Bankruptcy search

Mortgage lenders carry out this search to find out whether the potential borrower has been made bankrupt.

Bankruptcy can negatively affect your credit rating and reduce your ability to borrow money, so some banks and mortgage lenders may be unwilling to lend to someone who has been made bankrupt.

You can find out online whether an individual is currently bankrupt or has been in the last 3 months by going to:

Or to find out more information on other conveyancing searches including bankruptcy searches go to:
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