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Is it cheaper to own or rent a home?

Is it cheaper to own or rent a home?

Which? analyses new research that shows the gap in cost between buying a home and renting one, including advice on house prices, deposits and mortgages.

New Help to Buy scheme launches: here’s what first-time buyers need to know

New Help to Buy scheme launches: here’s what first-time buyers need to know

Which? explains how the new version of the Help to Buy equity loan scheme could help first-time buyers on to the property ladder.

Is it getting easier to buy a home in London?

Is it getting easier to buy a home in London?

Asking prices for first-time buyers in London have fallen, but that's not the full story. Which? explains your options for buying a property in the capital.

First-time buyers can now get 95% mortgages again – should you apply?

First-time buyers can now get 95% mortgages again – should you apply?

Which? explains whether first-time buyers should take out a 95% mortgage now or wait until the new mortgage guarantee scheme launches next month.

New Help to Buy scheme opens for first-time buyers: how will it work?

New Help to Buy scheme opens for first-time buyers: how will it work?

Which? explains how the new version of Help to Buy in England will work, including the new regional price caps and limits on who can use the scheme.

First-time buyers: five tips to boost your chances of getting a mortgage

First-time buyers: five tips to boost your chances of getting a mortgage

With new research showing nearly half of first-time buyers have been rejected for a mortgage, Which? offers our top tips on boosting your mortgage chances.

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.

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