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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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Friday, June 4, 2021

What help to Buy Schemes are there in Northern Ireland?

Are you planning to buy your first home in Northern Ireland in the near future? Do you need a helping hand getting on the housing ladder? You're not alone. Especially in a competitive market where bidding wars are fierce!  There are two fantastic Help to Buy schemes in Northern Ireland, which...

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

How do you make an offer on your first home and get it accepted?

With a third of homes for sale getting at least three offers, how do you make the right offer, and get it accepted as a first time buyer? Putting an offer forward to purchase a house is a big step and can be quite daunting, especially as it’s likely to ...

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Friday, April 23, 2021

Are you Mortgage Ready? Try our Checklist!

Thinking about getting a mortgage? Not sure if you're mortgage-ready? Download our free checklist and test your mortgage readiness. If you get 10 out of 10, you could be able to start your mortgage journey online with Mortgage Propeller!

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