With over 40 years' experience as an independent mortgage adviser, we are perfectly qualified to help and support you through the process of buying a house and arranging a mortgage.

Our range of mortgage guides are tailored to explain mortgages in simple terms, without any jargon or sales talk. Read the guides below for helpful mortgage tips for navigating the UK property market.

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Buying Your First Home

Buying a house for the first time doesn’t need to be complicated. From the definition of a first-time buyer, through the steps to buying a property and the costs you’ll face - everything you need to know is in our guide.

House Buying Guide

Are you looking to buy your first home? Or perhaps want to move to a new area? Our step-by-step guide will tell you everything you need to know about buying a house.

Stamp Duty Tax Guide

Stamp Duty is a big part of buying a home. In this guide, we’ll explain Stamp Duty and help you understand how it works.

Applying for a Mortgage

Applying for a mortgage couldn’t be simpler with our easy and simple guide from application to accepting your offer.

House Mortgage Deposit

Saving a mortgage deposit for a house is definitely one of the biggest hurdles you face as a buyer. In our guide we explain how deposits work and ways you can save.

Right to Buy Guide

The Right to Buy government scheme helps current council tenants and some previous council tenants buy their home at a discount. Find out if you’re eligible in our guide.

Shared Ownership Guide

Did you know you can part buy, part rent a property through shared ownership? In this guide, we explain how shared ownership works so you can decide whether it would suit you.

Guarantor Mortgages

With a guarantor mortgage, a relative guarantees to meet your mortgage payments if you can’t. We explain how this works and the benefits in our guide.

Types of House Surveys

There are a few common types of house surveys. This guide explains how they’re different, how much they cost and how long they take.

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