First Time Buyers Property Advice

Are you a first time buyer looking to get on the property ladder? We have a wide range of advice and information to help you at reallymoving.com

What is the Help to Buy scheme?

First time buyers are finding it increasingly difficult to attain a deposit without having to go to parents for support. We outline each of the affordable home ownership schemes currently available to homebuyers.

Conveyancing, First time buyer

First Time Buyer's Guide to buying a house at auction

With properties at auction offering great value for money, and a quicker transaction, it's time for first time buyers to pick up the paddle.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

Moving out for the first time

Moving out of your parents’ house can be daunting, exciting and a little bit sad all at once. There’s a lot to think about, from finance and planning to packing and furnishings. There’s a lot to remember, so have a look at our top tips.

Removals, Buying a house, First time buyer

Why do I need a home survey?

As a first time buyer, your first home purchase is probably the most significant and most important financial transaction you will have made to date.

Surveys, Buying a house, First time buyer

Exchanging house contracts

This article gives first time buyers all the information they need to deal with the process of exchanging house contracts

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What happens after mortgage offer is accepted?

First and foremost, congratulations are in order! You’ve already jumped through numerous hoops to get to this stage in the home-buying journey, and the offer for your first home has been accepted. So what happens next?

Surveys, Buying a house, First time buyer

What is conveyancing?

Buying your first property can be an overwhelming experience without the help of an experienced property lawyer to guide you through the conveyancing process – but what exactly is conveyancing you may ask?

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What are conveyancing searches?

Find out why your conveyancing solicitor will carry out searches on your behalf when buying a property.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

Help to Buy in London

London’s property market presents unique challenges to those looking to buy their first home, with high house prices making it difficult for many would-be homebuyers to save the necessary deposit or meet mortgage lenders’ affordability criteria.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, Before you buy