The housing market is ever growing, there are new homes being constructed all the time and homeowners are continuously investing in renovation projects. Over the past few years, there has been a tremendous change in habits within the industry, "whether it's related to the bank's lending habits", people’s ability to borrow, changes in house pricing or the challenges of getting on the housing ladder for the first time. All these issues mean there is an ever growing demand for qualified professionals to guide buyers towards the single biggest purchase they will make in their lives – their home.
The first essential step towards becoming a mortgage advisor or having a respected job in the sector is to get the right qualifications. There is one mandatory qualification which you simply cannot do without: CeMAP, the Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice.