What you need to know about gazumping

What you need to know about gazumping

Unfortunately, gazumping is a fairly common occurrence, especially when property prices are rising, and there are more buyers than properties. We explain why it happens and what you can do to reduce the risk of it happening to you. Asking someone if they’ve ever been...
Rental costs continue to rise

Rental costs continue to rise

With rental costs rising consistently, you may be contemplating whether to apply for a mortgage. Even if you’re unsure, it’s worth exploring your options. If you’re a prospective first-time buyer unsure whether to commit to taking on a mortgage, you may be motivated...
Can first-time buyers get a 95% Mortgage?

Can first-time buyers get a 95% Mortgage?

Hoping to get onto the property ladder this year? Find out what options may be available to you and why it’s important to seek expert advice. If you’re looking to buy your first property, you may be wondering how much deposit you need, especially with house prices...
5 ways to get a good mortgage deal

5 ways to get a good mortgage deal

The Bank of England base rate has gone up to one per cent, and mortgage rates have risen too. You may be wondering if you can still get a good deal on your mortgage. Fortunately, there are things you can do to improve your chances… The Bank of England’s base rate has...