Two of the biggest pitfalls for first time buyers: Costs and Credit

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Buying your first home can seem like a real minefield with so many financial and historical hurdles in your way that you may not even be aware of. From getting the mortgage, through finding the house, to finding the money for all the additional costs, it can all mount up into a very daunting and confusing process.

Laura Lamb of the Mortgage Company Oxfordshire Ltd. navigates first time buyers through the associated costs of buying a home, potential credit obstacles and how to tackle them.