First time buyers
If living in Cardiff is your plan for a first home, Zoopla reveals where can you find the most value.
Buying a home for the first time is a huge undertaking. Mortgages, conveyancing and buying fees can all seem complex and expensive. But it’s much more bearable and easy to budget if you know what’s coming – which is where Zoopla’s first-time buyer guides come in useful.
February 20, 2019
Looking for an affordable first home close to the Scottish capital? Here's where you should start your search.
February 14, 2019
Looking to get on to the property ladder in Leeds? Zoopla breaks down the most affordable areas for first-time buyers.
February 12, 2019
This thriving metropolis of a West Midlands city has undergone major regeneration in the past few years. But has it priced out those hoping to step on to the property ladder?
February 7, 2019
To save you from asking what you think you should already know, here’s some help to demystify the home buying process.
February 6, 2019
If you’re looking for a first home, Zoopla’s data shows the cosmopolitan city in the South West could be affordable — provided you hunt in the right locations.
January 21, 2019
If you want to buy a first home, there are some important steps to take to secure the best mortgage possible, as Ross Hunter from Post Office Mortgages explains...
December 13, 2018
Today’s first-time buyers have a clear idea of what they do – and don’t want – in their perfect property. But new research suggests it's not always a pragmatic approach.
December 11, 2018
Borrowers who took out a Help to Buy Equity Loan when it first launched will be reaching the end of their five-year interest-free periods. Here's what they should do next...
November 28, 2018
Help to Buy ISAs are designed to help give first-time buyers a leg-up on to the property ladder. With only a year left to open an account, here are the pros and cons.
October 18, 2018
The architectural designer and television presenter caught up with Zoopla at the recent Homebuilding and Renovating Show and told us about his first home.
October 1, 2018
The dream of owning a first home means many potential buyers have to be dedicated and often inventive to build their savings.
July 23, 2018
If you’re keen to support your son or daughter to buy their first home, then this guide, put together with Post Office Mortgages, provided by Bank of Ireland UK, will help...
June 14, 2018
Do you want to get onto the housing ladder? If the answer’s ‘yes’, then here's what you should ask and why.
February 1, 2018
Buying your first home any time soon? Give yourself the best chance with these 10 top tips.