Get your finances in order

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Lenders now look at your complete profile before deciding how much you can afford to borrow. They also use this information to decide which products you are eligible for and what rate they will offer you.

Don’t worry! We have broken it down to 7 steps so you can carry them out in your own time. This is probably one of the biggest amounts of money you will spend in your life so worth getting it right! 

With a clear view of your finances you will be able to move forwards with confidence and start making real progress towards buying your first house.

The 7 steps to success

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Click one of the steps below to begin:

Don't go through the stress of moving alone.

Save time and hassle and get clear on where you stand by speaking to one of our recommended mortgage advisers. They will talk to you about your finances and get you clear on what you can do next. Not only do they then help you with your mortgage application but can also help you put together the right team to ensure your sale goes smoothly. Answering all your questions along the way.

Learn more and discover advisers in your area today

  • Get a proper check on what you can afford
  • Find out what deals you qualify for
  • Save time with the application
  • Get help dealing with estate agents and conveyancers
  • Have a dedicated adviser to answer your questions at every stage

Remember: Nothing is impossible. Sometimes all you need is a clear plan and a little support.

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