House Purchase Saving Tips

We all look forward to buying our first home. The costs associated with these can be quite high.

In this blog, we discuss some ways to save for a deposit and the house purchase costs.

We have also provided a link to a useful tool.

Enjoy!

What Would I Do With A LISA?

I currently have a LISA (Lifetime ISA) and plan to use it to buy home or for retirement. This blog post is to give a brief on the LISA, its features and how you can utilise it towards your first home purchase or as a retirement account. Assuming Maggie is a 37yo lady who doesn’tContinue reading “What Would I Do With A LISA?”

New Build Home Prices – Top Tips

The Help To Buy Equity scheme has provided a massive benefit to most first time buyers who would not have normally been able to purchase a home. The Government gives you 20% of the value of the home as a loan with no interest payable for the first 5 years. Although this is a greatContinue reading “New Build Home Prices – Top Tips”

Virtual Viewings – Estate Agents Service

A follow up to my previous post. I have a love and hate relationships with Estate Agents here in the U.K. I am of the strong opinion that most agents do not watch out for buyers. Anyway, we will talk about this in another post. Today, we talk about the current use of virtual viewingsContinue reading “Virtual Viewings – Estate Agents Service”

Virtual Viewings – Types / Tips

The current COVID-19 crisis in the world and UK as resulted in drastic changes to most of our old – normal way of life. The property market was not immune to this. A wise man once said, to every cloud there is a silver lining – pardon the cliché :-). We have all witnessed theContinue reading “Virtual Viewings – Types / Tips”

HTB ISA vs LISA

For anyone who is not aware the 2019/2020 Financial Year ends on Sunday, 05 April, 2020 at 11:59pm. The world is experiencing an epidemic at the moment and half of humans are under Lockdown; we are stuck at home. Here in the UK we are only allowed to go out for essential reasons only. WhilstContinue reading “HTB ISA vs LISA”