A brighter future for first-time buyers in Walton on Thames & Hersham?

Rents in Walton on Thames rise by 2.9% in the last year

As I’m sure you’ve noticed, things have changed a lot for first-time buyers recently. Government schemes and mortgage requirements seem to change every week, so would-be homeowners have got to keep up. However, for those in the know, there are a lot more options in Walton on Thames & Hersham than there used to be.

The first challenge awaiting would-be home-owners these days is the deposit for the mortgage. The bigger the deposit, the better the chances of getting a great deal. The minimum required deposit is around 5%, so with an average home in Walton on Thames & Hersham valued at £564,900 locals will require a deposit of at least £28,200. That’s quite a lot of saving up!  So what next read more …