Posts by David Thomas

#043 Understanding the tenant referencing process

the tenancy application process

When you’re looking to rent a new property, there are some checks it’s important for you to understand so you can make sure you hit the criteria before you start your search. If you’re renting through an estate/letting agent then their lettings administration team will be handling and processing your paperwork but if the landlord…

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#042 10 Tips to buying your perfect property

tips to finding your perfect property

When it comes to buying a home, this is probably the most expensive purchase you’re ever going to make, so you definitely shouldn’t rush it or go into it half-heartedly. To help you, we’ve put together a list of our top 10 tips to help you find your perfect home! 1. Work out where you want…

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#041 10 ways to improve your credit score

10 ways to improve your credit score

When buying a house it’s vital your credit score is at a certain level, otherwise your mortgage could be declined. If you wait until you come to get a mortgage, it’s impossible to make quick changes to improve it. That’s why it’s important that in the year leading up to purchasing a property or re-mortgaging…

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#040 How to move with kids

How to move home with kids.

Moving home is a hard job on its own; factor in moving with pets or children and it becomes a whole new level of planning and energy. From pre-planning to settling in, see if some of these ideas could make your home move a little easier. Before the move, talk to the children about why…

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#039 David interviews Julie White – Property Tax Expert – SDLT have you overpaid?

Property Tax interview

In this episode we are delighted to Welcome Julie White from Cornerstone Tax to the Podcast Julie is a Chartered Accountant who has specialised in Tax for the last 30 years and specifically Property Tax since 1999. She has worked in a number of large accountancy firms from Pannell Kerr Forster in Nottingham where she…

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