One thing that is interesting around the country, is that you hear about a “housing crisis” or lack of affordable housing, and yet you see so many tinned up, or derelict houses. Why not have councils refurbish these into homes for people to live? Money, that is why. It costs money to redo and refurbish… Read more »

If there is one thing we can count on, it is change. And when it comes to changes in selling and buying, our old friend supply and demand steps right in. In many areas of the country, we have been facing a “housing crisis” as there are not enough houses being built to keep up… Read more »

  When you think about everything that is involved in buying a property, and all the things that can go wrong, it is almost a miracle that houses get sold. First you have to find the perfect property and location. Then you need to place a bid, get approved for a mortgage, and settle the… Read more »

  There is a saying in business, something is only worth what someone will pay for it. You can have an expensive car which you may feel is worth millions, and in fact you may have paid a million pounds for it, but when it comes time to sell the car, should you wish to… Read more »

If you have let a place to live in the past many years, and have bypassed dealing directly with the landlord/owner of the place you wish to let, you probably had to go through a lettings agent or agency. These are estate agents that specialise in handling the lettings of properties for landlords, and for… Read more »