First Time Buyers guide
As a First Time Buyer, the idea of purchasing a new home can be a daunting prospect and you will be asking yourself numerous questions. How much can I (we) borrow? How much of a deposit will I need? Where should my deposit come from?
These are some of the questions we are here to answer, our goal is to give you the knowledge and peace of mind that you have a Broker who will guide you through the process and keep you informed every step of the way, right up until you have your keys.
As a First Time Buyer, lenders will Mortgage up to 90% of the property value and allow you to borrow up to 4x your income. For example if you were to purchase a property for 300k you could borrow up to 270k from a lender. You would then need an income of 67,500 per annum to qualify for this amount, if you are applying as joint applicants this is a salary of 33,750 per annum each, however the split does …