A guide to stamp duty for first time buyers

A guide to stamp duty for first time buyers Find out how much you will pay in stamp duty following the government’s major changes What is stamp duty? Stamp Duty Land Tax is a tax paid by homebuyers when they purchase a property or land. It is a banded tax relating to Read more about A guide to stamp duty for first time buyers[…]

How to make moving home easier on the children: 10 top tips

How to make moving home easier on the children: 10 top tips Are you looking to move house with young children? Here are some top tips on how to reassure them during the move Whether you’re relocating to another part of the country or just moving around the corner, it can be Read more about How to make moving home easier on the children: 10 top tips[…]

Top tips for reducing condensation

Top tips for reducing condensation Condensation can be a headache for property owners and, if you do not get on top of the problem, it can quickly get on top of you. Condensation tends to be slightly more common in older properties than new-builds, although it is regularly found in both. Preventing Read more about Top tips for reducing condensation[…]

Legalities for tenants: Landlord and agent obligations

Legalities for tenants: Landlord and agent obligations Long gone are the days when a landlord or letting agent simply handed a new tenant the keys, recommended a good local pub, shook hands and left. The landlords and letting agents of the 21st century are expected – and required by law – to Read more about Legalities for tenants: Landlord and agent obligations[…]

What to do when you’ve found a dream home and your buyer walks away

What to do when you’ve found a dream home and your buyer walks away Are you worried your buyer might walk away? Sam Samuel, Director at Edward Ashdale, Bromley, gives his advice on what you can do to protect yourself The last thing that you want to happen once you have found Read more about What to do when you’ve found a dream home and your buyer walks away[…]

General Election 2019: What it means for the property market

General Election 2019: What it means for the property market With a Conservative government in place with a strong majority, we look at what this means for estate and letting agents and the property market. Ian Springett, Chief Executive Officer of OnTheMarket, said: “Brexit uncertainty has long been a drag on buyers, Read more about General Election 2019: What it means for the property market[…]

A guide to shared ownership

A guide to shared ownership It might not seem the ideal way of getting on the property ladder but for more and more young people, it is the only way to make the move. OnTheMarket.com considers shared ownership Getting a foot on the property ladder has become increasingly difficult for first time Read more about A guide to shared ownership[…]

What to consider when searching for a home in a new area

What to consider when searching for a home in a new area Packing up and relocating to another city, or, for that matter, to another country, is a major undertaking. RE/MAX London offers advice.  It is imperative to do necessary research and weigh up all the options before making the final decision. Whether you are emigrating Read more about What to consider when searching for a home in a new area[…]

Estate agents | 9 top tips for working with your estate agent

Estate agents | 9 top tips for working with your estate agent Your property is going on the market and, having chosen and instructed your estate agent, it is time to start working with them to find the right buyer. This top tip guide from OnTheMarket.com is designed to help you work Read more about Estate agents | 9 top tips for working with your estate agent[…]

Planning your moving day?

Planning your moving day? Estate agent Kelvin Francis in Cardiff, Wales has put together moving day tips to help ensure the day goes smoothly with a handy ‘change of address check-list’. Planning your moving day.. Normally, there are two weeks’ notice between exchange of contracts and the completion date but this can Read more about Planning your moving day?[…]