Foot on the Property Ladder? First time buyer options?

First time buyers may at times feel they have the odds stacked against them, with an unpredictable property market in the UK and challenges in raising finances.

But maybe it’s time to look at things another way?… Continue reading Foot on the Property Ladder? First time buyer options?

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Buy Overseas Property? What 7 key things should you consider?

If you seek to spread your investment returns and are comfortable with venturing beyond the UK boundaries, then there are some great opportunities to make returns on property overseas. For example, Istanbul, Turkey has recently been included on a list of top 25 Cities by McKinsey, as a mover & shaker of the future.

There are some things worthy of consideration as you set out to snap up your overseas property: Continue reading Buy Overseas Property? What 7 key things should you consider?

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George Osborne’s FirstBuy scheme-what is the alternative?

George Osborne’s budget announcement about FirstBuy, the funded-deposit scheme, a £250m package designed to help 10,000 first-time buyers to purchase a new build home. Will it help First Time Buyers? And what is the alternative?

Well it is a good gesture to help the first-time buyers who want to get on the property-ownership ladder, but in reality how much impact it will have? Continue reading George Osborne’s FirstBuy scheme-what is the alternative?

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