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Monday, September 27, 2021

What is a self-build mortgage?

Hoping to build your own home? A self-build mortgage could be perfect for your project! Self builds mortgages provide a path to financing a home build project that a traditional mortgage just couldn't accommodate. Lots of people just like me and you are dreaming of building their own home but ...

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Monday, September 13, 2021

What to ask when viewing a house in the UK + Downloadable Checklist

Wondering what to ask when viewing properties? Whether it’s your first home, you're moving into something bigger, or downsizing, buying a house is a big deal. There's a lot on the line and you want to make the right choice. Find out more and grab your free checklist.

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

What is the London Help to Buy: Equity Loan?

The new London 'Help to Buy Equity Loan' means that First Time in London can now get an equity loan of up to 40% of the property purchase price. But how does it work and are you eligible? The 'Help to Buy: Equity Loan Scheme' is a Government-backed scheme aimed at helping First Time Buyers...

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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Stamp Duty Changes you'll want to know about from July 2021

The stamp duty holiday has been a hot topic in the housing industry over the last year. Although the scheme was recently extended, changes are coming into play this July as we see the phasing out of the stamp duty holiday scheme begin.

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Friday, June 18, 2021

The Most Popular First Time Buyer Mistakes to Avoid in 2021

As a First Time Buyer, it can be easy to make a mistake when looking for your mortgage. After all, they are very complicated, full of jargon and you’ve never done it before! How are you to know? Where do you start? And how the heck do you avoid ...

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Friday, June 11, 2021

Want 50% off your home? The First Homes scheme launches in England

2 out of 5 Britons (37%) don’t think they’ll be able to afford to buy a property in their home-town, that's all about to change with the new First Home Scheme. The First Homes Scheme offers selected new build properties (both houses and flats) to local first-time buyers and key-workers for between...

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