There are three irresistible reasons why you must add value to your home before selling it. The clue lies in the dynamite words: “money”, “equity” and “tax”. Adding value may not be quick or easy, and usually it is not cheap. However, if you don’t do it, you […]
So you want to sell your home and money is too tight to mention. Can you make your home irresistible to potential buyers for nothing or next to nothing in terms of spending? Well, the good news is that you can – and you may even get a […]
A recent warning by the Bank of England’s Governor Mark Carney that house prices could crash by more than a third in the event of a “disorderly” Brexit has sent shivers down the spine of many UK homeowners. But all seems ominously quiet on what is probably one […]
Is there a way you can make money from renting out property if you own no properties and cannot afford to buy any?
Is your terrible credit record stopping you from getting the mortgage you need to buy that property you want to buy? The good news is that you are not shut out of getting a mortgage forever. To get back into the good books of lenders is not as […]
What are the key must-do steps when you are selling your home? What should you do to ensure the process is quick, easy and successful? Selling your home can be one of the most stressful things you ever do. That is especially the case when you are selling […]
It is a question pondered by many property owners: when is the best time to sell? In reality the question usually has a bit missing – when is the best time to sell to get the best price? How to maximise the sale price – that is the […]
So you’re a first time buyer looking for your first home; perhaps you’re a second time buyer or possibly someone looking for somewhere to retire. Whatever your position, there is a wide variety of residential properties you can buy in the UK – and different ownership structures to […]
When it comes to the most interesting or exciting things about property, maintenance and repairs are unlikely to be at the top of the list. But they are certainly one of the most important. Keeping your property fully maintained does not just make it look good; it also […]
Buy-refurbish-refinance or BRR is a property strategy similar to buy to let. However, it has the additional killer element of forcing or accelerating the valuation of the property following purchase.