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Busted: the eight first-time buyer mortgage myths you shouldn’t believe

From deposits to deal periods, Which? goes on a mortgage myth-busting mission to reveal the facts behind the first-time buyer fiction.

How to pay off or remortgage your Help to Buy equity loan in 2019

Which? offers advice to homeowners looking to pay off their Help to Buy equity loan, including the effect of house price growth on their mortgage options.

Help to Buy vs 95% mortgage: which is best for first-time buyers?

The Government’s Help to Buy equity loan scheme is helping thousands of first-time buyers with a 5% deposit purchase a home, but could you be better off with a traditional 95% mortgage in the long run?

Help to Buy equity loans enable existing homeowners to buy detached properties

One in five property purchases made using a Help to Buy equity loan are by people who aren't first-time buyers - and they typically borrow £60,000 more.

Could this new mortgage save Help to Buy homeowners thousands?

Which? explains how Help to Buy homeowners can remortgage to pay off their equity loan, avoiding the costly interest fees that kick in after five years.

Revealed: the cheapest and most expensive London commuter towns

We take a look at whether commuting into Central London actually saves you money when you factor in travel costs to get to work.

Autumn Budget 2018: everything we know so far

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, will reveal what he has planned for the UK’s economy in his last Budget before Brexit on Monday 29 October. We roundup all the speculation.

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Autumn Budget 2018: could this be your last chance to use Help to Buy?

Ahead of the Autumn Budget next week, Which? assesses the future of the Help to Buy equity loan scheme, which is currently set to close in 2021.

Can you remortgage your Help to Buy deal without repaying the loan?

Which? explains how new mortgage deals allow homeowners using Help to Buy to switch loans without paying back the government's equity loan straight away.

Is Help to Buy really set to close?

Which? assesses the future of the government's Help to Buy scheme, amid speculation it could be cut or extended with different rules from 2021.

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