Other Services

International Mortgages

Access to the best offshore mortgages around the world

Whether you are looking to find a better rate on your existing mortgage, or planning on buying a new property, it can get complicated. Going to a foreign bank for a mortgage can be fraught with difficulties, particularly if you don’t speak the local language.

At Carrick, we have extensive experience in dealing with overseas mortgages. We can help you buy your first holiday home abroad, remortgage an existing one, or arrange your mortgage on an international investment property.

As a fully independent brokerage, we have access to the best offshore mortgages around the globe.

Our advisers can guide you through the process of financing property and provide you with the widest choice and competitive rates when buying abroad.

Foreign Exchange

Highly competitive exchange rates beating high street banks

We can help you, or your company, source the best foreign exchange deals for all your foreign investment needs.

At Carrick, we have the ability to facilitate foreign exchange to and from every major global destination. Via our forex partner, we have access to numerous sources of liquidity and currency at the best rates, and the lowest fees anywhere in the world.

We offer a secure and cost-effective alternative to high street banks and, most importantly, our service is faster and easier to use.

Significant benefits

  • Excellent exchange rates - guaranteed to beat high street banks
  • Fast transactions, with clearance within two working days
  • Efficient process, uploading transfers online or via phone/email
  • Highly experienced FX consultants
  • South African exchange control expertise
  • Registered and authorised by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) South African Registered Banks (SARB)
  • Forward contract, stop-loss and limit order capabilities
  • Highly skilled in G10 currencies
  • R10 million foreign investment allowance (FIA)
  • R1 million discretionary allowance (a tax number is required)

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