How to save a deposit for your mortgage
As anyone who has partnered with us to obtain a mortgage knows, we are zealous about deposits.
Regularly saving money for a deposit does two important things for you:
- Helps you borrow less from a lender
- Strengthens your mortgage application as you can show a record of consistent savings
We have covered saving for a deposit extensively on our blog. These posts may help you get started on your savings journey:
Preparing for a mortgage is a marathon not a sprint
Signing up to a mortgage is a serious commitment. And taking the time to prepare your mortgage application is a worthwhile investment of your time.
It’s also encouraging to know that there is a lot you can do to get yourself mortgage-ready even while you’re still saving for your deposit.
Remember, every step you take is one step closer to you getting the home of your dreams.
These blogs can help you with your preparation:
Cashback and non-cashback mortgage offers
When you begin exploring the world of mortgages, you might run into some terminology you’re not familiar with. Don’t worry! We’re here to help you understand everything you need to know.
In Ireland, there are more than 250 mortgage products on the market.
While there are variations with each of these products, they broadly fall into two buckets; cashback and non-cashback offers.
You can find out more about these mortgage products in our blog: