A simples guide

First time buyers guide


Buying your first home

It’s a dream that many share, but one that unfortunately more and more believe is out of reach. Our research has shown that over 5.5 million of you who aren’t yet on the property ladder believe that you will never be able to purchase your own home, and even if you think you could get on the property ladder, many are put off by the complexity and fear of hidden costs. But that’s where we’re here to help. 


So if you’re considering taking that big step, we’re here to help make everything ‘simples’ and stress-free. Whether it’s mortgages and stamp duty which have got your head in a spin, why or how you buy life insurance, or even something as simple as sorting out your broadband and energy providers, we’ve got you covered.

Simplifying the process

We’ve published a comprehensive First Time Buyers guide, which covers everything you need to know before and during the process of buying your first house, to make the process as smooth as possible.

We cover every stage of the buying process, from how to save for a deposit to which mortgage is best for you. We also help you in getting your head around all of the additional costs that you may come across, we don’t want you getting caught out with any nasty surprises.

Our guide will then take you through how to choose a property and the sorts of things you need to bear in mind before you take the plunge. There are a few things you’ll need to bear in mind before you move in such as home insurance, life insurance and setting up your utilities, which we explain in detail. So, what are you waiting for? If you’re a first time buyer, download our guide and get on the ladder!

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