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Top tips for parents who are considering helping their kids onto the property ladder

Parents are pushing themselves beyond their financial limits in order to help their children onto the property ladder.

Get help to become a first-time buyer at Taylor Wimpey's Spring Walk

Get help to become a first-time buyer at Taylor Wimpey's Spring Walk

First-time buyers are being urged to attend an open weekend at Taylor Wimpey’s Spring Walk development in Willenhall, West Midlands, where they can discover the fabulous range of starter homes available!

First-time buyers heat up housing market

First-time buyers heat up housing market

A massive 42 per cent of customers at Taylor Wimpey’s prestigious Mulberry Place development in Cheshire have been buyers taking their first step onto the property ladder.

The lengths people will go to get on the property ladder

Brits without a home will go to extreme measures in order to get on the property ladder, according to new research from Santander Mortgages.

First time buyers get on the ladder at Burfield Valley

First time buyers get on the ladder at Burfield Valley

Savvy house buyers have been taking advantage of a promotion by a leading builder to secure their dream home without paying stamp duty.

First time buyers and homemovers get interest paid back from Halifax

Halifax is offering to refund 2 months’ interest on mortgages for homemovers and first time buyers, as part of its latest offer for mortgage customers.

Lloyds offers cashback deals for remortgage customers and first time buyers

From the 1st August, Lloyds Bank will launch new offers for remortgage customers and first time buyers.

First-time buyers urged to hurry as development selling out

First-time buyers urged to hurry as development selling out

First-time buyers in Nottinghamshire are being urged to hurry if they want to live on a popular development in Annesley.

Parents 'go dutch' on their children's deposit

The Bank of Mum and Dad is continuing to play an important role in their offspring’s first property purchase with current homeowners having received, on average, half of their deposit (49 per cent) from their parents or their partner’s parents.

New homes for first time buyers at Woodland View

New homes for first time buyers at Woodland View

Scotland’s leading housebuilder is urging first time buyers in Stirlingshire to see what they have to offer at their stunning new development in Doune.

First-time buyers took out 6,600 more loans in April than a year ago

New CML data released on the profile of UK lending in April 2014, including first-time buyer, home mover, remortgagor and buy-to-let lending, shows:

First time buyers need more Help to Buy

The average age UK house hunters estimate they will be able to take their first step onto the property ladder is 36 years old, according to research by MoneySuperMarket.

First time buyers underestimate time to get on housing ladder

There is a marked difference between the expectations of those hoping to get on the housing ladder and the reality, according to new research from Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank.

First time buyers get stamp duty boost

As a sign of its ongoing commitment to helping first time buyers get onto the property ladder, Halifax has offered to pay the full stamp duty bill for first time buyers purchasing properties up to the value of £250,000.

A quarter of first-time buyers are unprepared for the cost of stamp duty

Almost a quarter (22%) of first-time buyers are not considering the cost of stamp duty before making an offer on their potential home, according to new research by TSB. Alarmingly, one in seven (14%) people buying their second or third homes do not consider stamp duty either.