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Updates on all the latest news in the property investment and development worlds.


Is Your Landlord Property Insurance Cover Up To Scratch?

By |9 August 2018|

Far too many people allow their insurance broker to place an insured value on their properties. But how do you know that this value is right? Will the policy cover the total replacement value of your property? There have been [...]

Rise In Mortgage Products With No Arrangement Fees

By |26 July 2018|

It is always good to report when something that will help people to buy a home hits the streets. This time it is the mortgage industry scrapping arrangement fees on some of the products that they offer. In a bid [...]

Sell Your UK Property Faster With An Accurate Valuation

By |12 July 2018|

The UK property market has slowed down recently and people are finding it tougher to sell their homes. Also the summer period is always a tougher time for property sales so you need to do everything that you can to [...]

Poor DIY Jobs Can Really Cost You

By |28 June 2018|

There are a huge amount of people in the UK that devote evenings and weekends to carrying out those essential DIY jobs in their homes. There is no doubt that there are some people that have very good DIY skills [...]

House Price Growth Slows Despite Recent Increases

By |13 June 2018|

The Halifax published a survey recently that showed a slowing in growth of house prices despite an increase of prices this year. From March to May 2018 house prices were measured as 1.9% higher than they were at the same [...]

Stop Your Buyer Pulling Out And Save Money And Heartache

By |7 June 2018|

A buyer pulling out of property sales is a big problem in the UK. These days it is common for a buyer to pull out of 20% of property transactions. This can create a lot of stress and heartache for [...]

Private Renting Forecast To Surge In the Next 7 Years

By |23 May 2018|

If you are an existing buy to let property owner or thinking about investing in a buy to let property then it is not all doom and gloom. OK the rise in stamp duty and the tax reforms are difficult [...]

Do You Even Need Planning Permission? If So Use This Approach

By |16 May 2018|

If you have not applied for planning permission before you may have heard that it is pretty daunting. Well it can be, but the good news is that you can go ahead with a number of projects under what is [...]

Finding The Cheapest Mortgage Needs To Be Easier Says FCA

By |9 May 2018|

The City regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, said that plans should be put in place to make it easier for mortgage applicants to find the best deal on their home loans. This followed the discovery that one in three mortgage [...]

Five Important Laws That All Landlords Must Know About

By |2 May 2018|

Whether you are a new landlord or have been in the buy to let business for some time it is essential that you are aware of the five important laws below so that you do not run into any trouble. [...]