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.

Costs and Fees

Understand the costs and fees involved in moving house across our home moving services at reallymoving.com. From house survey reports to conveyancing fees, our advice can help when buying or selling a home.

Crossrail is finally coming – what will it mean for London property?

After many years of delays, controversy and complications, Crossrail is finally set to open in the first half of this year, more than three years after its proposed original start date. 

Buying a house, London moving advice, Costs and Fees, News

Major push to get agents to disclose their referral fees – what’s the latest?

Referral fees are one of the most controversial aspects of estate agency. What's being done to change that?

Estate Agents, Costs and Fees, News

Interest rate rise – what does this mean for the cost of moving?

Here’s a look at what the recent rise in interest rates means for the cost of moving in 2022.

Moving home, Costs and Fees, News, Mortgages

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

Has the stamp duty cut made property more expensive for first-time buyers?

It was the Budget announcement that dominated all the headlines and seemed to give first-time buyers extra hope of making their home-buying ambitions a reality. But is the Stamp Duty exemption really making a difference to first-time buyers?

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, Costs and Fees