Getting started

Check how affordable that rent or mortgage is. Understand the Tenancy Deposit Scheme and what questions to ask at property viewings.

Found your place, what next?

Learn more about rental checks, why you need a reference and who can be your guarantor.

Now you're in

Learn what your landlord is responsible for as well as what you'll need to pay, such as council tax. Plus get tips for managing shared bills.

Protect the things you love

Get cover that's right for you with Home Insurance Select. Choose from Bronze, Silver or Gold cover levels.

Contents Insurancemore about contents insurance

Ending your tenancy

Here's the best way to let your landlord know you're leaving and the process of getting your deposit back.

Home Hub

Home hubs

Pop into a Halifax Home Hub for a chat with a mortgage expert. Try our interactive mortgage tools and find out more about our free first time buyer events.

Find a Home Hub

First time buyer events

Thinking about buying your first home but not sure where to start? We're running free online events for first time buyers. Our mortgage experts will tell you everything you need to know about the home buying journey.

Find our everything you need to know about:

  • Starting out - tips on saving a deposit and finding out how much you could borrow.
  • House hunting - the best places to start looking for your dream first home.
  • Completion - how to arrange solicitors, survey and valuations.
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You could lose your home if you don’t keep up your mortgage repayments

Calculators and tools

We have a range of mortgage calculators to help you:

  • Find out how much you could borrow from Halifax
  • See how much you could save if you make overpayments on your mortgage
  • Get an idea how a change to the Bank of England Base Rate could affect your monthly payments
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Speak to someone

Whether it's on the phone, by video or in a branch, speaking to our mortgage advisors has never been easier.

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