Branch News - Saffron Walden
April 20th 2019
Brexit or no Brexit - families are still moving
According to the latest data by Rightmove, the family sector are not being put off by all of the ‘Brexit’ news. In fact, properties that have three bedrooms are outperforming other sectors, excluding four bedroom detached properties.
April 18th 2019
So your house is now on the market - how do you maximise your property visits?
So you’ve done all the hard work getting your property ready for selling and now you can sit back and wait for people to view….
April 15th 2019
How to plan your Spring garden….
Spring is truly in the air and it’s at this time of year that most of us will be thinking about doing some gardening. If you have just moved and are thinking about a bit of a redesign, here are some pointers to guide you in the right direction.
April 11th 2019
Broker or Lender for your BTL mortgage
Since MMR the mortgage market review it had been harder to get a mortgage than it used to be. Going to a broker rather than direct to a lender has again become more popular.
April 10th 2019
Make your home appear larger with these handy tips…
If you have found that you are short of space in your property then fear not as H & P have come up with a whole range of ideas in which to maximise your small space, saying that compact living doesn’t have to mean compromising on style.
April 9th 2019
Buyers pay a premium to live in market towns
The relentless wave of people moving out of London and into the Home Counties, such as Hertfordshire has been pushing up house prices in popular market towns such as Bishop’s Stortford.
April 7th 2019
How long does it really take to sell a property?
If you are thinking about selling your home or have instructed an Estate Agent to sell your home, you are probably hoping for a quick offer. However, in reality unless you are really lucky...
April 3rd 2019
What is going on in the local market?
At this time of great uncertainty for the Country and the housing market, the one question on most buyers and sellers minds seems to be, is now a good time?
April 1st 2019
As a BTL investor would you choose best rate or right finance?
Everyone wants to think they have the best deal when it comes to a mortgage rate. But you need to be careful not to just go for what looks the ‘best’ rate but to find the right deal for you.
March 25th 2019
Spotlight: Living in Harlow
Harlow has grown in popularity over the past few years as house buyers and commuters are attracted to the close proximity to the M11 and M25, the rolling countryside, the vast amount of green spaces, with just over one-third of the town being parkland, fields or public footpaths.
March 21st 2019
What Perks Are Tenants Happy To Pay More For?
A new survey has questioned tenants in the UK on what features and extras they’d most like in their homes and how much they’d be willing to pay for them.Unsurprisingly, one of the most popular choices for tenants was the inclusion of pets, with 28% of the 3,290 tenants surveyed.....
March 19th 2019
How to settle into a new community
One of the most daunting things about moving into a new area is making friends, one of the quickest ways to do this is to chat to your neighbours or go to your local pub.