Barclays Bank is a great lender with some really good interest rates.
They are very busy so expect them to take a while for you to make an appointment to see the Barclays Mortgage Advisor for a Barclays Mortgage.
They often tell their customers that they can help with a contractor mortgage, but in truth, this is something that they cannot do currently.
The individual relationship with the high street bank manager has gone and the bank manager is in no position to make a decision based upon merit at his discretion.
If the computer says no then the answer is a generally no, not just for Barclays, but for most lenders.
Regardless of if you are a premier customer, they do not lend to contractors.
Barclays Contractor Mortgages are a tricky one, you will need expert to advise from us to ensure you get this right.