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Car Finance For Private Sales

June 4, 2013

Buying cars privately is as popular as ever and The Car Loan Warehouse are totally tuned in to provide car finance for private sales.

Buying from a car dealer carries it’s own benefits but at the same time buying your next car from a private sale may save you hundreds, if not thousands of pounds. But if you’re hoping to purchase a used car from a private seller how will you arrange car finance?

Historically finance providers have shied away from car finance for private sale. The Car Loan Warehouse have thrown away the history books and are happy arrange competitive car finance for anyone wishing to explore this root.

Private sale benefits:

  • You will often buy the car at a lower price.
  • You will have the opportunity to speak to the previous owner and therefore hopefully will get a clear picture of how the car has been looked after and used.

Disadvantages of private sales:

  • You have no warrantee with the car or protect from the Sale of Goods Act.
  • You would (and should) have to complete your own HPI check. This can easily be done online for a small fee. Try www.hpicheck.com
Get pre-approved today so you can search the private sales market safe in the knowledge that you have finance agreed.

To complete an application CLICK HERE or for more information give us a call on 0800 066 2888.

About The Author

Jon Le Roux is co-founder and company director of The Car Loan Warehouse. Being a mad engineering and motorsport enthusiast, I spend more hours than is healthy, watching, reading or talking about cars, boats, motorbikes…..basically anything with an engine.