Mortgages & Investments


Banner & Associates recommends to their contractor clients using Contractor Mortgages Made Easy (CMME).

Contractors often struggle when it comes to obtaining a mortgage direct. Many lenders do not understand how contractors are remunerated, which can be very frustrating.

Contractor Mortgages Made Easy, specialise in arranging mortgages for professional freelancers, with bespoke underwriting in place to get around the usual issues. CMME engage upfront with the lenders to ensure that they fully understand the way in which contractors are paid, basing this on full contract earnings. Competitive high street rates are still available for contractors. Contractor Mortgages Made Easy has access to the whole of the market and will provide contractors with impartial advice.

Contractor Mortgages Made Easy is a trading name of Mortgages Made Easy Limited. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA reg. 414798). Registered in England No. 4886692 Registered Office: 9 London Road, Southampton SO15 2AE. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Banner & Associates are not authorised to offer regulated mortgage advice, insurance advice, or investment advice. Banner & Associates are introducers to Contractor Mortgages Made Easy.

Independent Financial Advisors (IFAs)

An independent financial advisor can assist with all of the following:


Life assurance


Critical illness

Income protection


Elder care

Private medical

School fees planning

We work with a number of local IFAs that are able to advise you on the above and if you wish an introduction please get in touch.

Banner & Associates provides a consistently high and professional level of service. The team are always courteous and friendly.

Paul Briggs

Finance Director, Arkady Feed (U.K.) Ltd

The staff at Banner & Associates demonstrate outstanding professionalism, patience and courteousness. Whilst I agree that I could be difficult and late sometimes, matters are still dealt with proficiently, brilliant staff.


Banner & Associates provide excellent service and technical knowledge. The best testament to this is the fact that I have recommended a number of companies to them and will continue to do so.

Rahul Kalla

Director, Laya Consulting Limited