Tag - home ownership

No-deposit home loans

A recent survey in the UK found that young adults are increasingly relying on their parents to help them pay for a deposit for their first home. The survey conducted by mortgage lender Halifax found that the majority of parents believed they would have to help their children with a deposit on a home while 27 percent had already dipped into their...

Don’t rush into home ownership

Most young people have two main goals when they start working: to buy a car and to buy a home. Both of these are big commitments and if you have not done your homework properly, home ownership in particular could cost you more than you realise. Ewald Kellerman, Head of Sales at FNB Home Loans, says if you expect to sell your property in less than...