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More and more first time buyers are struggling to save enough for a house deposit
The choice of first time buyer mortgages has reduced in the past 12 months
4,000 people have been able to reserve their dream home using the shared equity part of the Help-to-Buy scheme
Loan-to-value ratios have hit 80 per cent for first time buyers
Number of first time buyers has risen by 15 per cent
Help for First Time Buyers: How to Afford your First Home
Interest rates are low but could rise? Is this a good time to buy?
Varialbe rate mortgages go up if bank interest rates do. Which is your preference?
Interest only mortgages are cheaper but in the end you don't end up owning the property. Which is better?
House prices are waivering. Do you think this is a good time to buy?
Shared equity mortgages allow you to buy a new home with 5% deposit and an equity loan through FirstBuy. What do you think?
Rent to buy allows you to peg a property price, save towards a deposit and pay reduced rent. What do you think?
Works best in a rising market