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How to Find A Home Near Good Schools

August 2, 2019 11:46 am

Of course, every parent wants the best for their children, especially where their education is concerned. Sending them to a great school isn’t as easy as it may seem; competition is tough and you have to live in the appropriate catchment area if you want your child to stand a chance at being accepted. As…

Top Tips on Hiring the Right People for Your Property Development

July 5, 2019 2:12 pm

Property development can be an exciting and rewarding industry to work in. However, to ensure that your next project is completed on time and within budget, you may need to hire the help of a reputable and fairly-priced tradesman or contractor. To ensure that you hire the right people for your property development project, we…

What is the New Tenant Fees Act?

June 3, 2019 2:08 pm

As part of the Government’s bid to limit hidden costs for tenants, the new Tenant Fees Act is now in place in England. Essentially, the act caps the amount that renters can be charged for things like deposit fees. Letting fees have even been completely banned. In the past, many landlords have overcharged renters for…

Our Top 3 Property Investment Tips

May 10, 2019 4:29 pm

If you are considering your first property investment and you are looking for some expert advice, you have come to the right place! Follow our top three property investment tips below, to help you secure your ideal property and maximise your return on investment. Tip 1 – Do your research Look at potential property hot…

Photography Tips for Selling Your Property

April 12, 2019 4:46 pm

Great photography is essential for successfully marketing your property. You need to ensure that your property photos stand out from the competition when a buyer is browsing. These photos could be the deciding factor between a buyer choosing to visit your property or to continue their search. To ensure the photos of your home stand…

Help to Buy Loans Have Exceeded £10 Billion in Six Years

March 12, 2019 3:57 pm

Since the 2013 Budget when the Government’s Help to Buy scheme was first launched, nearly 200,000 purchasers have used it to get on or move up the property ladder. The majority of these purchasers have been first-time buyers. The scheme is essentially an equity loan of up to 20% of the value of a new…

Our Guide to Informing Buyers of a Neighbour Dispute

February 1, 2019 1:21 pm

If you’ve put your property on the market, it’s important to make your buyers aware of any problems you may have had with your neighbours, whether in the past or present. The rules on what you should or shouldn’t declare to a prospective buyer are slightly cloudy. However, there have actually been cases where new…

Top Tips For Renting Your House

January 4, 2019 4:57 pm

When you decide to rent out your home you will become a ‘landlord’ and with this new status comes great responsibility. There are a number of important factors you will need to consider before you put your home up for rent, such as how to prepare your property and your legal responsibilities. To help you…

What is Property Fraud?

December 4, 2018 12:59 pm

Property fraud is when a criminal pretends to be the owner of a property and attempts to sell/mortgage it without the permission or knowledge of the real owner. This is done by means of a forged document to transfer the property into the fraudster’s own name, or by impersonating the registered owner. After obtaining money…

Top Property Development Tips

November 9, 2018 4:39 pm

  If you have an interest in buying and selling property, lots of ambition and plenty of patience, then property developing could be for you. As a developer, you will need to commit your time, money, expertise and talents to convert land from its current use into something more appealing. You will need to keep…