Monday, 7 January 2019 | Admin
Help to Buy is saving Millennials thousands in rent
Help to Buy schemes were given an extension to 2023 in the recent budget. And this is good news for Millennials looking to move from rental accommodation into their own home as it could help them move quicker and save thousands of pounds in additional rent.
New research (Compare My Move) looked at how long it was taking first-time buyers across the UK to save a deposit for their first home.
Thursday, 27 December 2018 | Admin
Conveyancers more upfront about fees of buying a home
The average upfront cost of buying a property in the UK is now more than £38,000. Will new price transparency rules help?
According to a new report by credit experts TotallyMoney, young people and other first time buyers face crippling costs when trying to take their first step onto the property ladder.
Monday, 17 December 2018 | Admin
Is help at hand for mortgage prisoners ?
If you are a mortgage prisoner trapped repaying your mortgage at a higher rate than necessary, through no fault of your own, help could be at hand.
The Government has been called on to do more to help so-called "mortgage prisoners". Mortgage prisoners are homeowners who find themselves unable to remortgage, or find a lower interest rate, due to changes in legislation following the financial crisis.