Archives / January / 2015

  • UK Homeowners Could Save £3.5b A Year By Selling Online

    21 Jan 2015 in Press Releases by

    Estate agents’ fees increase by more than £550m in less than 2 years UK homeowners could have saved over £3.5b* in 2014 by ditching traditional high street estate agents and opting to sell their homes over the internet instead. The staggering saving, which has been calculated by My Online Estate Agent, is in part due… View Article

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  • Top Tips for Winter House Viewings

    20 Jan 2015 in Guides by

    House prices grew by 8.3% during 2014 and property market demand continues to look steady as 2015 begins to take shape. With Christmas being paid off, we’re heading into peak season for property sales as people look for a new home in the New Year. However, vendors can find it difficult to highlight their home’s… View Article

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  • Britain’s “ideal home” revealed by Rightmove

    16 Jan 2015 in Property News by

    The “ideal home” for Britons has been discovered, and it comes with no great surprise that it is a large detached house. Location, style and features are what people look for when choosing a property and this is evident in the findings of a recent Rightmove survey. A three-bedroom home on the south coast that… View Article

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  • Fixtures and fittings: what items can you take when you’ve sold your house

    7 Jan 2015 in Property News by

    Selling a house is a long process, where there are a number of hoops to jump through. Completing the sale and exchanging the contracts is the most difficult part and many feel that it is the final step. But, there is still the big move to plan and action. One of the big questions that… View Article

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  • Is lack of free time to blame for decline in DIY?

    7 Jan 2015 in Property News by

    DIY stores have been having a hard time of late. Even the mighty Homebase, one of Britian’s biggest DIY chains, has made the decision to close a quarter of its stores due to a massive fall in business. The reason given for this fall by the chief executive of the Home Retail Group, Homebase’s parent… View Article

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