You want to go out and start looking at properties but know you need to sort your mortgage first, right?

At Move Engine we understand as a first-time buyer it can be exciting having saved for years to now go out and start looking at properties. But it can be scary and daunting too.

You’ve probably heard that you need to get mortgage advice but where do you start? It can be confusing. And why is there so much jargon?

Then there are all the questions that come up. When should I start? Is it too soon? How do I do it? I’ve recently changed job will that be ok?

It can leave buyers putting things off until it’s too late.

We offer online coaching and education to help you reach your homeownership dream.

Discover a new way to get the most out of your mortgage advice

You know you need to get a mortgage but figuring it all out can be hard.

And even once you get advice will you actually understand it? A free mortgage appointment is often just 30 mins to an hour long. You are going to be asked all sorts of questions that you might not of thought of. And to make matters worse you might come away bamboozled by all the jargon.


We thought their had to be a better way.

A way that doesn’t lead to you being confused about mortgages or with home buying regrets. A way that lowers the risk of looking back in retirement and wishing you had spent more time now on this.


Instead with Move Engine as their guide first-time buyers come out of our unique 5 step home buying planning process confident and clear where they stand.

  • They go on to get the most out of their mortgage advice meeting,
  • They get seen as a prepared buyer by estate agents and go on to find homes they love
  • And they learn how to make decisions which empower them in the future and set themselves up for their next stage in life

We call it home buying success.

Whether you are changing jobs, self-employed or just want to check what you can actually afford our mortgage adviser matching service can help.

At Move Engine it's not only about the right skills but having the right team

Head Coach Tom

Get Your Own First-Time Buyer Success Coach

Our coaches are here to help you build up your knowledge and skills so you can avoid the most common mistakes. Your coach will stay with you right from the start.

As a coach, we are independent which makes us great to talk to.

We have no agenda, confused if now is the right time? We will help you figure that out.

Equally, if you are determined to buy we will be there to show you how to get there quicker and save time and money along the way. Your dedicated coach is there with you and cares about your success.


Get A Mortgage Adviser You Trust

Your mortgage adviser is there to help make sure your finances are ready to go. They not only help you with your mortgage application but can also help you put together the right team to ensure your sale goes smoothly.

If you have questions they are happy to take the time to explain things to you so that you understand. It sounds expensive but many charge only a small fee as they are paid by the lender.

We take time to match you to a mortgage adviser that is suited to your needs so you get the best mortgage help and advice for you.

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Catherine Gall
Catherine Gall
14:53 16 Jan 21
After searching the web for any assistance as a first time buyer I found all of Tom’s knowledge really useful and his advice is fantastic for someone looking for their first step on the property ladder. There wasn’t any questions he couldn’t answer, definitely recommend!!
Lenka Danisova
Lenka Danisova
11:10 08 Oct 20
I just wanted to say thank you to Tom. He gave me a great advise and was very helpful. He has answered all my questions and pointed me in the right direction. Thank you Tom 😊
George Hobbs
George Hobbs
17:27 25 Feb 20
I contacted move-engine to answer the 700 questions I had about buying a house. I had just initiated the process of looking for my first property and was finding more questions based on every conversation I hadIn a half hour call with move-engine the majority of these were answered and the next... steps I should take in a logical house buying process were identified. The advisor was extremely knowledgable and clear in explaining the various aspects from everything related to mortgages, buy to let and property tax.I would absolutely recommend move engine to anyoneread more
Edward Hobbs
Edward Hobbs
12:55 25 Feb 20
I connected with Tom Leach as I am looking to buy my first home. Tom was exceptionally knowledgeable and full of very good advice on what to research and look for in this process, as well as being easy to talk to and informative on the whole process. For anyone in similar situation I would... recommend reaching out to Tomread more
Angela Hobbs
Angela Hobbs
14:18 24 Feb 20
Having had several conversations with my sons looking to purchase their first property in London, I felt concerned that as it had been some time since I had been directly involved with the house buying process, was I really equipped to give the right advice? Tom, CEO and founder of Move Engine, ... scheduled a call and they were both really impressed. Totally recommend his company to all parents of first time more
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