5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in the UK Property Market Now

5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in the UK Property Market Now

Over the last couple of years, there has been some unrest in the UK property market, particularly for investors. Brexit has created uncertainty and still remains an unknown entity with no resolution. ... Read More

How a Mortgage Advisor Can Save You Time

How a Mortgage Advisor Can Save You Time

When it comes to purchasing a house, most people will be doing so with a mortgage. Whether you are a first-time buyer or moving to a new home, getting the right mortgage is vital, and without a specia... Read More

Refreshing Your Home for the New Year

Refreshing Your Home for the New Year

Once Christmas is over, you might want to use this time to refresh your home and breathe some new life back in as January gets underway, as some people might be thinking to sell in 2020. Here are some... Read More

New Year Tips to Kick Start Your 2020

New Year Tips to Kick Start Your 2020

It is nearly that time again, Christmas will be here before we know it and then it will be out with the old and in with the new. Post-Christmas can be a strange time, the run-up to the New Year can be... Read More

Ready to Buy in the New Year?

Ready to Buy in the New Year?

Selling and buying houses can be stressful, but here are some great ways to start the New Year.   Research suggests the property market naturally tails off before Christmas as people conc... Read More

Can You Sell Your Property While Tenants Live There?

Can You Sell Your Property While Tenants Live There?

If you own a property that you rent out and you decide to sell it, you may be concerned about your tenants and what you can or cannot do legally. This is a very common question, so here is a quick gui... Read More

What’s on Your Wish List this Christmas?

What’s on Your Wish List this Christmas?

 As we get older and take on the responsibilities of adulthood, Christmas stops being about lists for Santa and starts becoming lists of things we have to do. The meal, the shopping, the presents... Read More

Kitchen Tips to Make Christmas a Breeze

Kitchen Tips to Make Christmas a Breeze

When it comes to Christmas dinner it can seem like an absolute marathon to prepare and get ready for. All this depends on how many people you are cooking for, but the number of different dishes and si... Read More

Moving in Check List This Winter

Moving in Check List This Winter

When it comes to moving to a new house this can be a stressful time. If you are moving over winter, there can be a few extra complications that make moving abit more difficult than usual. Let our hand... Read More

Lighting Your Home for the Perfect Sale

Lighting Your Home for the Perfect Sale

  When it comes to selling your home then you need to put in a lot of work to show it off in its best light. You want people to be able to see the true beauty inside your walls and be able to ... Read More

Bedroom Décor This Winter

Bedroom Décor This Winter

As the weather begins to turn colder, you will want to adjust your bedroom accordingly. You want it to be a cosy oasis of warmth to get you through the winter months. So have a read at our ideas on ho... Read More

Need inspiration to change your home?

Need inspiration to change your home?

  When it comes to giving your home a makeover it can be hard to know where to start. However, not all changes need to be big and bold. Sometimes it is best to start with small changes and let... Read More

Is your home Instagramable?

Is your home Instagramable?

When it comes to social media, we all want to look our best. With Instagram it can seem like an expensive dream to make your home look good enough to showcase. However, whilst much of it is down to li... Read More

Preparing your home for autumn

Preparing your home for autumn

Summer is at an end and the leaves are beginning to turn. As the world changes to colours of red and gold, you need to start looking at what you can do to get your home ready for autumn. Along with au... Read More

A beginners guide to mortgages

A beginners guide to mortgages

When it comes to buying a home, it can be a scary prospect. This is likely to be the biggest purchase you will ever make. When it comes to mortgages, it can be easy to get confused by the variety and ... Read More

Your furniture is talking to you: signs you need to redecorate

Your furniture is talking to you: signs you need to redecorate

There’s nothing like living in a home where everything seems to suggest you’re comfortable and happy. However, when your furniture begins to talk to you and a quick look at a magazine or a... Read More

Top tips on how to budget your bills with your social life

Top tips on how to budget your bills with your social life

Spending time with friends and acquaintances is great but it's also one of the easiest ways to spend a lot of money without even noticing it. From drinks, show tickets and dinners, to taxis and la... Read More

Need help moving as a single parent?

Need help moving as a single parent?

