FIRST TIME BUYERS

Finding the right area to live in

Finding the right area to live in

You want to move, and you fancy a change of scenery, but how can you be sure you’ll choose the right area for you? Christina Neal suggests some key things to consider if you’re planning to relocate. I lived in Surrey for 17 years, then moved away in 2017 when I met my...

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Is buying cheaper than renting?

Is buying cheaper than renting?

Private rental costs have increased in the past year, but so have house prices. Will you pay more or save money if you take out your first mortgage? Find out more… If you’re hoping to join the property ladder, you may be wondering how the cost of your mortgage is...

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More home buyers than properties

More home buyers than properties

House price growth continues and there are more buyers than properties, so the market remains very competitive, with multiple buyers competing over one property. Property website Zoopla states that the annual rate of UK house price growth is currently at 6.9 per cent...

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More options for first-time buyers

More options for first-time buyers

The market for first-time buyers has improved, with more products available now than a year ago. Here’s what you need to know… First-time buyers had a tough time last year. When the property market reopened after the first lockdown, pent-up demand led to a vast number...

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