First time buyers guide

Are you a first time buyer unsure about where to begin? Our essential guide helps you navigate the buying journey.

Buy-to-Let mortgage guide

Get it right and a rental property can be a good investment. Find out more about the pros and cons of being a landlord.

Why use a mortgage broker

There are many benefits of using a mortgage broker. Find out how they can help make the whole mortgage process simpler for you.

Is buying right for me?

The important question isn't whether you can get a mortgage, it's can you really afford to pay it back.

Cost of buying a home

What is the true cost of buying a house? Find out what you may end up paying on top of your monthly mortgage payments.

How much can you borrow?

Once you have decided that you're going to take the plunge and buy your own home you need to know how much you can borrow.

How much deposit do you need?

How much deposit you will need to put down for a house depends on a number of factors. Read our guide to help you decide.

What mortgage can you afford?

Working out how big a mortgage you can afford to borrow will depend on your personal circumstances. 

Mortgages available for first time buyers

There are several types of mortgages available, so you'll need to know which is best suited to you.

Some Buy to Let mortgages are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE

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Our calculator will help you quickly work out how much your monthly payments could be.

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