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Located in Horwich, Rivington Mortgages is an award-winning mortgage advisor that has helped countless clients secure mortgages at very competitive rates. No matter if you’re a first-time buyer looking for your first mortgage, or a current house owner looking to remortgage, we can help.

If you’re in need of a mortgage for a property in Wigan after being turned down by a bank, or just need some mortgage advice, we’re here to guide you.

Call us now on 01204 699002 to speak to our qualified mortgage advisors and see how we can help with your mortgage.

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Mortgages for First Time Buyers In Wigan

Getting your foot on the property ladder in Wigan can be a hard task for many first-time buyers, with so many things to consider it can be very stressful. To help you at this difficult time, Rivington Mortgages can guide you through the process step by step.


Areas in Wigan for First Time Buyers

Known for its pies, football and rugby teams, Wigan currently has a population of 99,391. If you’re looking for a lively area full of opportunity for young kids and working professionals, Wigan is an excellent location. Since Wigan is such a vast area, there are plenty of affordable areas which are perfect for first-time buyers.



Located on the outskirts of Wigan, Standish is a small town that is away from the hustle and bustle of the town centre. With plenty of local supermarkets as well as a primary school and high school, Standish ticks all the boxes for first-time buyers.

Recent housing data in the area showed that in the past year the most common property sold were detached properties for an average of £282,468. Semi-detached properties sold for an average price of £167,529, while terraced properties fetched £122,613.

With 2 bedroom terraced houses available for sale from £90,000, if you’re looking to get on the property ladder, then Standish is a great location.



Just south of Wigan town centre is Ince-In-Makerfield. Surrounded by parks and open land, there is also a local train station within walking distance which is perfect for professionals looking to commute. With the town centre just a 20-minute walk or 5-minute drive, there are plenty of shops close by.

Housing data from 2016 showed that the most common property sold in the area were terraced houses at an average price of £73,907. Semi-detached properties had an average sale price of £111,393, while detached properties sold on average for £161,786.

With plenty of 2 bedroom terraced houses available from £70,000 and lots of local amenities, Ince-In-Makerfield is a wonder quiet area for first-time buyers.


Platt Bridge

Further down from Ince-on-Maker is Platt Bridge, a medium sized village with several primary schools, local shops and health centres. No matter what family you have, Platt Bridge is a perfect place for any first-time buyer.

The latest house price data shows that the most common property sold over the past year was terraced properties for an average of £65,250. Semi-detached properties sold for an average of £103,433 and detached properties averaged at £147,083.

With various 2 bedroom terraced houses available from £60,000, Platt Bridge is a great place for anyone trying to get on the property ladder.

All housing prices correct as of 11th May 2017


We Can Help You Secure Your First Mortgage

If you need help finding a mortgage for your first property in Wigan, then we can help. We have a range of mortgage solutions available at competitive prices that are suitable for everyone.

Call us now on 01204 699002 to speak to our qualified mortgage adviser to see how you can secure a mortgage today.


Buy to Let Mortgages

Buying a property to rent is currently becoming a popular investment choice for many investors. Not only can your property increase in value, but you can also earn a monthly income from renting out your property to tenants.

If you want to see if you’re eligible for a buy to let mortgage or just want to find out more information, call us today on 01204 699002.


Remortgage Your House

Since lenders are constantly changing their rates, you can sometimes save money by remortgaging your house and switching providers. In the past, remortgaging is something you would do to raise capital. Nowadays, it’s an excellent way to start a new contract and potentially reduce your monthly payments.

To see if you can save money by remortgaging your house, contact us today on 01204 699002.


Experience Our Award Winning Service

With so many different mortgage brokers and advisors out there, why should you pick us? Not only have we have been in business for decades, but we’ve also won awards for our customer service.

We take customer service very seriously and ensure that all of our clients get the best possible outcome. Our fantastic service has been recognised throughout Bolton and has even won us the “Best In” award at the Best of Bolton awards.

To see why we’re one of the best-rated mortgage advisors in the area, contact us on 01204 699002 to speak to our friendly mortgage advisor.

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Your property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage
Not all Buy To Lets are regulated by The Financial Conduct Authority
You may have an early repayment charge to your existing lender if you remortgage