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First-time buyers face a £33,000 premium when using Help to Buy

Which? assesses a new report that claims first-time buyers using Help to Buy are paying 12% more than those buying on the open market.

First-time buyers face decade-long wait to save a mortgage deposit

The average first-time buyers has to save for over 10 years to buy a home. Find out how you can buy sooner with our expert mortgage advice.

95% mortgage rates plummet: is now the time to apply?

95% mortgage rates are getting cheaper, Which? takes a look at whether first-time buyers should apply for one now or save up a bigger deposit.

Quarter of first-time buyer mortgage deposits boosted by parents

One in four first-time buyers get parents' help with a mortgage deposit. What other options are there for parents who want to help their child buy a property?

First-time buyers: how much mortgage deposit do you need in your area?

Find out the average mortgage deposit in your local authority, and other things to consider when buying a house for the first time

Moving home costs one third of annual salary

Which? explains why the cost of buying a home has increased for certain buyers and advises on what you'll need to budget for when it comes to moving.

Average first-time buyer deposit falls by 8% – can you buy a home now?

The average first-time buyer deposit was almost £4,000 lower in the last financial year. Could you already have enough savings to buy your first home?

Which lender gives you the biggest mortgage?

The amount you can borrow through a mortgage could vary by as much as £22,500 depending on the lender you apply with, according to Which? research.

More first-time buyers take out mortgages lasting into retirement

New FCA data revealed that 40% of first-time buyers will be paying off their mortgage into retirement. Find out if long-term mortgages are worth it.

Free cash scheme for first-time buyers ending this year – should you sign up?

The Help to Buy Isa, which gives first-time buyers free cash towards their first home, will end in November 2019. Should you open one before it's too late?

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