Buying a home is often considered to be complicated, and many new homebuyers can find themselves stressed by the process. Here at CARA Mortgage Services, we believe the process can be simple with the right people behind you. That’s why we’re so dedicated to helping our customers, especially those buying their first home. This should be an exciting time! However, you should be prepared – buying a home can take weeks, as there are numerous factors that need to be taken into account. Our advisers will help prepare you by meeting with you to discuss personal circumstances, including your income, outgoings, future plans and savings.

Below, we’ve detailed some of the key events you can prepare for when buying your first home:

  • Find out how much you can borrow
  • Find a home that matches your affordability
  • View that property
  • Make an offer
  • Carry out a survey of the property
  • Choose a solicitor to handle the legal side
  • Exchange contracts
  • Mortgage completion
  • Move into your new home


Contact one of our advisers today to get started. We’re here to help!