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 or moving within the UK, there are essential aspects that should be assessed in every 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

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 effectively with your estate agent to achieve this goal as smoothly as possible. Work as Read more about Estate agents | 9 top tips for working with your estate agent[…]

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 vary, dependent on circumstances, so always check Read more about Planning your moving day?[…]

Download the OnTheMarket.com app and get a head start in the search for your perfect new home

If you’re looking to buy or rent and want to use your mobile or tablet to search for your perfect new home, give yourself a head start and download one of the free OnTheMarket.com apps here today.                                       Read more about Download the OnTheMarket.com app and get a head start in the search for your perfect new home[…]

Nine ways to make your house deposit go further

Managing to secure a mortgage isn’t just about proving you can afford to repay it each month. You’ll need to have at least 5% of the deposit saved up – more if you want the lowest rates. But with house prices steady, even 5% can be a huge amount. If saving tens of thousands of Read more about Nine ways to make your house deposit go further[…]

Searching for student accommodation? Set up an instant alert at OnTheMarket.com

As we approach the New Year, many students will be eager to secure accommodation for the next academic year. To stay ahead of the game, make sure you set up an instant property alert here If you’re a student searching for student accommodation make sure you search our dedicated directory. OnTheMarket.com is a simple, fast, Read more about Searching for student accommodation? Set up an instant alert at OnTheMarket.com[…]

A guide to planning permission

Planning permission can seem a daunting process. OnTheMarket’s guide offers explanations about what’s involved. What is planning permission and when do I need it? If you want to construct a new building or make large-scale changes to an existing structure, including extensions and outbuildings, you will need planning permission from the local authority. The purpose Read more about A guide to planning permission[…]

Top tips for buying a renovation property

If you’ve ever been tempted by the prospect of a property that needs work – a lot of work – you’ll know that rush of excitement. And that feeling of trepidation. But the rewards can be great. We have thought of some property renovation tips for when buying a renovation property. ‘You’ve got to have Read more about Top tips for buying a renovation property[…]

How to object to a planning application

OnTheMarket.com explains how you can object to a planning application and what to do to try and ensure you get the result you want. Where can I find details of the application? Before you can object to a planning application, you first need to know it exists. Local councils are supposed to notify neighbours likely to Read more about How to object to a planning application[…]

Can your deposit savings keep up with house prices?

Home buyers are feeling the pressure as house prices continue to rise faster than wages. Here the Money Advice Service provides four top tips on how to maximise your deposit Content provided by OnTheMarket.com is for information purposes only. Independent and professional advice should be taken before buying, selling, letting or renting property, or buying Read more about Can your deposit savings keep up with house prices?[…]