Once you have made the decision to buy your first home, there are lots of obvious questions you will have. Which areas should I be looking at? Should I buy a flat in a city centre or a house further out? Are my priorities good schools or good transport links?
There are also some important financial questions that need to be considered if your home purchase is going to go smoothly. After all, it doesn’t matter how carefully you’ve researched a potential area to buy in if you don’t know how much you can afford to borrow.
So, before worrying about how far away IKEA is, what are the key questions a first-time buyer should be asking?