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First time buyer

First-time buyer levels up despite 'minefield'

The proportion of people planning to take their first step on the property ladder has risen

2 July 2012

Rise in first-time buyers predicted

The number of first-time buyers is set to rise this year despite a lack of first-time sellers, a new study says

6 February 2012

Calls to extend stamp duty concession for first-time buyers

The mortgage industry is disappointed the Government plans to end the stamp duty 'holiday' for first-time buyers

30 November 2011

Guest Comment: Glimmer of hope for first time buyers

It is hard not to feel sorry for the current crop of beleaguered property-owning wannabes but help to get them a mortgage could be at hand

22 April 2011

First time buyers boost mortgage numbers

A small jump in the number of mortgages approved in February was driven by an increase in the number of first-time buyers

8 April 2011

Budget 2011: What the massive tax shake-up means for you

Chancellor George Osborne today gave a helping hand to motorists and first-time buyers in the Budget but hit others with tax rises

23 March 2011