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


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. [...]

Diversification On The Cards For Buy To Let Investors

By |25 April 2018|

OneSavings Bank recently reported that more than 50% of mortgage brokers were approached by investors in buy to let properties about the diversification of their portfolios. This has happened within the last 6 months. HMO’s the most Popular Choice Of [...]

How To Choose The Best Conveyancing Solicitor

By |18 April 2018|

Let’s face it buying and selling a property can be a stressful experience. One of the areas where it can go really wrong is during the conveyancing period. You need to hire a conveyancing solicitor for the ultimate transfer of [...]

Will The Tories Lose The Next Election Over The Number Of Private Rentals?

By |11 April 2018|

There are so many people under the age of 45 renting private accommodation these days. They do not have their foot on the property ladder which they want to do, and Labour is promising people that their tenant legislation will [...]