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.

Buying a house

Buying a house is an exciting time and one that should be enjoyed. Our range of guides provide you with useful tools, top tips and advice to help you make an informed decision on your property purchase.

Budget 2021 – what did the Chancellor announce?

Reallymoving analyses what was announced in the recent Budget from a property perspective and what it means for the industry at large.

 

Buying a house, Help and Advice, News

Help to Buy scheme extended – what do you need to know?

Reallymoving looks at the latest extension of the original Help to Buy scheme until the end of May 2021, how this is affecting buyers and what comes after with the revised programme.
 

 

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, News

What to look out for with a boiler when buying a property

When looking to buy a property, it is important not to overlook utilities like boilers. Faulty boilers could lead to issues which could cost you a lot of money down the line.

Buying a house, Before you buy, Help and Advice

Can you become a homebuyer in 2021? Our free webinar has the answer.

Is buying your first home a possibility this year? Join property expert Kate Faulkner in our free webinar to find out how.

Buying a house, First Time Buyer, reallymoving Updates

Significant changes to leasehold – what was announced?

Reallymoving analyses the government’s latest proposals to overhaul the controversial leasehold system, including a scrapping of the marriage value and allowing people to extend their leasehold at zero ground rent.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, News

5 things you can do this January to help you buy a property

If you know you want to buy a home someday, or you’re just getting a bit sick of looking at your flat mate’s faces after months of lockdown, then there’s no better time to start preparing.  

Buying a house

The Help to Buy deadline is approaching – what happens afterwards?

Reallymoving looks at the impending end of Help to Buy in its current format, what is going to replace it and what the situation is for buyers until the deadline is reached.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house

5 spooky places to move to in the UK

If you are a fan of the occult, you may want to move somewhere with a little supernatural history.  As we’ve discovered, once you start looking, you’ll be spooked by all the choice!

 

Buying a house, Moving home

What happens if buyers can’t complete before the Stamp Duty deadline?

This years stamp duty holiday means that buyers don't have to pay stamp duty when purchasing property under £500,000. But what happens if the purchase doesn't go through before the holiday ends on 31st March?

Buying a house, Help and Advice, News