Wednesday, November 30, 2022

7 ways to winter-proof your home this season

Winter is coming and with it shorter and darker days that push us to spend more time indoors, oftentimes equipped with a warm drink and extra layers. As much as the winter months have a very special charm that you could not replicate, the cold temperatures can easily start creeping into our...

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

6 reasons why you should consider shared ownership

If you feel like buying your own home through the traditional means may not be possible for you in the foreseeable future, don’t fret. Out of the multitude of government schemes designed to help first time buyers get on the property ladder, the shared ownership scheme may be an option for you.

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Friday, November 18, 2022

How to get your debt under control & become mortgage ready

A good starting point when tackling your debt is to look at the ‘spread’ of your debt - how much of it is ‘good’ and how much of it is ‘bad - yes, you heard that right. Not all debt is the same, in fact, the right type of debt is necessary for you to build a profile and be seen as more credit...

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

What are Green Mortgages, and how can they help you save?

An increasing number of lenders are now offering ‘green mortgages - but what are they? And how do they vary from the regular mortgage? What are green mortgages? Green mortgages are on the increase - and rightfully so. Not only do they incentivise making your home ‘greener, they also...

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Thursday, November 3, 2022

What mortgage fees will you pay as a homeowner?

You may be wondering what are some of the main fees you may be faced with during the house buying process. Of course, moving house and getting settled in can be expensive enough, so it’s good to have a dedicated budget just to that. However, there are a number of legal fees you also have to prepare...

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Friday, October 28, 2022

How to get a mortgage with credit card debt

In 2020, it was estimated that over 85% of the UK adult population used some sort of credit, so if you find yourself with some debt lingering on your credit card - you are not the only one.

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