Posts Tagged ‘buying’

How to spot investment property with potential

Episode 60

Searching for a home where you can add value, but not sure what exactly to look for? As a buyer looking for a new place to live, you may well be keen to find property with potential – after all, our homes are an investment. But how do you go about doing this? Here’s our…

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7 things to consider when buying an investment property

Here are the top tips to consider before buying an investment property

Investing in property has long been considered a smart move and given the demand for rental property in the UK has increased, it is easy to see why people have moved into this market. The change in stamp duty tax, from the 1st of April 2016, has impacted on the way that some people think about…

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What can you do to avoid being gazumped?

What can you do to avoid being gazumped

Having the rug pulled when you have agreed a property purchase is a gut-wrenching and expensive experience, so take the right steps to minimise the risk. Gazumping may be less prevalent right now – with the latest figures showing a fall in this happening but you still need to be prepared. While this is good news for…

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Potential changes to the buying and selling process

Potential changes to the buying and selling process of UK property.

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government have been researching with the aid of working group called the Home Buying and Selling Group which is chaired by a research firm and includes solicitors and estate agents. They have been considering ideas for the last 11 months of how to improve the process of buying…

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Your moving house checklist

Moving house checklist

When you’re moving home, there’s so much to think about and organise. To help make the process a little simpler, why not check out our quick checklist of essential reminders. Post: Those final bills, magazine subscriptions or the store card vouchers you’ve been saving up may still be addressed to your previous home. To give you…

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