These pages hold a collection of information for first time house buyers in the UK to introduce them to the world of real estate and property purchasing. Buying that first house is a goal many people work towards in their lives, and it is quite possibly one of the most rewarding. To own your own space to live and raise a family is the dream of many.
Rent or Buy
One of the biggest and earliest choices for people searching for a home is whether to buy or whether to rent. Both have their advantages and disadvantages, so click here for more information on this choice.
Credit History and Rating
Your credit rating can be an obstacle to getting a mortgage. This page will explain how it can be a problem, and how to keep your credit rating good.
Basics of Home Buying
Here are the basic components of home buying that you need to know. If you are looking to buy a property but don't know where to start, start here.
Who can I Talk To?
Buying a home can be a difficult undertaking, but there is always help available. Click here to find out where you can go for help.
Help With Home Buying
If you are looking to buy a home, here is the quick run-down of the help available to get you on your way.
Energy Performance Certificate
This is the assessment that shows how energy efficient the property is. It gives an indication of how expensive the property will be to heat and run.