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How to Buy a House at Auction

It’s often said that buying a house is one of life’s most stressful tasks. Even
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Is Buy to Let Still Worth It for Landlords and Investors?

Certainly, there is a lot to consider, the changes to mortgage interest relief, the surcharge
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Why Are Retirement Flats Not Selling?

Retirement flats were not in demand during the pandemic as people were put off from
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What is the Impact of Mortgage Interest Rates Rising and Falling Property Prices on Homeowners?

UK house prices fell in September – is this a sign of things to come?
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The Best London Commuter Belt Locations

It is no secret that moving outside of London can result in homeowners having much
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What Impact are the Prime Minister’s Economic Decisions Having on Citizens?

The Prime Minister Liz Truss today said she is “completely committed” to the pensions title
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What is Stamp Duty?

Among all the other terms you may hear when you are involved in a property
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What Documents Do I Need to Sell My House?

When it comes to selling property, there is always so much to think about. Getting
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Who Is the New Chancellor and Why Didn’t Kwasi Kwarteng Last?

In early September 2022 Liz Truss became the new prime minister of the UK. Having
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Deciphering Estate Agent Jargon

Deciphering Estate Agent Jargon Whether you are buying or selling a property, lots can be
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Rising Interest Rates: The Key Questions Answered

On Tuesday night 935 mortgage products were taken off the market. This was the biggest
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How Will The Stamp Duty Cut Impact Property Prices?

The recent announcement by Kwasi Kwarteng, the new chancellor, introduced an array of tax cuts
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Do You Pay Stamp Duty on an Inherited Property?

Stamp duty is another one of the costs you must factor in when a property
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Is It Hard to Sell A Leasehold Property?

Selling a property can be hard at the best of times so the last thing
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Selling a Property With a Short Lease: What You Need to Know

A leasehold refers to a property (normally a flat) that has been rented from the
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How Long Do You Have to Declare Subsidence?

Subsidence is a property problem everybody would like to avoid. It can halt the sale
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What Do You Legally Have to Disclose When Selling a House in the UK?

Selling a property can be a minefield of paperwork, a mountain of stress and a
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Selling a House in Probate: Your Complete Guide

In This Article What is probate? What is a grant of probate? How many people
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How Will Inflation and the Rising Cost of Living Affect House Prices?

Covid caused a perfect storm in the already inflated UK housing market; an exodus out
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Bought a House With Problems Not Disclosed, What Can I Do?

Buying a new house is not a task without stress. No matter how helpful the
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Does Subsidence Affect House Price?

Subsidence can be hugely damaging when it comes to trying to sell your house. If
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Do Cash Buyers Offer Less?

If you’re selling your home, you’re likely looking to get the best deal in the
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Everything You Need to Know About Gazundering 2022

The property market can be a tough one to traverse. Offers being made that turn
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Can You Sell a House on eBay?

eBay has long been one of the ecommerce cornerstones of the internet. It has often
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What Can I Do If My Ex Won’t Sign To Sell House?

A separation, no matter how amicable, will always throw up some uncomfortable moments. Arranging on
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How Can You Avoid Stamp Duty on a Second Home?

The stamp duty holiday is well and truly over. The government assistance programme, launched as
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10 UK Household Spiders and Why They’re Good for Your Home

The spindly eight legs, the quick as a flash scurry across the floor, and the
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What Does Sold STC Mean?

When looking for a property you will often see a reference in the estate agent
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Does Underpinning Devalue Property?

Underpinning a property is not common. However, there are circumstances where it is vital to
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Can Estate Agents Lie About Offers?

Selling your home is an immensely significant and challenging process. For the majority of people
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What is Hoarding Disorder?

Hoarding is the deliberate collecting and saving of possessions that hold little or no value.
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The Difference Between Freehold and Leasehold

UK homeowners have two main options: freehold and leasehold. With freehold, you own the property
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How to Sell a House You Inherited

Selling an inherited property during a time of bereavement can compound stress during an already
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What is Stamp Duty

When you buy a property or land, you usually pay tax on it. While often
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How to Sell a House if You Have Pets

It will be a rare event when a prospective buyer feels the same way as
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How to Sell a Property in the UK if You Live Abroad

Are you living outside of the UK & want to sell your property with minimal
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Do You Have to Have a For Sale Sign?

In bygone times, ‘for sale’ signs were a standard part of marketing a home. However,
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5 Ways to Sell a House Fast

Selling a house is a laborious process. Taking the traditional route, you must figure out
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Selling a Property with Squatters

Selling a Property with Squatters If you’re a homeowner, you know squatters can be a
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What Is Negative Equity And What To Do About It?

In This Article Interest-Only Mortgages Moving Home And Negative Equity How To Find Out If
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What is a Sitting Tenant and what are Sitting Tenant Rights?

In This Article What Are Sitting Tenants And What Are Their Rights? Who Buys Houses
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What Are Ground Rents?

In This Article What is a Ground Rent? How Long Do Ground Rents Last? How
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When Is The Best Time To Sell A House?

In This Article Is There An Ideal Season For Selling A House? When Do Most
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London Property Guide

In This Article Introduction To The Area What About A New Build? Price Moves Estate
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Brighton Property Guide

In This Article Introduction To The Area Summary Of Price Moves Recent Developments Estate Agents’
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Regulated Tenancies

In This Article What is a Regulated Tenancy? Fair Rents Help To Pay The Rent
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Bristol Property Guide

In This Article Introduction To The Area Summary Of Price Moves Recent Developments Estate Agents’
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Northern Ireland Property Guide

In This Article Introduction To The Area Summary Of Price Moves Recent Developments Estate Agents’
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Birmingham Property Guide

In This Article Introduction To The Area Summary Of Price Moves Recent Developments Estate Agents’
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The Cladding Scandal – What You Need to Know.

In This Article Intervention Arsenal Of Problems ‘The Cladding Scandal’ has affected millions of leaseholders
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