Many people are struggling to see how they might ever take that first step onto the property ladder, or move their growing family into a bigger home. With house prices rising, the government’s Help to Buy scheme aims to bridge the gap between a bullish property market and buyers who have been outpaced by the… Read more
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Can You Sell You Home in 7 Days?
Sometimes when you are looking to move home you will need the process to happen as quickly as possible. This could be so that you can purchase a new property, you could be looking to raise money for a new business, you could be going through divorce, facing repossession or you may want… Read more
Receive Large Sums for Items Lying Around at Home
One of the fastest and easiest ways to get some quick cash involves simply looking around your home. Most homes will contain all kinds of items which can then be taken to a pawnshop, and many of these places will pay good money for any kind of asset. This could be jewellery, a… Read more
Demand for Housing Continues to Outstrip Supply
Prices are on the up, which shows strength, but the lack of housing supply is behind the increase. Yet again, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has revealed that all is not well with the Scottish housing market. There’s significant demand for housing but the supply of homes simply isn’t there, which is driving up… Read more
The mortgage world has changed
Anyone living in the UK (which is likely for a lot of our readers) might be unaware that the mortgage application process in Britain recently underwent a major overhaul. Fuelled by the Mortgage Market Review, regulatory changes have been put in place that might make it trickier for some people to obtain that perfect mortgage…. Read more
Five Things Mortgage Companies Don’t Want You to Know
It’s no secret that a mortgage lender is there to make a living selling mortgages. Since there’s a lot of money involved with their commission, some lenders are willing to use shady tactics to close a deal. Since most lenders won’t be open with everything during the process, here are five key… Read more
Are you ready to be a landlord?
At the moment, I have a rental property in Surrey. I had no idea things would turn out this way, you can say I became a landlady by accident. I was living there, but working a job I hated, and I really wanted to do something else with my life. So I made one of… Read more