First Time Buyer

First Time Buyer Mortgages

Buying your first home is one of the most exciting events in our lives. With the right advice to support you, it can be a thoroughly enjoyable experience. First Financial Solutions (Wales) has helped thousands of first time homeowners obtain a mortgage.

We offer guidance and advice to first time buyers and support you through the entire process. We always take the time to understand your current situation and what you want to achieve in the future with regards to your property and finances. And then we go to work to find the lender and first time buyer mortgage deal to meet your needs.

We’ll also advise you on insurance; what you need and what you don’t need and again, search the entire market to find the best mortgage and insurance plan for you.

First Financial Solutions (Wales) is an accredited advisor under the Help To Buy Scheme in England and Wales.

*Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

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Securing the present. Protecting your future.
First Financial Solutions was founded in 2008 with a clear vision that we still carry; to make the mortgage and protectin process as painless as possible, by providing clear guidance and information to our clients throughout – from when their mortgage or insurance policy is taken out, through to full term or renewal.

We are independent and are directly authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which assures our clients that we have no network or product restrictions, and we also have a in-house compliance team that ensures our advisers are always supported and able to give first-class advice.

Why work with First Financial Solutions?
Whole-of-market mortgage and insurance advice
Full support throughout application through to completion and beyond
Committed to long-term customer relationships
Highly qualified and experienced mortgage advisers in South Wales
Dedicated experts in personal insurance and business protection
Flexible approach to working via phone, email, video conference or face-to-face
Based on 14 reviews.
Jordan Wilcox
Jordan Wilcox
I first approached First Financial Solutions in early 2019 to discuss our options for my wife and I to buy our first home together. Having not only just returned to the UK following 3 years living overseas but also myself being a newly registered sole trader we knew that our application was going to be challenging for our broker. Nevertheless Gareth took this information in his stride and guided us through the obstacles to expect and how we would overcome them. Together we made a plan for the next 12 months and stayed in touch for periodic updates. During this timeframe the coronavirus pandemic also emerged and added its own mixture of challenges to mortgage applications in general. During our periodic discussions Gareth managed our expectations as new requirements emerged and the goalposts were changed such as the lenders requiring a 15% deposit rather than the 10% we initially planned for. At no point were we waiting on any documents or correspondence from Gareth and found him and the company to be very proactive and prepared. Yes using a broker comes at a cost that you may be able to avoid by going through your bank but what you receive in exchange I feel is best described as the human factor. A bank will offer you one of the few products they have available and if you don’t fall into their limited categories then you’re simply unsuitable. First Financial Solutions searched the whole market for a product that best suited our personal circumstances, finding a mortgage that best fitted our criteria, instead of us trying to fit the criteria of the lenders. Gareth and the company as a whole were professional, passionate and are clearly highly experienced in their work. I would be pleased to recommend their services to any friends, family or business clients in the future. Thanks guys.
Ceri Dawes
Ceri Dawes
Absolutely fantastic service from Chris and his team, they helped us buy the home of our dreams and we will be forever grateful. Great communication and attention to detail, I would recommend to everyone! Thanks guys!
Andrew Harris
Andrew Harris
Fantastic service. Extremely helpful and professional.
James Morgan
James Morgan
Can’t speak highly enough of Gareth. Due to work comitments I was unable to attend the FFS (wales) office during office hours. Gareth gladly came to my home (after hours) and provided me with a mortgage at a much better rate than his competitors. Whilst he was here we got some insurances sorted. I now have critical illness and life insurance. Top service! Thanks Gareth and the team at FFS (wales)
David Darkin
David Darkin
Excellent, professional guidance and advice. I regularly recommend Gareth and the team to my clients, friends and family.
Adrian Williams
Adrian Williams
I would highly recommend the team at First Financial Solutions helped me to secure a mortgage on my new property. They were able to offer a full range of mortgages and dealt with all the paperwork that needed to be sent back and forth to the mortgage company. They also helped us arrange life insurances and some additional protection to pay bills etc in case of an issue or sickness etc. First Class Service!!
I would like to show my appreciation for the recent re-mortgage of my property under taken by Gareth Morgan and his team at First Finance Solutions. Gareth’s advice every week in BNI is that there is a better deal out there with regard to mortgages. Well here’s the proof. Gareth was able to save me nearly £100.00 per month on a fixed 5 year deal. The communication and attention to detail throughout the process was first class. I would highly recommend First Financial Solutions to anyone looking to re-mortgage.
Dan Madge
Dan Madge
Excellent service, used Gareth and his team numerous times and has always turned things around quickly and communication been great.
Geoff Lewis
Geoff Lewis
Gareth and the team at FFSW are excellent in their approach to mortgages. That is why I use them in a professional capacity with clients.
Vince Jordan
Vince Jordan
Gareth sorted out remortgages on some properties for my wife saving over £800 a month on the payments. I'm happy to recommend Gareth from First Financial Solutions.

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