Help to Buy: all change in 2021
January 20, 2021
This year, the Government’s Help to Buy scheme has re-launched as an exclusive equity loan offering, and completions under this revised scheme can take place from 1st April 2021 until 2023.
More time to make energy saving improvements
January 20, 2021
An official Government report in 2013 that found making energy saving measures increases a property’s value by an average of 14%.
Are you ready to detox these 5 areas in your home?
January 14, 2021
Rather than just tidying away, detoxing your home requires you to objectively look at items and remove them if they aren’t being used, are defunct or don’t make a meaningful contribution to your daily life.
January blues? Use colour therapy to brighten your mood
January 11, 2021
The percentage of workers around the world who are permanently working from home is expected to double in 2021. Add in home schooling and limited social interaction, and how we decorate our four walls has never been more important.
Must-have home tech for 2021
January 6, 2021
Over half of homes in Britain already have some sort of smart device installed and with 45% of homeowners intending on making their homes even smarter, we thought we’d take a look at some of the steady favourites…
Never miss out again: be first to know about new-to-market homes
January 4, 2021
If 2021 is the year you want to move home, you’ll need to be quick out the blocks as forecasts indicate that this year will be a bumper 12 months for buying, selling and letting.
What will happen to the Hemel Hempstead market when (or if) the Stamp Duty holiday ends?
January 1, 2021
Average home buyers saved £8,443, a fantastic amount of money to spend on a newly bought home.
How to bag a home bargain in the January sales
December 28, 2020
Before hitting the shops (if they are open) or immersing yourself in the vast chasm that is the online marketplace this year, check out our top tips for bagging a home bargain.
Ho ho go! Sellers: act now to catch the seasonal rush
December 21, 2020
If you’re thinking of selling your property in 2021, our advice is to de-Christmas as soon as possible – maybe even pare back what’s on display today – and come to market right now.
Is property flipping making a comeback?
December 14, 2020
Flipping is the practice of buying a property at a low price and selling it on, here’s how…