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.

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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.

Categories: Conveyancing, Before you buy, First time buyer

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...

Categories: Conveyancing, Buying a house, 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...

Categories: Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

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...

Categories: Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

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Moving guides

Moving advice

London property – how to find a house

Searching for a new home can be an overwhelming experience, and with the many different areas and property types in London to choose from, selecting a home in the capital can become a huge task. Take a look at our advice to help you to find your new London home.

Categories: Conveyancing, Buying a house, London moving advice

How much are estate agent fees?

How much are estate agent fees?

The cost of selling your home can be expensive. Legal fees and of course agency fees soon mount up. In...

Categories: Conveyancing, Estate Agents, Costs and Fees

How to get out of an estate agent contract?

How to get out of an estate agent contract?

Estate agents contracts can be confusing and lengthy. Before you sign any agreements, it is vital that you...

Categories: Conveyancing, Estate Agents

First time buying in London

First time buying in London

Buying your first home in London? Whether you’re new to the area or you’ve spent the last couple of years...

Categories: Conveyancing, London moving advice, First time buyer

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