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Top tips to winter-proof your empty property

Top tips to winter-proof your empty property

All properties require ongoing maintenance, but when you’re not there to keep an eye on things, the safety and security of your property may be at greater risk.  You may be a landlord with a void in the tenancy or own a holiday home mothballed for the winter...

BUYING AND SELLING OVER CHRISTMAS

BUYING AND SELLING OVER CHRISTMAS

It may seem unusual to some to sell a house over the festive period, however, the property market is very much still active at this time of the year. The number of post-Christmas home buyers to browse for properties on Rightmove increases every year, with visits on...

A GUIDE TO DOWNSIZING YOUR HOME

Homeowners may make the decision to downsize for a variety of different reasons, either for financial gain, for a change of location or to simply fit the family’s or individual’s needs better. Whatever the motivation for downsizing, here are some points to take into...

A Guide to Finding Your First Home

A Guide to Finding Your First Home

The decision to buy a place to live for the first time is a big one. Becoming a property owner is a life-changing event; some would argue it’s on a par with getting married or having children. According to official ONS figures, the average house price for a first-time...