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

Bank of mum and dad

One of the most important decisions when you are looking to buy your first home is working out whether you can afford it – and that doesn’t just mean keeping up the monthly mortgage repayments.

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Help to Buy ISA and Lifetime ISA explained

Find out about the Help to Buy ISA and the Lifetime ISA as we explain the differences to help you decide which one might be right for you.

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Shared ownership versus shared equity

More first time buyers are jumping on the ladder in 2017, but it's not always easy.

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Buying a new build home versus buying an existing home

To a first time buyer, both new builds and existing homes have advantages and disadvantages - you just have to decide what you want.

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Freehold vs leasehold properties

Confused by the terms freehold and leasehold? As you set out on your home-buying journey you will come across references to properties being either “freehold” or “leasehold.” We explain the difference between these options and what they mean to you as a buyer.

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Mortgage incentive schemes for first time buyers

Incentivised mortgages are a great way for first time buyers to step onto the first rung of the property ladder

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Negotiating a house offer

For first time buyers the opportunity to finally make an offer on the house of your dreams is one you will grab with both hands.

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How to save for a house deposit

Saving for that first deposit can feel like an insurmountable task - but we've got some tips to help you get there.

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First Time Buyer - Glossary

Are you confused by moving jargon? Our extensive first time buyer glossary will take you through every aspect of the buying process.

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