The interesting thing about the “housing crisis” all the politicians have been talking about throughout the party conference season is that no one has really mentioned the cause. It’s almost as if it’s arrived like a storm from the Atlantic or some sort of food alert like BSE or foot-and-mouth disease. No one seems to be to blame. It’s just … happened. The truth of course is an entirely different matter and the causes are actually pretty numerous.
Back in the year 2000, we were all probably slightly bemused that we arrived in the new millennium without the predicted global collapse of informational technology. After all, we’d all heard so much about the so-called “Millennium Bug”, it undermined our
One of the first things any estate agent gets asked is for an opinion on the health of the housing market. What’s going to happen in the next few weeks? If I want the best price for my house, should I put it on the market now or wait for a few months? I’m thinking of selling my house next year so what will the market be like by then …? That sort of thing.
Purchasing a buy-to-let investment property can be a daunting task. Choosing the right neighborhood, opting for a managed property or going it alone and doing it yourself can all be stressful decisions for prospective investors. However, the recent upswing in
A SURGE in the property market has been recorded by a Yorkshire online agent, reporting the sale of four different homes within days of being advertised. MD at Harrogate-based www.elsaleuk.com David Rook, has been letting or selling property for 15 years, but says he doesn’t recall such swift or significant interest in new properties at any point since the 1980s.
Launched in 2012, we’ve grown swiftly and our property now includes homes across the UK – from an £800,000 mansion to low-cost homes offered for under £100,000. To date, we’ve followed a familiar online format, offering three different packages to suit
However, that doesn't stop them from begrudgingly handing over the thousands of pounds due at the sale completion. Looking at some of the estate agents in Birmingham, a common theme arises from the estate agents fee schedule - it is