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Buying property ‘a £200,000 saving’

Taking baby steps towards buying property for the first time can be daunting, but the latest figures prove it's well worth it. Believe it or not, you can actually save as much as £200,000 over the course of 50 years by purc...

Testing times for potential home buyers

If you are struggling at the moment to secure a mortgage deal to purchase your own home, you might take solace in the fact that many other people like you are in exactly the same boat. Although mortgage approvals rose 1.5% to 49,...

How to buy a house: Costs to consider

Buying your first property can be an expensive business so it’s important to be aware of all the potential costs. Remember you’ll need to...

How to get the best mortgage

Buying is 16% (or more than £100 a month) cheaper than renting – as long as you have the right mortgage, according to research...

HSBC: More mortgages available to first-time buyers

In recent years it has been particularly hard for families to either get onto the property ladder for the first time or move on if they need more space. High deposits and tough lending criteria have left many young families frus...