November 5, 2015
viewing tips for student accommodation

Top 9 Must Do’s when Looking for your Student Accommodation

1) Pick the right location Many students neglect this and tend to look for a place near or close to where all the students hang out or where all the house parties […]
October 29, 2015
Capital gains tax

Captial Gains Tax Explained

What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT) Capital gains tax is charged on any profits (the ‘gains’) you make when you sell (or transfer) shares and unit trusts or other assets which include a […]
October 22, 2015
Rightmove HPI

October (HPI) House Price Index

  What is house price index According to The Financial Times Lexicon, House price index is a measure of the prices at which dwellings are bought and sold over time. Rightmoves index […]
October 22, 2015
Top 10 home improvement applications

Top 10 Quality Home Improvements Apps

We look at 10 of the best home improvements apps available on smart-phones these days. Some apps are available for both Android & iOS and some are not. 1) App name: iFixit Platform: […]
October 9, 2015
6 Different types of damp

6 Different types of Damp that could Affect your Home

There are 6 different types of damps that you should be aware of in case your home ever suffers from any of them. It’s not uncommon for your house to be affected […]
October 9, 2015
How to choose the right surveyor

How to Choose the Right Surveyor

  After you find a property you would like to purchase, you will more than likely have to find a chartered surveyor and instruct them to check the structural condition of the […]
September 18, 2015
How do i get out of negative equity

What is Negative Equity & How can i get out of it?

What is negative equity Put simply negative equity is when your property is worth less than the mortgage you have on it. A quick example would be, if you bought a property for […]
September 18, 2015
9 awesome ways to add value to your home

9 Awesome ways to add value to your home

There are many different ways to add value to your home. Whether you’re just looking to add space because you can’t afford to move or you are looking to increase your homes […]
September 18, 2015
Energy Performance Certificate explained

Everything you need to know about Energy Performance Certificates

What is a Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)? An EPC is a document which provides information about your property which gives a picture of it’s energy efficiency. EPC’s include information on lighting, insulation, […]