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Welcome to the Property Professors' advice forum for UK home buyers. We have hundreds of answers to questions about moving home, but if you have a question that you can't find an answer to, our Property Professors may be able to help you.

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  • Estate agents

    Love them or hate them, estate agents are an integral - and usually essential - part of buying or selling a home. Our Property Professors respond to your questions about estate agents and how to make the most of your partnership with your estate agent to get the best price.

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  • Legal

    Our panel of Property Professors answer questions about the legal side of moving home. Have a look at the conveyancing questions submitted by our users about contracts, stamp duty and everything else legal. If you can’t find a suitable answer, please send your question to the solicitors on Property Professors. It’s a free service.

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  • Moving home

    Concerned about the nuts and bolts of moving your belongings? Our panel of Property Professors include professional removals firms who can answer your questions. Anything from packing to moving frozen food!

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  • Surveying

    Getting a survey is highly recommended when you are buying a house. The Chartered Surveyors on our panel of Property Professors can advise you on the pitfalls to avoid when you buy a home. If you can't find the answer, just submit your question to our Property Professors for free advice.

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  • Scottish Conveyancing

    Buying or selling in Scotland and need some answers from legal experts? Take a look at the Scottish conveyancing questions for advice about the legal aspects of a property transaction. If your question has not yet been answered, please send in your enquiry and one of our Scottish solicitors can help.

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  • Plants and Gardens

    Worried about something that has appeared in your garden? Our Property Professors answer your questions about plants, invasive species and any concerns you may have about the area surrounding your home.

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  • Finance

    Buying or selling a home is generally one of the most expensive processes you will go through. Whether you have questions about mortgages, deposits or using a mortgage broker - view our answers to your questions.

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  • Selling a home

    Selling your property but not sure about something? You are not alone. Check out the FAQs from our users. Anything from how to show a buyer around your house, to what forms you need to have ready for prospective buyers.

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  • Buying a house

    Are you having doubts about the property that you are buying or the processes involved? Perhaps you are unsure about the seller’s demands? The Property Professors answer your questions about buying a home.

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  • Setting up utilities

    Need to find out the best way to set up your utilities in your new home? Our property professors have the answers.

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