The Islamic or halal mortgage process is slightly different, allowing customers to get finance to buy a home without paying any interest.
Stamp Duty is a lump sum tax that is owed when purchasing a property or land that is valued over a certain amount.
Buying a new build home off-plan you may find it a lot harder to get a mortgage than for a new build home that has already been built
Many first time buyers get help from their parents, but if you are being gifted a deposit, here are some things you need to watch out for.
Your home's value can fluctuate according to the market, but you can also increase its value by taking a few steps. Our guide explains further.
Capital gains tax is a tax on the profit you make when selling or disposing of an asset. The tax is only the profit, i.e. the gains.
The length of a mortgage offer will vary from lender to lender, but is usually valid for a period between around 3 months and 6 months.
A repayment holiday is an agreement with a lender to allow you to take a break usually for a month or two or perhaps longer from your usual payment plan.
Find out more about how to build your own home. Building your own home could be cheaper than buying a house, but there's a lot to consider.
Gazumping is when a buyer had an offer accepted at the end of the purchase but the seller at last minute has decided to accept an offer from another buyer
If you are moving home you might be able to keep your existing mortgage and move it over to your new property – this is known as porting