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3 Ways to Make Your Home Exterior More Attractive to Buyers

December 4, 2019 4:38 pm

When preparing your home to sell, it is important to get it looking at its best. Buyers will first see your home’s exterior, so this is usually the best to place to start making improvements. There are some really easy ways to improve the outside appearance of your home, which can help you to sell…

Do I Need Planning Permission for an Outbuilding?

November 4, 2019 8:55 am

There are lots of reasons why a person or family might want to build an outbuilding. Maybe they want a home office or perhaps a games room for the kids to hang out. Other types of outbuildings include sheds, kennels, sauna cabins and garages. Regardless of the intended use, the rules will vary depending on…

What is a Cash Buyer?

October 1, 2019 2:05 pm

If you’re buying or selling a property, you’ve probably heard of the term “cash buyer”. This doesn’t mean the person has a wad of money in their back pocket ready to spend on a house; it just means that they have enough in the bank to buy without requiring a mortgage or loan. This is…

7 Tips for Attending Your First Property Auction

September 2, 2019 12:18 pm

Have you ever considered purchasing a property at auction? Property auctions are fun experience and are also an ideal way to avoid the lengthy buying process. The most appealing reason to attend an auction is to grab yourself a property bargain! To help you prepare for a potential purchase, here are our top tips for…

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…