Michael Bond

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My profile

I am driven by a desire to help others and get the best results for my clients.

Buying a house is one of the most important decisions you will make, therefore I do everything I can to take as much stress away from the experience as possible. My parents are financial advisors and working with them over the years has ensured that those family, caring values are deep-rooted, and I pride myself in taking a personal approach with each and every client.

I help clients with all their mortgages needs, specifically:

  • Mainstream mortgages
  • Help to Buy
  • Shared Ownership
  • Buy to Let
  • Equity Release

The mortgage world can be a maze and it’s my job to navigate that maze. I take on all of the work in the background to allow clients to enjoy the experience. I also take care of all the necessary insurance needs to make sure that my clients are fully set to hit the ground running. It’s important to me that clients can look forward to getting that call on completion day, whether that be to collect the keys to their first home, securing another rental property in their portfolio, fixing into a new deal, or finally getting their feet on the property ladder.

CeMAP – Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice

CeRER – Certificate in Regulatory Equity Release

Having worked with my parents in the family business earlier in my career, I always had a passion and desire to enter into the mortgage world as an advisor. However, my life took a different turn and I pursued a career in hospitality, where I spent the last decade as a Restaurant General Manager for a variety of restaurant brands.

The pull of the mortgage market never quietened and during the pandemic I decided to study for my CeMAP qualifications. I gained the relevant certificates, hung up my restaurant cap and followed my family into the world of Mortgage and Protection advice.

Outside of work, I spend time with my partner and our dog. We love getting out and about, stretching his little legs and seeing the countryside. I also still have a passion for the hospitality trade and love to visit nice restaurants and sample the finer side of dining out.

The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may not get back the full amount invested.

The Financial Conduct Authority does not regulate taxation and trust advice.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home reversion plans and lifetime mortgages are complex products. To understand the features and risks, ask for a personalised illustration.