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How to save money when you are moving home

Moving house can be a fantastic, if somewhat stressful experience. It can also be a very expensive one, there are however a number of things that you can do to make your move a little less expensive. If you can keep track of your outgoings and stay organised then you should be able to save […]


Why 2017 could be the best year to move house

When it comes to moving house, there is always some guesswork involved when trying to decide if it is time to just go for it. There are many factors that can affect people’s decisions, and of course careful consideration should be given to interest rate, mortgage deals and the current state of the housing market. […]


Why are kitchens and bathrooms a property’s biggest selling points?

When it comes to selling your home there are a few general rules of thumb that you should follow in order to achieve the best price possible. Simple things like making sure everything is very clean, including the carpets and the outdoor areas are well known, as is decluttering so that viewers will find it […]


Selling your house without an agent – is it REALLY worth it?

Selling your home is an expensive, and sometimes stressful business. From sorting it out and getting it ready to put on the market right up to the day you move, you can expect to spend out quite a bit. With estate agent’s fees being perceived as a potentially avoidable expense, there are a growing number […]


What has Brexit done to the housing market?

In the months leading up to the EU referendum vote there was much speculation regarding the possible financial implications that might occur in many areas of the British economy, the housing market was no exception to this. Experts predicted that the housing market would most likely be hit by uncertainty with the expectation that house […]


The importance of good photographs when selling your home

Just how important are the photos that an estate agent takes of your home when it comes to selling? Well, as the saying goes “A picture says a thousand words”. Estate agent photographs are the first impression potential buyers will get of your property and as you only get that one chance to make a […]


Which is the best season to sell your home?

If you’re looking to sell your house, your best bet is to put it on the market when most buyers are actively looking to purchase a property, but it can be hard to determine when the best time to sell is. The more buyers actively looking to purchase means more competition for those wanting to […]


Inexpensive Improvements To Sell Your Home Quickly

Regardless of the reason you’re looking to sell your home, no one wants to get caught in a chain, or be the link that holds it up. But if you’re not sure your home is ‘sale ready’ you may feel like you’re a long way from being ready to go ahead and put your home […]


Is “Help To Buy” Helping The Housing Market?

The Department for Communities and Local Government have released a review showing that their equity loan scheme, also known as Help to Buy, has boosted market confidence among consumers, developers and lenders. The latest figures show that the housing market has become much more stable with more and more young people are being helped to […]


Why Should You Sell Your House Now?

Deciding when the best time to sell your home is can be tricky, as everyone wants the same things – a quick easy sale, the best possible price, and to end up in a home that is better suited. There is no exact right time to sell a home, it really depends on the individual […]