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

Buying a house

Buying a house is an exciting time and one that should be enjoyed. Our range of guides provide you with useful tools, top tips and advice to help you make an informed decision on your property purchase.

Why do I need a home survey?

It's easy to think you can skip getting a survey but it's one of the most important parts of a property purchase.

Surveys, Buying a house

Explained: Solicitor fees for buying a house

Improve your understanding of conveyancing costs and solicitor fees to avoid any last-minute financial hitches with your house move.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, Costs and Fees

Conveyancing checklist for buyers

The legal process of buying a property doesn't have to be complicated - just follow these simple steps!

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Buying in a conservation area

Buying in a conservation area has advantages and disadvantages - find out all about them here.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Right to Buy - buying your council house or housing association home in England

Government schemes to buy council and housing association homes, such as Right to Buy and Right to Acquire, are designed to help tenants improve their circumstances. Buying your own can be home a fantastic long-term investment for the future.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

House hunters guide

Finding a new home can quickly become a frustrating experience and this can lead to you putting in offers out of desperation to find the property before your life turns into a series of weekend trips to the new area meeting every estate agent in town

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Low cost home ownership

In 2014, it has been claimed that over 1 in 4 young people between the ages of 20-34 are still living with their parents – the highest proportion since 1996.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Planning permission

Read our beginner's guide to the outline of the planning application process

Conveyancing, Buying a house

What is gazumping? Is it legal?

If you’re looking to buy a new home – and particularly if you are a First Time Buyer – you may be wondering what ‘gazumping’ is and how you can avoid it.

Conveyancing, Buying a house