Home Seller Warning – Don’t Fall for Fake Cash Buyers

The National Association of Property Buyers (NAPB) promotes the best practice in the property buying sector and members include most of the biggest cash purchasers in the UK. Members must conform to a strict Code of Practice overseen by The Property Ombudsman and sellers have a right of financial redress should anything go wrong. It.. read more →

Can the Quick House Sale Sector Polish Up its Image?

Unfairly labelled as shrewd gazunderers, ‘quick house sale’ operators are frequently blasted by the wider property community. Much of the negativity stems from media horror stories of routine pouncing on unsuspected homeowners’ in vulnerable situations. Upon closer scrutiny, however, the reality is often different. What is the Quick House Sale Model? Emerging in the early.. read more →

NAPB badge sponsor at Property Press Awards 2018

The National Association of Property Buyers (NAPB) was a proud badge sponsor of the 2018 Property Press Awards at the event on May 15. In its 8th year the awards recognised outstanding talent across consumer, trade, broadcast and online media. Jonathan Rolande of the NAPB attended the event at London’s City Hall. He said: “It.. read more →

Four Different Ways You Can Sell Your Property

For most people, selling their home is one of the largest single money transactions they will receive during their lifetimes. This is why it is imperative for homeowners to know and understand the different ways they can go about selling their homes and then pick one that suits their circumstances and personal needs. Below we’ve.. read more →

NAPB announces badge sponsorship of Property Press Awards

The National Association of Property Buyers (NAPB) is proud to announce its badge sponsorship of the 2018 Property Press Awards. The NAPB will be a badge sponsor of the event which takes place on May 15. In its 8th year the awards recognise outstanding talent across consumer, trade, broadcast and online media. The NAPB represents.. read more →

Selling for cash? Why NAPB members can offer the best deal

Selling a property has always been a complicated task. However, with quick house sale companies, the process has become convenient – especially for those who are looking to sell a property fast. These companies get a quick sale by directly purchasing your home. The advantage of using the services of these companies is that they.. read more →

What Will Happen to the Property Market in 2018?

There’s an old expression that you need to have in mind when you read this article ‘prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future’. That said, there are indications and trends developing that help us to plan for 2018 and these are at least some of the main points we’re likely to see.. read more →

Why it’s a mistake to reduce Stamp Duty for First Time Buyers

We should find out later if the Chancellor will carry out the much talked about cut in Stamp Duty (SDLT) for first time buyers. At first it seems like a neat way to help those trying to get on to the ladder for the first time, freeing up cash to help with the cost of.. read more →

Shocking statistics aren’t the whole story

National estate agent Haart have just released data from their 100 branches which makes shocking reading for anybody hoping to sell a property. The stats include: · Exchanges down 14.2% last month compared to September 2016 · Buyer demand down 6.7% · Number of properties coming to market down 14% in a year and 2.2%.. read more →

Importance of Using NAPB Member

Today’s article by the BBC in Wales into alleged problems a property seller has experienced with ‘quick sale’ firm Speed Property highlights the importance in using a member of The National Association of Property Buyers (NAPB). All members of the NAPB must be signed up to The Property Ombudsman’s Code of Practice for Residential Property.. read more →