Welcome First Time Triers
Pronunciation: \ˈfərst ˈtīm ˈtrī(-ə)r\
Noun: A person who is trying hard to save money, to buy their first home.
Saving up to buy your first home? Arranging a mortgage and buying a home can seem daunting or complicated, but it doesn’t need to be. We break down the barriers in our easy-to-understand video guides, infographics and more.
Your route to home ownership
We know that buying your first home can, at times, feel like a long road ahead. To help you on that journey, we've mapped out the key steps involved.
Welcome to First Time Trier
How long does it take to buy a home?
Tips for saving a deposit for your first home
7 top tips for scrubbing up your dream home
We spoke to 2,000 First Time Triers and discovered that over a hefty half of you would be put off buying your dream home by sinister smells, one third by unsightly stains on the walls and 25% by general grubbiness.
First time buyers put off dream home by stains and smells
New survey by building society reveals a bad smell and stained carpet would put first time buyers off buying a house…even if it was their dream home
7 decorating hacks that every first time buyer should know
You’ve bought your first home. Yay! Now you’re done with the adrenalin rush of sealing the deal, the real fun can begin.
Looking to speak with someone?
That first step on the property ladder can feel like the biggest step. You may still feel a little unsure or need further guidance. Maybe you're looking to see how much you can borrow? You might just want to talk to someone or maybe you're ready to apply for your first mortgage?
We can help you, whatever stage of the journey you're on.