Get Ready to Sell – How Can You Create Lasting Impressions?

Well you have made the decision to move, but before you put your home on the market, it is worth getting it ready to sell by increasing its appeal to buyers. These preparations, need not cost much – the main investment will be your time! The aim is to make your house as appealing as.. read more →

Stopping House Repossession

Even though interest rates remain at historically low levels and mortgage arrears are steadily declining, UK Finance estimates that one house gets repossessed every 2 hours across the country. Losing the roof over your head is obviously a scary thought and something that can cause a huge amount of worry. But, at the same time,.. read more →

Look Before You Leap – Five Key Things to Check When House Buying

Buying a house or flat is the single biggest investment you will ever make and for most people, it is a long term investment. After weeks, even months, of house hunting, you have finally found ‘the one’ but don’t rush to sign before you have checked out these five points as they will help ensure.. read more →

How to Avoid Being Gazundered This Winter

In a buyers’ market, property sellers can find themselves falling prey to unscrupulous buyers who drop their offer price just before exchange and threaten to pull out of the sale if their demands are not met. This practice, known as gazundering, can turn a straightforward sale into a nightmare of negotiation and re-negotiation. Of course,.. read more →

10 Tips When Selling Your Rented Property

In recent years, it’s fair to say that landlords haven’t had an easy ride. Whether it’s Section 24 of the Finance (No. 2) Act 2015, the Stamp Duty surcharge, Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) stress-testing criteria or the plethora of other regulatory constraints, the negativity surrounding the sector is palpable. Of course, most won’t get much.. read more →

Will Cash Property Buyers Clean up After Brexit?

2019 will certainly be an interesting year in property. Brexit is looming and speculation about what will happen next is a hot topic. The consequences of a deal, or no-deal, are not yet fully known, nor are they likely to be any clearer for several months yet. But a possible price crash, or, at the.. read more →

All About the National Association of Property Buyers

Selling your property is an idea that could fill you with horror and be almost overwhelming. Before you start worrying about sale boards, agents and endless prospective house buyers, did you know that there is an effective way to sell your house quickly? The NAPB helps sellers make an informed decision about selling their property.. read more →

Will Buying and Selling a House Become Entirely Paperless?

From whatever side of the transaction you’re on, the house selling process is hardly ever plain sailing. After all the deeds, legal transfer forms, mortgage contracts, searches and leases – coming out of the process with your sanity intact is a minor miracle! Yet, although the property industry has been slow to innovate and embrace.. read more →

How to Host a Successful Summer Property Viewing

The warmer season can be a fantastic time to put your property on the market, but how do you ensure that your summer property viewing is going to lead to a successful sale? Not only does the brighter weather help to paint your home in the best light, it’s also easier to accommodate viewings during.. read more →

How to Sell Your House Quickly for a Fair Price

When selling your house, two of the most important factors to consider are price and time frame. While some sellers may be in a position to sit on their property and wait for the best possible value, others may need to sell their house in a hurry. In the latter case, if your sale is.. read more →