reallymoving Blog and Insights

We study the property market to bring you interesting and relevant news from the world of property buying, selling and more in the UK and abroad.

Moving to Scotland

With Burns Night being celebrated across Scotland, either with drams of whisky or haggis, neeps and tatties, we thought we’d highlight how you can move there. 

Buying a house, Scotland, Home Reports

Really Resolutions: In shape to sell

Is 2018 the year you sell your home? Maybe you’re planning on upsizing, downsizing or using the money for something else. Whatever you’re planning to do when you sell, we can help you prepare.
 

Selling a home

Really Resolutions: Growing your deposit in 2018

With the average deposit now over £50,000, not everyone will be able to decide to buy, make a few changes to their spending and jump on the property ladder. But whether you have absolutely no savings, or you think you’re almost there, we have some tips and tricks to get that money working harder.

First Time Buyers

What does the cabinet reshuffle mean for housing?

Theresa May’s recent cabinet reshuffle wasn’t anywhere near as wide-ranging as promised. From a property perspective, though, there were a number of promising developments – not least the fact that housing will now have a position at the cabinet table.

Help and Advice

Really Resolutions: Getting on the ladder in 2018

Feeling all 'New Year, New You?' In our new Resolutions series, we can help you stick to your 2018 goals. This week...preparing to get on the property ladder.

First Time Buyers

Newsflash: cabinet reshuffle and new housing minister

This week Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle was announced, with particular attention paid to the property industry.

Help and Advice

5 easy ways to improve your credit score

Thinking about buying in 2018? Then it's time to get your credit score fighting fit. Check out these simple tips from Leeds Building Society, to help make your credit score soar!

First Time Buyers

Property Predictions for 2018

2017 was an interesting year for the property market - but what can we expect in the coming year? Reallymoving asks 5 property specialists what they think 2018 will bring.

Help and Advice

How will the change in stamp duty affect me as a first-time buyer?

Unless you’ve suffered a news blackout or been away on holiday in recent weeks, you would have been hard-pressed to miss the announcement about stamp duty for first-time buyers in the recent Budget.
 

First Time Buyers