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Zero Broker Fees for First Time Buyers!

Get ready for the excitement of buying your first home! Before getting too carried away, it's crucial to understand the essentials for a successful mortgage application.


From knowing how much you can borrow and understanding fees payable to providing the right documents and seeking an Agreement in Principle, our Learning Centre offers exclusive tips and information.

Learn about different types of mortgages and how your credit score affects interest rates and monthly mortgage repayments. Discover the benefits of a fixed rate mortgage versus a variable rate mortgage.

If you're considering a joint mortgage or perhaps seeking support from your family, our mortgage advisers are here to help. Get the information you need to climb the property ladder and make informed decisions about your mortgage. Let us help you find the best mortgage deals and kick-start your home buying journey now!

Here for every step of your first time buyer journey

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Our team provide advice on the latest mortgage rates available.

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Whether it’s the First Homes Scheme, Shared Ownership or a traditional purchase, we are here to help you.

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Guidance on the funds needed to buy your first home and how an increased deposit will improve both lender options and the rates on offer.

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This means we have access to a wide variety of mortgage products, for your benefit.

Getting the right help, first time, every time

Based in Reading, Beechwood Mortgages has been a key player in assisting first-time buyers in Berkshire and the surrounding counties with securing their mortgages since 2001, and there's no intention of stopping anytime soon.

Our friendly team aims to offer honest, transparent & comprehensive advice on mortgages. With the guidance of experts, the goal is to equip you with the knowledge to make a decision you feel confident about, regardless of your experience with the property market. Understanding the importance of making the right choice when purchasing your first property, the team works tirelessly to ensure the process is worry-free for all aspiring homeowners.

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Free Mortgage Guidance and Support for First Time Buyers in 2024


No Broker Fee Payable for First Time Buyers

At Beechwood, we understand that buying a home can be stressful and costly. That's why in 2024, we are offering our advice, guidance and support totally free of charge* to First Time Buyers. Many brokers will charge you a broker fee, even though they receive a healthy fee from the lender. But at Beechwood, we recognise buying a home can be costly and therefore believe in supporting our clients without adding any extra financial burden wherever we can.


Your Guiding Light Every Step of the Way

With decades of experience in the mortgage industry, Beechwood is here to guide you through the complex process of buying a home. Our trustworthy and experienced mortgage brokers will provide you with expert advice, personalised solutions, and a consistent service proposition. We understand that every client is different, and we strive to find the best mortgage options tailored to your specific needs and financial goals.


Stress-free Home Buying Experience

Don't let the fear of broker fees or the complexities of the mortgage process hold you back from achieving your dream of homeownership. Let Beechwood be your partner in making your dreams come true. Contact us now and take advantage of our fee-free service for First Time Buyers in 2024. Our dedicated team is ready to provide you with the support and guidance you need to navigate the mortgage landscape with ease.


Discover your path to homeownership with Beechwood Mortgages! Get free advice and support for first-time buyers in 2024. Start your journey today.


*Offer applies to mortgages greater than £200,000 and excludes Shared Ownership & Right to Buy Purchase Schemes


Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.


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Schemes available to first time buyers

Unlock the door to your future with a Lifetime ISA! This innovative savings opportunity was designed to help you reach two of life's major financial goals - buying your first home and preparing for retirement. For every contribution up to an annual set limit, the government rewards savers by offering 25% bonus payment based on their investments.

Shared Ownership

This enables people to purchase a share between 25% and 75% of an existing or new home. The property is typically purchased from a local housing association, then rent is charged for the percentage of the property not being purchased.

Right to Buy

This aims to support council tenants into property ownership. If you have at least three consecutive years’ tenancy, then you may be entitled to buy your home at a significant discount. Please consult with your mortgage adviser for full details and any other schemes which could help you purchase your first home.

The Mortgage Guarantee Scheme helps make buying a home more accessible for you The government has initiated this scheme to provide lenders with financial guarantees, so they can offer you mortgages up to 95% of the purchase price which must be £600,000 or less - all while ensuring affordability checks are met.

With the First Homes scheme, you can unlock unbeatable deals on your dream home. This government initiative offers an amazing opportunity to buy a house at up to 50% below average market value. The scheme allows you to purchase a newly-constructed property or previously owned property that was originally purchased as part of the First Homes scheme.

Deposit Unlock

Deposit Unlock is an innovative UK-wide scheme designed to open up homeownership opportunities. By providing mortgage insurance for lenders, it allows eligible first-time buyers and existing owners to purchase a brand new home with just 5% deposit - making the dream of owning your own property more attainable than ever before.

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How can Beechwood Mortgages help you?

Investing in property is a significant step, offering potentially priceless rewards. To help position you optimally for this leap, our mortgage advisors can assess your current financial status before any commitment is made. The goal is to make the journey onto the property ladder as smooth as possible by managing the hard work on your behalf.


Consider Beechwood Mortgages for straightforward solutions and efficiency.

  • Do all mortgage brokers charge fees?
    No, not all mortgage brokers charge fees, and Beechwood Mortgages is proud to be offering fee-free mortgage services to first time buyers in 2024. (terms & conditions apply) As a mortgage broker, we earn our fees directly from the lender, so in most cases you don't have to worry about paying any additional fees for our assistance. We are committed to helping you find the best mortgage deal without adding any financial burden. Our goal is to make the mortgage process as transparent and cost-effective as possible for our clients. Check out our full fat version Do All Mortgage Brokers Charge Fees? for a complete rundown on broker fees and what to look out for.
  • What does a mortgage adviser do?
    A mortgage advisor will do the leg work for you, offering in-depth knowledge of the property lending market, helping you overcome challenges, and offering exclusive access to a database of banks and building societies. What's more, they offer a level of support that streamlines the entire process and makes things easier for you. You can learn more by visiting our page Why Should I Use A Mortgage Broker?
  • How can I get the best mortgage advice?
    You can seek advice on mortgages directly from lenders such as banks or building societies. Alternatively, you can go to a whole of market mortgage advisor or broker who will search and compare numerous products at the touch of a button. Check out Why Should I Use A Mortgage Broker? for more information.
  • Is mortgage advice free?
    The cost of mortgage advice depends on the terms and conditions of the broker / adviser you are working with. Many mortgage brokers will charge for their services and the amount payable will usually depend on your requirements, their own workload and perhaps on the value of your mortgage. We offer a free consultation every time and will quickly confirm if there will be any charge for our services and support. In the majority of cases, we will receive a commission from the lender once a mortgage starts. It’s important for you to clarify terms and conditions with mortgage advisers from the start so that you are aware of any charges and financial responsibilities you may incur. Check our Fees page for a full rundown on broker fees. You can also visit our page Do All Mortgage Brokers Charge Fees? for further information.
  • Do banks charge for mortgage advice?
    No, banks will not charge an advice fee. You do however need to remember that they will only recommend their own specific products. All lenders charge varying fees and this will be no different if you work with a mortgage broker. Whole of market mortgage advisors / brokers are more likely to provide an impartial perspective on the most suitable and competitive mortgage products and via a huge variety of lenders. Many brokers will charge a fee, for more information check out our article, Do All Mortgage Brokers Charge Fees?
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