Buying

Protect your home from flooding

Tuesday, 26 October 2010 | TV /Video

Opinion divided on housing recovery

Monday, 11 October 2010 | Article

House prices stagnated over the summer and dipped last month and buyers remain cautious due to the imminent public sector cuts and the knock-on consequences for the economy.

Top mortgage deals for first-time buyers

Friday, 08 October 2010 | Article

Things are looking up for first-time buyers. Some 90% and 95% mortgages are making a return to the market, and rates are beginning to look more competitive.

How to buy a house

Monday, 27 September 2010 | TV /Video

Buying a home is a stressful business, and even more so if you're doing it for the very first time.

Watch out for this property pitfall

Monday, 13 September 2010 | Article

If you own or are thinking of buying a flat built in the 1970s or 80s, it's wise to check the length of the remaining lease, as an unexpectedly short lease could result in considerable financial pain later on.

How to buy a property

Friday, 03 September 2010 | Article

Find your property

Work out your budget, based on how much you can raise as a deposit, your income and other debts or outgoings.

Profit from French property

Tuesday, 17 August 2010 | Article

Despite economic uncertainty, UK investors are returning to a longstanding favourite haunt - the French property market.

Five-minute guide for first-time buyers

Monday, 26 July 2010 | Article

Work out your budget

Seven things a first-time buyer needs to know

Monday, 26 July 2010 | Article

Work out your budget

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Will the new stamp duty threshold kickstart the property market?

Thursday, 13 May 2010 | Article

Matt Hutchinson, director of research at spareroom.co.uk, believes the move is enough to kickstart the housing market, but Richard Morea, technical manager at mortgage broker London & Country, thinks it's too small to...