The mortgage market's open for business

But do first time buyers know?

In his latest blog for Mortgage Solutions, Andrew Baddeley-Chappell, Head of Mortgage Strategy and Policy at Nationwide, writes that one of the key barriers for first time buyers is their perception that the market may not be open for business, or not for people like them.

Andrew says, "It is important to press home the following messages. The first is that the appropriate mortgage product is probably out there, although it may be harder to spot than in the past. The second is that by carefully and sensibly managing a credit profile, the right mortgage can be secured."

Read the full blog here.