Can't get on the property ladder? Try Tembo

With a little help from your loved ones, you could buy your first home faster & save up to 50% in interest costs.


Discover what you could afford with a deposit boost.

Our smart mortgage calculator scans 20,000 products from 90+ lenders to show how much you could borrow with a deposit boost.


Tembo in a nutshell


Buying your first home is harder than ever

We know it's tough out there for first-time buyers. But whether you're struggling to save a deposit, or you simply can't afford your dream home, Tembo can help.


Get help from your loved ones with a deposit boost

Our innovative deposit boost releases money from a willing family or friend's property to increase your deposit. No lump sums of cash required; they just need to own a home.


Together we'll get you on the ladder faster & for less

By boosting your deposit, we'll unlock market-leading interest rates and help you buy faster. Our users so far saved an average of £14,000 over the initial term of their mortgage.

We're turning the tide on home ownership.

Buying your first home has become a near impossible task. We think there's a better, fairer way. Through the power of family, Tembo is turning the tide. In fact, over 70% of our users wouldn't be able to buy without a deposit boost.

Let's make your dream home happen.



Tell us about yourself

Create a Tembo plan online. This takes less than five minutes and requires some basic information about the homebuyer and homebooster.

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See how we stack up

Our system will generate a custom plan showing how we can get you on the ladder. It will also scan the market to show how much you could save versus high street lenders.



Start the conversation

Book in a 15-minute call with one of our experts to chat through your plan. When you're ready, we'll set you up with your very own broker to begin your application.

"I can't thank the team enough for helping both my sister and I onto the property ladder."

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Expert advice from actual humans.

With Tembo, you’ll have someone by your side from hello to move in day. No question is too small when you're making the biggest decision of your life.

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