What To Look Out For When Viewing A Home

Looking for a new home is very exciting. You may have been dreaming about this moment for a long time and now it’s finally here. Choosing a home can be a very emotional experience and is often driven by the heart. Understandable as it will be the place you call ‘home’ for the foreseeable future.…

How To Prepare Your Home For A Viewing

If you’ve just put your house up for sale you are probably buzzing with excitement and anticipation for your first viewing. Making sure your house is wonderfully presented will help your home’s buying appeal. Buyers like to see a house that is clean, well maintained and cared for. Preparing for each viewing like it’s your…

Should I Conduct My Own Viewings?

Estate agents differ on their approach to viewings. Some are happy for you to lead the viewings whereas others insist that they show each viewer around your home. Low cost agents in particular will tell you that as you know your home best, it is better for you to show your viewers around. Other agents…

How do WE showcase your property for sale?

How well estate agent showcases your home can mean the difference between it selling or not. If you ask most estate agents how they showcase a home they will probably mention Rightmove, their website, property photography, brochures and sometimes printed adverts. Most estate agents use similar tools or mediums to showcase your home but the…

Put your estate agent to the test

When you employed the services of your estate agent I’m sure you had 100% confidence in them. Otherwise I’m sure you wouldn’t have chosen them. Like with any other service you pay for, you need to know that your agent is doing everything they can to sell your home. Perhaps you are getting a little…

Should i Sell in December

Should I Sell In December?

Are you thinking of selling your home and wondering if you should do it now, in December, or wait until next year? Traditionally, December was a quieter time in the property market. Many estate agents would advise to wait until the new year or possibly even spring to sell your home. This advice is now…

Can I Afford to Move Home?

Can I Afford To Move Home?

Moving is not something that you might tend to do that often. Sometimes there can be a long period of time in between moves and a lot changes in that time. The housing market and the financial markets evolve and house prices and mortgage rates are very likely to have changed since you last moved.…

How to Deal With a Low Offer

How to deal with a low offer

Getting an offer that is lower than you would like and one that is quite a bit lower than the asking price is very disappointing and frustrating. You may have your mind on another figure, one that you feel is reasonable and that you think you should achieve. It can be upsetting if you receive…