Ask anyone and they will tell you the same thing: buying a home in the UK can be a complicated and drawn out process.

Unfortunately there is not much we can do to change that, but we do have some good news.

This infographic from HSBC aims to simplify the process, listing 5 important steps that need to be considered when purchasing a property.

From credit reports and mortgages to closing the deal, the infographic below explains each step individually.

Steps To Buying Your Own Home

Infographic Source: HSBC.co.uk

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