Help & advice

Whether you are a first time buyer or simply looking for help moving house, we have plenty of advice and handy tools available. From moving calculators and guides to checklists and advice articles, we will be able to help you at each stage of the buying and selling process.

Moving tools to help your move

First time buyers advice

Getting a first time buyer mortgage

Unless you are in the position of having received a substantial windfall or inheritance, then you are unlikely to be in a position to buy a property outright using your own finances. For most people, buying their first home means getting a mortgage.

Category: First time buyer mortgage

Help to Buy in London

Help to Buy in London

London’s property market presents unique challenges to those looking to buy their first home, with high...

Category: Help to Buy in London

Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme

Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme

While the government’s Mortgage Guarantee scheme has opened up a new range of 95 per cent mortgages for...

Category: Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme

Timeline for buying a house

Timeline for buying a house

For homebuyers – and first time buyers in particular – the process of purchasing a new home can seem like...

Category: Timeline for buying a house

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Moving guides

Moving advice

Planning permission

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

Category: Planning permission

Top tips for selling your house

Top tips for selling your house

If you’re thinking about putting your property up for sale in England and Wales, read our top tips for...

Category: Guide to selling your house

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

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...

Category: Right to Buy buying your council house or housing

What is a Home Report?

What is a Home Report?

A Home Report is required when you sell a home in Scotland. They are specific to the Scottish moving...

Category: What is a Home Report

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