Moving is hard and time-consuming at the best of times. It’s even harder and more complicated for single parents who have more than themselves to think about. You don’t have another mind o... Read More

Decorating your house on a budget

Decorating your house on a budget

When it comes to the build-up of buying a house, without a choice, you have to spend a drastic amount of money from your deposit fee, valuation fee, stamp duty and the list goes on. Feel like you are ... Read More

Who’s happier – renters or home owners?

Who’s happier – renters or home owners?

There has always been a great debate over whether renters or owners are happier. Many years ago, buying a house was part of growing up. You were not accomplished until you had a property in your name,... Read More

Should you make your home “smart”?

Should you make your home “smart”?

What is smart home technology, exactly?   It’s gadgets and gizmos that help you control and secure your home remotely, and cut your energy usage and bills.   You can contro... Read More

Keeping your home cool during summer heatwaves

Keeping your home cool during summer heatwaves

Improve your home life during summer months and ensure any viewers or visitors stay comfortable.    Britain has had better weather than the Mediterranean, Hawaii and The Bahamas so fa... Read More

Buying a renovation property: A guide

Buying a renovation property: A guide

Buying an empty house that needs a bit of renovation and restoration can be very exciting. You are presented with a blank canvas that allows you to change anything you like and design the house of you... Read More

Which housing survey or report is right for you?

Which housing survey or report is right for you?

When you’re in the throes of purchasing a new house and have what you think is the home of your dreams, it is important not to get carried away – a home is the most important purchase you ... Read More

Finding your perfect community

Finding your perfect community

The dream home is a combination of the house itself, and the community it’s in – but how do you find your perfect community?   It may sound simple, but it’s certainly wort... Read More

Let there be light!

Let there be light!

It’s simple and very no-thrills in the majority of cases which is a real shame because lighting can be used to great effect.   You can literally transform the look and feel of a room ... Read More

Home office inspiration!

Home office inspiration!

This means eliminating the idea of having an old chair and rickety desk shoved into a corner. Here are our tips on best creating a stylish yet functional work area.   Opt for practicalit... Read More

Combining colours in interior design

Combining colours in interior design

Not only do we need to ensure we’re staying up to date with life’s little odd-jobs every month, but we’ve also got the added stress of trends changing on a seasonal basis. With this ... Read More

Say no to dodgy DIY disasters

Say no to dodgy DIY disasters

Sixty-three per cent of British homeowners admit to not knowing where to start when it comes to completing basic DIY tasks such as plumbing.   A new survey from YouGov, on behalf of John Le... Read More

9 reasons renting is amazing for a landlord

9 reasons renting is amazing for a landlord

If you have a property and haven’t decided what you’re going to do with it, you may want to consider letting it. Aside from the financial benefits, renting out a property can have a great ... Read More

A guide to a successful property let

A guide to a successful property let

Being a landlord doesn’t have to result in fraught relationships, horror story rentals or unlimited amount of stress. Instead, being a landlord can be a hugely rewarding job and with a few steps... Read More

Letting agreements explained

Letting agreements explained

The property world can be confusing but once you get your head around the different policies and terms, it really doesn’t have to be. We’re always asked about the different tenancy agreeme... Read More

Sell or Let?

Sell or Let?

When you move home, the decision of what to do with your existing property is a very important one. Most people find that they have to sell their current property, especially if extra money is needed ... Read More

10 questions every landlord wants answered

10 questions every landlord wants answered

Questions, Questions, Questions – we all have them but often they don’t get answered. Being a landlord is a huge responsibility and can be very stressful and confusing. There are probably ... Read More

8 mistakes landlords make and how to avoid them

8 mistakes landlords make and how to avoid them

Being a landlord has many benefits but the stress cannot be denied and often managing tenants can be a minefield. There are various things that can go wrong but with a little knowledge and preparation... Read More

8 tips for getting the most out of letting your property

8 tips for getting the most out of letting your property

Renting out a property isn’t as easy as most people think. After all, you’ve got to understand the responsibility involved and you are probably holding down a full-time job as well. Howeve... Read More

6-step guide to being a good landlord

6-step guide to being a good landlord

There doesn’t have to be a huge divide between tenant and landlord and having a good relationship not only means you’ll have less stress and hassle but it is also much easier than you thin... Read More

A smart home – technology for your house

A smart home – technology for your house

Whether you like it or not, the world is evolving and it was only a matter of time before our homes turned technical. The term ‘smart home’ has been penned, describing a place filled with Wi-Fi co... Read More