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.

What is the real cost of Help to Buy?

People using the government’s Help to Buy Equity Loan are paying more for their new build homes.

First Time Buyers, Costs and Fees

5 items that are lifesavers when packing up your home

When it comes to preparing for your move, there are 5 things you need to get hold of in good time.

General Moving Advice

Reallymoving community day – RSPCA Southridge

A big part of who we are as a company is finding ways to give back. That’s why every year we do a community day, leaving the office to volunteer our services.

reallymoving Updates

What did the Conservative Party conference tell us about housing?

At the Conservative Party conference, housing was high on the agenda. But what are the promised policies and who will they help?

Buying a house

5 things you might not know about…getting a survey

Getting a survey is one of the best things you can do when starting the buying process on a property. 

Surveys, Surveying Advice

What's going on with the leasehold scandal?

Confusing leases, freehold being sold on to private companies and the consumer unaware until it's too late - what's the next stage in the leasehold scandal?

Conveyancing

Property Innovation with Craig Rennolds

Our surveying partner Craig Rennolds has written a top ranking book offering top tips from property experts. Here he shares with us what he thinks buyers need to know.

Surveys, Surveying Advice

Help to Buy - helping buyers or inflating the market?

Help to Buy – the government’s flagship housing initiative to help first-time buyers get on to the property ladder – is rumoured to be facing an uncertain future.

First Time Buyers

5 things you didn't know about...getting a mortgage

In the first of our new series, we start with 5 things you might not know (and really should) when applying for a mortgage.

Conveyancing, Conveyancing Process