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Edinburgh First Time Buyers
Experts in buying for Edinburgh First Time Buyers

Edinburgh First Time Buyers

Cameron Stephen & Co are a firm of solicitors in Leith Edinburgh specialising in helping Edinburgh First Time Buyers like you to get your first step on the property ladder.

Over the years, we have helped hundreds of Edinburgh First Time Buyers complete the purchase of their first homes.

In this section of our website, you will find a lot of information about the property buying process and about our special fee for Edinburgh First Time Buyers like you.

Special Fee Offer for First Time Buyers

Our great value offer of only £750 inc VAT to help save on your costs

Need help finding a mortgage?

Why not get in touch with Alasdair who will be able to help you?

Find out more about buying your first home

An in-depth guide to the steps involved in buying your first property
Edinburgh First Time Buyers

Free First Meeting

We offer all First Time Buyers a free initial meeting in which you can ask us all your questions and we can explain a little more about the purchase process and give you tips and guidance.

And we offer meeting times after usual working hours or on a Saturday morning.

If this is something you would like, then either give us a call or email us.

0131 563 6812

[email protected]

Budget Planner

We can help you plan a budget with our Budget Planner.

This will give you a good idea of the price range of properties you should concentrate on when looking for properties and what you can afford to offer.

All we need from you is the amount you can borrow and the amount of your deposit and we can work out the rest.

With many properties selling for over home report values, it is useful information to have.


There are so many of these lists you can find on the internet but few are specifically aimed at First Time Buyers in Edinburgh. The property market in Edinburgh is hugely competitive. To maximise your chances of buying successfully, here are our top 10 tips…

Where will you find properties for sale?

The best place to begin your search for your new home in Edinburgh is the ESPC

Get the most from Home Reports

A short guide to help you understand and get the most from the Home Report

Useful info in our Blog Section

We have lots more information in our Blog Section which you might find interesting
Edinburgh Area Guides
Are you are planning to buy a property in Edinburgh but not sure where to start? Our Area Guides will show you what’s on offer in different locations across the city. Including history, how to get there, places of interest and local schools.
Find out more

First Time Buyer FAQs

Why not take a look at our FAQ Section for First Time Buyers in Edinburgh?

We have added our First Time Buyer FAQs to our website.

As a First Time Buyer hoping to buy your first home in Edinburgh, you will no doubt have a lot of questions. Whilst you will find a lot of information in our website, our FAQs will answer any specific questions.

First Time Buyer Mortgages Edinburgh

An important first step in buying your first home is to find out how much you can borrow and to set yourself a budget.

We explain about mortgages and funding and give some tips we hope you will find useful.

Where to find properties for sale

Just to give you a start on which portals to use

We have already mentioned the ESPC as being an excellent website to start your search for properties for sale in Edinburgh, but you will also find properties on these other websites

First Home Fund Scotland

Did you know that you could get up to £25,000 to help you buy your first home?

The Scottish Government has introduced the First Home Fund for first time buyers.

Here is our overview.

Help to Buy ISAs and Lifetime ISAs Edplained

Although you are a little late to open a Help to Buy ISA, you can still open a Lifetime ISA, which are a great way to save for your deposit.

Here is our short guide to explain all about them.

About Cameron Stephen and co.

Cameron Stephen is a firm of solicitors and estate agents based at 14 Constitution Street, Leith, Edinburgh.

We pride ourselves on great customer experience, at great value for money. We are passionate about property and are dedicated to providing our customers with friendly, expert advice and guidance. Our experienced team of estate agents, solicitors and support staff handle property sales and purchases throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians. And each year we see our business grow through the recommendations of our clients.

Whether you are thinking of selling your property, or buying for the first time, you can count on Cameron Stephen to help you every step of the way. Why not contact us?

You can do this either by email at [email protected] or simply give us a call on 0131 555 1234.