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Government pledges 95% mortgages for two million first-time buyers – how will they work?

Government pledges 95% mortgages for two million first-time buyers – how will they work?

Which? explains plans to unlock low-deposit mortgages for two million first-time buyers, and outlines the mortgage struggles facing buyers in 2020.

First-time buyers: what’s happening to the Help to Buy scheme?

First-time buyers: what’s happening to the Help to Buy scheme?

Which? explains what's happening to the Help to Buy equity loan scheme around the UK, after the Welsh government extended its scheme until 2022.

First-time buyer mortgage flash sales: are they here to stay?

First-time buyer mortgage flash sales: are they here to stay?

Which? explains why banks are releasing limited edition mortgage deals for first-time buyers with small deposits, and advises on how to get ahead of the game.

Which banks allow first-time buyers to be gifted deposits by their parents?

Which banks allow first-time buyers to be gifted deposits by their parents?

Which? analyses whether major banks allow first-time buyers to be gifted deposits by their parents, in light of Nationwide changing its rules.

First-time buyers: could a guarantor mortgage help you on to the property ladder?

First-time buyers: could a guarantor mortgage help you on to the property ladder?

Which? analyses the guarantor mortgage available for parents looking to help their child buy a home at a time when low deposit deals have dried up.

Help to Buy extended to avoid thousands of house purchases falling through

Help to Buy extended to avoid thousands of house purchases falling through

Which? offers advice on the government's move to extend the Help to Buy build deadline by two months, and explains how the scheme will change from next April.

Stamp duty holiday: what it means for first-time buyers, home movers and landlords

Stamp duty holiday: what it means for first-time buyers, home movers and landlords

Which? explains how much first-time buyers, movers and investors could save under the government's stamp duty cuts in response to COVID-19.

Exclusive: one in seven Help to Buy homes lose value despite local house prices soaring

Exclusive: one in seven Help to Buy homes lose value despite local house prices soaring

Which? exclusively reveals the areas where Help to Buy homes have fallen in value, despite local house prices soaring - and explains why it matters.

How much do first-time buyers need for a 10% house deposit?

How much do first-time buyers need for a 10% house deposit?

Which? explains how much first-time buyers need to save to get a good mortgage rate, and assesses how much you could save in repayments with a 90% mortgage.

Banks withdraw nine in 10 low-deposit mortgages: what’s next for first-time buyers?

Banks withdraw nine in 10 low-deposit mortgages: what’s next for first-time buyers?

Which? explains why lenders have withdrawn the vast majority of 90% and 95% mortgages, and offers advice on whether first-time buyers can still get a good rate.

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