Seven Tips To Help You Afford A Mortgage

In September 2021, according to Moneyfacts, the average two-year fixed mortgage rate was 2.38%, and the average two-year variable tracker rate was 2.25%. By February 2023, after numerous bank base rate increases since December 2021, taking it from 0.1% to 3.5%, the average two-year fixed rate was 5.58% in January, and the average […]

Costs Of Buying A Home

There’s no denying that buying a property is more difficult than it used to be, particularly for first-time buyers. Interest rates are at a 14-year high, mortgages are less affordable, and soaring energy and living bills are squeezing budgets like never before. According to Halifax, the average price of a home for first-time buyers is now around 7.6 times the average UK […]

The Importance Of Pre-Purchase Building Inspection

There may be many reasons you plan building work on a property you’re looking to purchase; whether you’re looking to add an extension for space, a small design renovation, or your Home Buyer’s Survey may have highlighted some essential remedial building work. Planning work on a property you do not […]