conveyancing for Limited Companies
At Zephyr, we are specialists in buy to let lending, with many of our cases being for limited companies/SPVs. We invited Julian Sampson, Partner and Head of Lending at TWM Solicitors to talk through what happens with limited company conveyancing, giving useful insight and tips.
Lender Spotlight with Knowledge Bank
We had a great session with Jordan Garside from Knowledge Bank where we answered questions about all things specialist BTL including SPVs, FACs, HMOs and MUFBs. If you missed it have a watch below.
Below is a selection of useful guides about submitting business with us, a collection of case studies to showcase real life examples of the kinds of business we can do and some handy user guides for our online Portal and BTL Hub.
HMO Fact Sheet
Here are our top tips to help you get your HMO case submissions through without any delays. We’ve also
supplied some examples of when a HMO license might be required and which Zephyr product might be
Here are our top tips to help you get your Portfolio case submissions through without any delays.
Top Slicing Support
Find out more about our top slicing policy.
We hope that our website is a useful source of information for mortgage intermediaries. However, if you have a specific query, or can’t find something that you are looking for, please contact us and we will do our best to help.