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About Mortgage Quest

  • Discover exactly why our award-winning team is so revered
  • Our customer-first ethos separates us from other brokers
  • How we treat all clients equally, no matter their income structure

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    Mortgage Quest Ltd is one of the UK’s most forward-thinking, award-winning independent mortgage brokers. Our much-celebrated team is based in London, but covers the whole UK.

    We offer expert mortgage advice at local, regional and national levels, both face-to-face and over the phone. Whether you’re looking to buy your first home, moving, remortgaging or investing in a property, our experienced mortgage advisors are here to help.

    Our independent status

    Since our inauguration in 2004, we’ve remained a family-run, wholly independent mortgage broker. This status gives us the freedom to search the whole market, enabling us to secure the best mortgage for our clients and their unique situations.

    Contact us

    Begin exploring your mortgage or protection cover options: call us or fill out our callback form. Our expert advisors will contact you by return.


    If you’re ready for the next step in your career as a mortgage administrator or self-employed mortgage and protection adviser, we’re all ears.

    Our fees

    A transparent breakdown of Mortgage Quest’s broker fees. We never charge for initial consultations, product switches or transfers. Details here:

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    Our customer-first ethos makes us the perfect B2B partner when you’re looking to build revenue with a bolt-on service to offer to your clients.

    We’re mortgage specialists

    We’re not like your average mortgage broker, who prioritises employed PAYE borrowers. Rather, we’ve built our reputation serving the flexible labour workforce, independent professionals and the self-employed.

    We welcome challenges

    Even if your lifestyle or career doesn’t tick the usual boxes, try us! We can help most borrowers. We’re accustomed to complicated cases with complex or multiple income structures.

    Our brands

    Within the Mortgage Quest Group, we also have specialist brands. These focus primarily on selected sub-segments of the mortgage market that mainstream mortgage brokers underserve, including:

    • Fixed-term contract workers
    • CIS workers
    • Freelancers
    • Zero-hour contractors
    • Locum healthcare professionals
    • Many more self-employed professionals across the spectrum of industry

    These brands include:

    Freelancer Financials

    Helping the UK’s diverse flexible workforce — from sole traders to limited company contractors — get relevant, competitive mortgages since 2004.

    Contractor Mortgages

    Specialists in using limited company and umbrella contractors’ gross day rates to get them mortgages without the need for accounts or payslips.

    Self Employed Mortgages

    Lending freelancers, sole traders, company directors and the many types of healthcare professionals a vital hand up onto the property ladder.


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    We’re award-winning mortgage brokers

    We’ve become adept at consistently winning awards. They’re recognition of our hard work, constant support of the independent worker community and groundbreaking achievements.

    These traits help make up our ethos; our attainment thereof is reflected in our winning the most prestigious awards in our industry on many occasions.

    We’ve strived for greatness since the company began. By creating a culture that goes the extra mile to deliver the best possible outcomes for clients, we’re amongst the most celebrated brokers in our industry.

    Best mortgage deals

    From mortgages to insurance protection, every ounce of knowledge we impart is from an expert advisor. Combine that with our 100% independence and we can not only access all relevant mortgages, but also deliver them to you.

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    Why Mortgage Quest stands out

    Besides industry accolades, here are more reasons you can rely on us to find your perfect mortgage:

    • We can provide face-to-face and telephone advice for our customers;
    • We search 1,000s of deals to find the right one for our customers’ circumstances and needs;
      • Many of our deals are exclusive or semi-exclusive to Mortgage Quest;
    • We pride ourselves on exceptional service and critical relationship building;
      • We aim to create relationships that last a lifetime, not just when your mortgage completes;
    • We love dealing with self-employed clients who have complex income structures;
    • Our mortgage advisors are highly trained experts who offer a flexible and friendly service;
    • Our customers are always at the heart of our endeavours;
    • We’ll always fight your corner, no matter what your circumstances, or how big the lender.

    Want to talk to one of our mortgage experts?

    Call us on 0208 421 7998. We’re open Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 6 pm. Alternatively, fill out our request a callback form and one of our mortgage advisors will call you back at a time that’s convenient for you.

    Overcome the hurdles with our expert advice; see what Mortgage Quest can do for you and your family.