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How to cut home moving costs

Latest figures from Lloyds Bank have found that the average cost of moving home is now £12,110 - up by £486 on last year. But there are ways to keep escalating costs under control.

How to get a mortgage if you’re self-employed

Getting a mortgage if you’re self-employed may be harder but it certainly isn’t impossible. Ultimately, you need to prove that you have a reliable income and there are loads of ways you can do this – you may just need to try a bit harder. We’ve rounded up the best advice on how to secure a mortgage if you’re self-employed.

What is the loan-to-value on your mortgage and why does it matter?

If you’re looking to purchase a property in the UK, then chances are the first thing you’ve thought about is getting a deposit together. The days of being able to purchase a home without having to put down a deposit are long gone, with typical deposits now coming to tens of thousands of pounds.

9 ways to save for your mortgage deposit

Saving up for a mortgage deposit can seem daunting, but there are plenty of things you can do that’ll not only help you reach your savings goals sooner but also your dream home.