Posts Tagged ‘selling’

What questions should I ask an estate agent when selling my home?

What questions to ask your estate agent

Making sure to ask estate agents the right questions before signing up to their services is vital when you’re selling your home. It will mean you’ll avoid any nasty surprises, such as unexpected fees or lengthy tie-in periods, and give you confidence that you’ll be able to sell as quickly as possible and for the…

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Top 5 causes of delay in the conveyancing process

Delays in the conveyancing process

An accepted offer on a home is cause for celebration. But, in many cases, the journey to completion can be longer than you bargained for. Watch out for these 5 most common delays. 1. Management companies being slow in returning information on leasehold properties If you’re buying a leasehold property (many flats and apartments and even…

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A guide to selling a property as an executor

A guide to selling a property as an executor

If you are named as an executor in someone’s will, you have a lot of duties and responsibilities placed upon you. It will fall to you to gather in and value the assets of the estate, pay off any debts and liabilities, calculate and pay any inheritance tax (IHT) that is due – and distribute…

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What is the difference between sole agency and multi agency?

Episode 73

Once you’ve decided to sell your home, choosing the right estate agent to help you is a top priority. But one of the big choices you need to make is whether to opt for sole agency, where one firm has the exclusive right to market your home for a fixed period, or multi agency, where…

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Can I give my property to my children?

Episode 64 - Can I give my property to my children?

Considering gifting a property to your loved ones? Make sure you understand the financial implications first. Before giving a property to your children, make sure you understand the rules, and any costs involved. Otherwise, what could be a wonderful gesture can leave a bitter financial taste. There may be a number of reasons you want to…

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