Monthly Archives: October 2014

Oct
30th

With the cold weather now upon us (soon)

With the cold weather now upon us (for those of us in the northern hemisphere!), RICS is advising homeowners to check their properties to help stop the predicted harsh weather from taking its toll on their property, heating and maintenance … Continue reading

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Oct
23rd

HOW TO FAST TRACK YOUR SALE

  One in four sales in the UK fails to complete, often because of problems that arise during the selling/buying process.  A proactive Estate Agent will aim to improve that statistic by advising Clients of a few procedures, to put … Continue reading

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Oct
15th

CAUTIOUS SURVEYORS REAPPEAR IN THE MARKET

The RICS claim surveyors are becoming increasingly cautious as house prices rise, basing valuations on comparables that have not ‘caught up’ with today’s market. The result is that lenders are only willing to offer mortgages on less than the agreed … Continue reading

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Oct
15th

RENTING YOUR PROPERTY

If you are considering renting out your house or flat, there are a number of things to consider, before placing it on the rental market.  The better presented the property, the higher the calibre of the tenant, coupled with the … Continue reading

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Oct
13th

Agents’ Mutual hits crucial 4,000 milestone

Agents’ Mutual has passed the critical 4,000 member office milestone and says it is confidently on track for reaching its pre-launch target of 5,000 offices. Its portal OnTheMarket is due to launch in January, giving some three months for the … Continue reading

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