At some point during the process of buying your first home, an estate agent will ask you for Proof of Funds or Proof of Deposit, as part of their buyer checks. What information should you provide?
If you are buying a house on your own, one question you might have is: when one partner owns the house, what are the rights and risks for the other partner?
Every First Time Buyer will face a dilemma of whether buying a house on a main road is an acceptable trade-off. Should you consider buying a house on a busy road if it ticks all your boxes and the price is good?
Most First Time Buyers will be buying their first home in a house chain. However, what happens when the top of the chain pulls out?
Before you start house hunting, a crucial thing you need to know is the minimum deposit for a house that you want to buy. Answering the question “how much deposit do I need?” should be one of your first steps.
A key to FTB success is finding all the properties for sale that meet your criteria. Rightmove is a good place to start, but what about properties not on Rightmove?
Now that you are a homeowner, one of your key responsibilities is making the mortgage payments. And you do not want to fall behind on your first mortgage payment and ruin your good credit score that got you a mortgage in the first place!
You have just gone on the rollercoaster of having your house offer rejected by the seller, but then accepted. What does this mean for your house purchase? It can be good or bad – depending on the situation.
Are you afraid that your cheeky offer will be laughed at? Do not be! The vast majority of property sales agreed are at lower prices than Asking Price.
A smooth and issue free exchange day is only possible if you do all the prep work ahead of the day. Read our comprehensive exchange day checklist of things you need to get in place.