buying or renting

Buying is Cheaper than Renting

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Getting your foot on the first rung of the property ladder is getting harder. Spiralling prices, and the difficulty of saving for a deposit are putting some people off the idea of buying altogether. But make no mistake about the economic reality. Buying is cheaper than renting and getting on the property ladder is the […]

Should I Fix My Mortgage Now?

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Deflation is not all it is cracked up to be. Recently, as we cheered at the fall in fuel prices to historic lows, the fact that several industries were dependent on buoyant oil prices barely occurred to many of us. However, the current plight of the oil city Aberdeen shows that there are significant problems attached to […]

The Help To Buy ISA Explained

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Getting on the property ladder in 2015 is harder for many people in Britain than it has ever been. An indication of how hard is the latest roll out of the government’s ‘Help to Buy’ policies, the Help to Buy ISA, which offers attractive cash incentives to people saving for a deposit. This blog is […]