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Sunny Seaford

Whilst the sun is shining, let’s take a look at some of the properties we have available to buy in the coastal town of Seaford. Lying east of Newhaven and Brighton and west of Eastbourne, it is the largest town within the Lewes district. With direct rail connections into London, it is ideal for commuters who want to live outside the City. Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying, Estate Agents, For Sale Tags: , , , , Comments Off

Halifax Housing Market Confidence Tracker: Barriers to buying

A recent survey conducted on behalf of the Halifax has revealed that UK residents perceive the inability to raise a big enough deposit as the biggest barrier to buying property.

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Posted by: nicolasevern Categories: Buying, Economy, Estate Agents, Mortgages, Uncategorized Comments Off

The MMR Muddle

Question MarkIf you’re looking to buy a new home it’s likely that you’ve heard about the recent changes to the new mortgage lending criteria which were introduced earlier this year.  But do you understand exactly what the Mortgage Market Review is and how these new affordability measures will affect you when applying for a mortgage? Continue reading

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Finance, Mortgages Tags: , , , , , Comments Off

Did you know that this week is National Allotment Week?

Allotments UKWhether you have a garden large enough to grow your own produce, or you are fortunate enough to have a local allotment space, the benefits of growing your own fresh fruit and vegetables are many. Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Environment, Interesting Properties, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Is your house up for sale? Lets hope it has top notch mobile coverage

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Young property buyers have highlighted that good mobile coverage is the most important factor when it comes to choosing a location to live. With a high percentage putting it before the proximity of schools, transport links and local crime rates.

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Spiralling Rental Costs inhibiting young people from climbing onto Property Ladder

Piggy Bank SavingsThere is growing public clamour for the government to tackle the overpriced rental sector, as fresh figures have shown that housing costs for tenants are eating up the majority of their incomes. As such, they are toiling in their efforts to save for homes of their own, giving added weight to fears that rocketing rental prices are “trapping” a large cohort of young people. Continue reading

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Latest News, Rental Market, Renting Tags: , , , , , Comments Off

A common interest in gleeful Glasgow

834989_43199553As host to the largest ever multi-sport event this year, it’s fair to say Glasgow is firmly in the spotlight.

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Estate Agents, For Sale, Property Market Tags: , , , , , Comments Off

Neighbours, friend or foe?

neighboursIn celebration of International Friendship Day we thought we would look at the subject of neighbours, how friendly are you with yours? Are they an important part of your daily life, or do you prefer to keep yourself to yourself and not socialise with the people just over the fence? Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Environment, Property Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off