Help to buy


Part one: Equity Loan The first part of Help to Buy mortgage, launched on April 1, 2013 and available until 2020, is an Equity Loan scheme. It is open to both first-timer buyers and homemovers – but is restricted to new-build homes. Under this part of the scheme, the buyer is only required to raise 5% of the property value […]

New Build Houses

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Buying a new build home New build homes are a great option whether you’re a first time buyer, have a growing family or “right sizing” in later years. But there are also common problems many home buyers aren’t aware of. Here are the most common pitfalls – and top tips for side stepping them – […]

Finding A Home To Buy

Family moving into their new home

Finding a home, whether as a first time buyer or a seasoned mover, can be as exciting and inspiring as it can be stressful and tiring. This top tip guide from will help to ensure that the process of buying a house is as smooth and enjoyable as possible. 1. Finance comes first Before […]