Which are the Best Areas to Live in London for 25 to 35 Year Olds

Feb 19 2014 / 1 Comment

So you hit 25 years old, you've graduated but for the last 3 years you've found yourself living with your parents. You sleep in the single bed that you have slept in since you were ten years old and you decide its about time to man up and move out ...

Roof terraces: add more space and value to your home

Jan 14 2014 / No Comments

If it is a struggle to find extra space in your home then a roof terrace may be the answer. Extra space is top on most home owners/renters mind when asked what they would change about their property. Unfortunately not everyone can afford to move somewhere larger. The answer to this ...

How to Negotiate Estate Agent Fees and Contracts

Aug 3 2013 / No Comments

When it comes to selling a property, estate agent fees can be a considerable amount. For instance, an estate agent commission rate of 2% on a property for sale for £300,000 is a staggering £6,000. However, armed with some basic negotiation tips you can reduce these fees significantly. Shop Around You are ...

How you can predict a property hotspot

Apr 22 2013 / No Comments

Do you wonder how everyone else knew about that trendy area before you? Fear not, it is not a secret shared only by a select few. There are still many up-and-coming locations out there to be had; you just need to know how to find them. Follow ...

How to Avoid Gazumping

Jan 19 2013 / No Comments

Gazumping is the act of another person bidding higher on the home at any point during the process. Gazumping is allowed by law except in Scotland. The Estate Agency Act requires every real estate agent to notify the homeowner of every single offer made on the home even if a ...

How to Prepare your Home for Sale

Jun 10 2012 / No Comments

Selling a home is one of the biggest decisions you will make in your life, perhaps only second to buying a house or getting married! So when you do take the decision to sell your home you need to make sure that your present it in the best way possible ...

UK House Prices Increase

Apr 17 2012 / No Comments

Between  March and April, the average asking price increased by 2.9 percent to hit £243,737. According to Rightmove, sellers are now asking a higher price for their homes than they were at the height of the housing market in May 2008. The average is being distorted by London’s uncontrollable housing market ...

Sell My House with My Online Estate Agent

Apr 12 2012 / No Comments

My Online Estate Agent is due to launch its full estate agency service at the end of April! For a one off fee you will be able advertise your property for sale or for rent on the UK's leading property portfolios including Rightmove, Zoopla, Prime Location and Find a Property. As ...

Essential Tips for First Time Landlords

Mar 5 2012 / No Comments

Landlords can reap the benefits of owning an investment property both financially and personally, however, being successful at letting out property usually requires a number of key factors. By not comprehending these important issues, your investment will most likely fail and you could end up on the losing end of ...

Great Tips to Increase the Value of your Home

Mar 3 2012 / No Comments

[caption id="attachment_1248" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="image from: 365solar.co.uk"][/caption] Purchasing a home is not just about finding a place to live; it’s also about selecting the wisest investment you’ll ever make. Choosing the right home improvements can increase your home’s resale value dramatically and savvy homeowners are taking full advantage of it. My Online ...