Leading Estate Agent in Harlow and Stevenage

3 Tips For First Time Buyers

As experienced estate agents in Essex and Hertfordshire, Geoffrey Matthew is delighted to have helped many first-time buyers.

We know stepping on the property ladder is challenging, which is we offer friendly property market advice. Come and see us in our Harlow or Stevenage office, and let us help you prepare to buy your first home.

There is a lot for would-be house buyers to know, but at Geoffrey Matthew, we want to simplify your house buying journey. This is why we are offering three tips for first-time buyers, and these will kickstart your home buying process.

Start to save early

The bigger your deposit, the more affordable your mortgage will be. The difference a deposit can make to your monthly mortgage payments can be huge. As experienced estate agents with a track record in helping first-time buyers in Essex and Hertfordshire, we implore you to save as much as you can.

Help is available in saving for your deposit, so come and speak with us in Harlow or Stevenage to find out ways you can boost your property deposit.

Know the budget you have for buying a home

It is nice to daydream about your perfect home, but first-time buyers must be realistic. We’ll help you review your finances, that allow you to set a budget for your first house.

We will then show you the brilliant homes you can afford to buy across Essex and Hertfordshire. At Geoffrey Matthew, we are financially savvy estate agents, and we help you make decisions that ensure you can buy a good home.

Review your mortgage options

The right mortgage can make or break your house buying dreams. This is why Geoffrey Matthew works with the best mortgage advisors. We’ll connect you with the best advisors and brokers in Essex and Hertfordshire. These professionals have a track record in helping first-time buyers like you find the right deal.

Then, as the leading estate agents in Harlow and Stevenage, we’ll help you turn that mortgage into your perfect first home.