Is your agent working for you? Ask them these questions, and see!

If your house has been on the market for more than three months, there are some questions you need to ask your estate agent to find out why it hasn’t sold so far, and what to do about it.  A good agent will be able to answer all seven [...] Continue Reading…

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This is your year to sell; it’s time to review!

How long has your home been on the market? More time than you’d like it to have, and more time than it really should have been? If you’re beginning to lose hope and faith, don’t. This is time for a review, and to refresh the strategies that you’re currently [...] Continue Reading…

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Wall of shame – Shots to make you go ‘What?!’

Every now and again, some pictures that we come across make us go ‘What?!’. From a stained floor to a bit of dodgy staging, we’ve picked some of the best for you from this week!

When I said buy some cheap furniture, this isn’t exactly what I had in mind….

Just…no

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Google it in advance; local area knowledge for your buyers

When buyers are house hunting, sometimes they’ll be perusing in an area that’s new to them. It might be because of a new job, or they simply fancy a change of scene. They therefore won’t be as informed about the area as perhaps they’d like, and might have a [...] Continue Reading…

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Over the threshold and into the hall…how’s yours looking?!

When potential buyers come to your home for the first time, the hallway is the first room they’ll see and yet it can be surprisingly overlooked. A lot of people don’t consider it to be a room per se, and consequently its sleekness is often snubbed for the larger [...] Continue Reading…

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Moving house…an expensive business!

Zoopla.co.uk property news author Frances MacDonald provides a detailed breakdown of the less obvious costs involved for those planning to move house – including estate agency fees, EPCs, conveyancing and removal expenses.

If you are looking to sell your home, it is wise to be aware that moving can be costly. From [...] Continue Reading…

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Wall of shame – Almost perfect!

Great photography is ideal for giving away the best impression of your home. Sometimes though, just one tiny imperfection – or big, in some of these cases – can dent the photo. Check out some of our great finds below…

Shame really – such a lovely kitchen but where does [...] Continue Reading…

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A small budget can go a long way!

If you’re on a limited budget, but think a few changes around the house could add extra value and viewings to your home, a smaller budget can actually go a long way. Read our top tips on areas to concentrate on when you need to be careful of your [...] Continue Reading…

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Don’t hide your price under Harry Potter’s cloak; POA isn’t clever!

We’ve all spent our fair share of time on Rightmove; have you come across some POA’s in your browse time? Instead of a nice shiny price, three letters are sitting in front of you. Price on Application as it is better known means the price is a secret, unwrapped [...] Continue Reading…

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Pro vs. Estate Agent Photography – It’s A Numbers Game

Alexander Glover, an experienced photographer specialising in all things property, set up Azander Ltd 5 years ago and now provides stunning property photography worldwide.

Before and after shot

With Rightmove.co.uk consistently being one of the top ten visited sites in the UK, it would be fair to say it is the [...] Continue Reading…

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