house purchase

Buying a house (and getting a mortgage)

Buying a house (and getting a mortgage)

For someone who has been working for a few years or has graduated and has a steady career, the next big financial goal is usually a home of his or her own. Much press coverage has talked about the “Boomerang Generation”, (offspring returning to the family home every few years, driven by unemployment, poor health or a bad partner choice), but getting a house and a mortgage is still a priority for many.