first time home buyers advice

Getting a home for the first time is the largest purchase you’ll make in your whole life.  The first time home buyers advice can help you on the process because the  method is daunting that Read More

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Home Loan Application Guide for First Time Buyers

Hunting for homes? Those first time home buyers, who want to climb into property ladder, may find the steps a bit shocking. This is because the mortgage options are broad and at first seems overwhelming Read More

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Help To Buy – A Government Mortgage Scheme

The government sets up a backup initiative to help and support first time home buyers and those people who want to move up into property ladder. This support is through help to buy which carries Read More

lease option

People in UK often  encounter various hindrances when it comes to stepping into property ladder. These hindrances include low salaries, expensive property prices, and extensive debts. However, there is a property agreement known as lease Read More

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4 Amazing Facts about 1st Time Home Buyer Grants

Are  you a 1st time home buyer? Well, planning to buy a new home is a wise idea. Although getting a home is quite tricky for the first time buyer, but the government can help Read More

Pros and Cons 95 percent mortgages

The pros and cons 95 percent mortgages where you must provide a deposit - of 5% of the purchase price. There are some mortgage lenders that offer competitive 95% mortgages. Most lenders offer better interest Read More

Increased activity in the first-time buyer sector, as well as among home movers, contributed to a 6% rise in the number of loans for house purchase in November according to new data released today by the Council Read More

Considerations For Your First Refurbishment

It is not easy to get yourself on that first step of the property ladder. More and more first time buyers are finding themselves in the position of having to purchase property in poor condition Read More

Lending to first-time homebuyers increased 11 per cent last year and reached its highest level since the financial crisis, a detailed analysis of the 2012 mortgage market found. There were 63,896 house purchase loans granted Read More

Leicestershire County Council and Lloyds TSB have joined forces to offer affordable mortgages to first-time buyers. More than 400 families and couples are set to benefit after the council lent the bank £10 million from Read More

Aberdeenshire Council was presented proposals to create a Local Authority Mortgage Scheme (LAMS), which would see first-time buyers have a proportion of their deposit guaranteed by the council, this week. The scheme would help young Read More

Following feedback from its customers, Today (14 January), Barclays will introduce a mortgage to help boost the first-time buyer market this year, giving new buyers access to affordable mortgages with just a 5% deposit. Elsewhere Read More

Persimmon predicts rise in first time buyers

  Persimmon pointed to the FirstBuy scheme, a Government-sponsored scheme to help first-time buyers, as the reason behind a spike in interest from people looking to purchase their first home.   The house builder has secured an Read More

Struggling young buyers in London need a deposit of around £57,000 to get on the property ladder a report claimed.  The vast majority required to obtain a mortgage on a typical first time property is Read More

  Government-backed scheme NewBuy, which enables buyers at all stages of their home owning career to purchase a new home with just 5% deposit, is proving a life line to buyers who thought that stepping Read More