Bought my first home at the age of 27 on 27th September 2013.
Save save save save save! Even if you can afford the deposit/fees, you don't know what nasties may await you once you have the keys. Don't forget other financial commitments - car, insurances etc. Don't let anybody hold you back. Worried about your career direction? Your partners life goals? Your property can always be sold/rented. Don't miss out!