First Home

Looking to buy your first home? Check out our First Home resources for tips, advice and checklists to help you into your new home

Take a look at our house viewing checklist to help make you an informed decision on your future home

Practical tips - before, during and after your move

Thinking about buying a house? Here's some useful tips from us and other homeowners…

Making your house a home

Making your house a home

With help from a Feng Shui Expert and Environmental Psychologist, read our tips to make your new house a home during ...

Greg & Emily: House to home on a budget

Greg & Emily: House to home on a budget

Find out how young designers Greg and Emily managed to make their house a home on a budget.

The Art of Neighbouring: Strengthening your community

The Art of Neighbouring: Strengthening your community

Read our pick of the best community initiatives in the UK and around the world, as well as advice on how to make your...

Saving for a deposit

Saving for a deposit

Saving for a deposit can be difficult, follow our advice and you could get there that much quicker.

Renting vs. buying - which is cheaper?

Renting vs. buying - which is cheaper?

We look at the benefits of Renting Vs Buying to find out which one is really cheaper.

Government house purchase schemes - Top 10 Tips

Government house purchase schemes - Top 10 Tips

There are many government schemes aimed at helping first time buyers, find out how they work and if you could be elig...

The house that's paying for itself

The house that's paying for itself

Work out the cost, savings and how long it would take to cover the investment in ten energy saving technologies to ha...

10 energy saving technologies for your home

10 energy saving technologies for your home

We asked experts to suggest innovative ways to reduce your home’s consumption, embrace renewable energy and pay less ...

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