Monthly Archives: September 2015

Properties of the month

A round up of some of this months top properties, there’s something for everyone on this feature, the perfect family home, a development opportunity, new homes and buy to let.

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Have you considered Part-Exchange?

Whether you’re moving up the property ladder or choosing to downsize, a successful move will always be dependent on a timely and efficient sale. However, selling property isn’t always easy.

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The number of new homes built on Greenbelt land halves in the last 10 years

Recent research from Countrywide has discovered a significant reduction in the number of properties built on Greenbelt land during the last 20 years. Countrywide estimates that only 96,000 properties have been built on Greenbelt land since 1995, just 3.5% of … Continue reading

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Generation Rent

House prices are rising, levels of home ownership are slowly declining. A report released last month, states that more than half of people under 40 will be living in rented accommodation by 2025.

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All I want for Christmas…. is my perfect pad!

Are you dreaming of hanging your stocking by the side of welcoming fireplace, a living room large enough for a tastefully decorated tree, a well organised kitchen bursting with festive aromas and a dining room large enough to host Christmas … Continue reading

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Landlord Licensing Explained

There has been a lot of talk around the new Landlord License, so far in certain boroughs of London, landlords who let residential properties must now hold a valid property license.

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Popularity of Help to Buy scheme increases

Research has revealed that the number of properties sold under the Government’s Help to Buy scheme reached its highest level in June.

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Does your credit score affect your home move?

Moving home means a big ‘to do’ list. With contracts to read through if you are renting, finding a solicitor if you are buying and organising your removals. However looking at your credit score should be on there.

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