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Moving home at Christmas

Moving home at Christmas

by on Wednesday 21 November, 2018 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

You’ve found your dream home, your mortgage is approved and your solicitor calls with news of your December completion date. But instead of feeling excited, you wonder...

How to make a new house feel like home

How to make a new house feel like

by on Tuesday 6 November, 2018 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

The last boxes have disappeared and everything’s found a place, but your new house still doesn’t feel like home. Don’t panic - there are a few simple things which...

New build or not new build, that is the question

New build or not new build, that is

by on Wednesday 25 July, 2018 in Industry News, Moving Homes, New Homes

You’ve decided it’s time to move house, but with the huge variety of properties on the market just where do you start?  Perhaps you are weighing up a new build...

NHBC Buildmark – making sure you have cover in place

NHBC Buildmark – making sure you have cover

by on Wednesday 21 June, 2017 in Moving Homes, New Homes

Buying a brand new home is an exciting but sometimes daunting experience. It’s something most people only do once or twice in a lifetime, so you may not be familiar...

Planting new trees near your home

Planting new trees near your home

by on Wednesday 22 March, 2017 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

It’s the most popular time of year for decorating and renovating your home and it is also a good time for planting trees and shrubs ready for those lazy days in the...

Selling your home – the art of negotiation

Selling your home – the art of negotiation

by on Friday 10 February, 2017 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes

A new report from Countrywide, the UK's largest estate agency and property services group, gives an interesting insight into the art of negotiation in the property...

One in four parents move home for school catchment

One in four parents move home for school

by on Tuesday 13 September, 2016 in Industry News, Moving Homes

According to recent research published by Santander Mortgages, over a quarter of parents with school age children have either bought or rented a property within their...

10 tips for visiting a show home

10 tips for visiting a show home

by on Wednesday 31 August, 2016 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

For anyone thinking about buying a new build home, one of the first steps will often be visiting a show home. There can be a lot to take in when looking around a...

Top tips for moving house with young children

Top tips for moving house with young children

by on Tuesday 9 February, 2016 in Moving Homes, New Homes

Moving house especially if you’re in a chain and selling your existing home, can be a really stressful experience for the adults involved but what about the young...

The Over 55s are “Generation Stuck”

The Over 55s are “Generation Stuck”

by on Tuesday 12 January, 2016 in Industry News, Moving Homes

One in three of the UK’s homeowners aged 55 or over would like to downsize but can’t due to a lack of suitable properties on the market, creating “Generation...