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.

Could Reservation Agreements stop transactions from falling through?

Could bringing in a contract earlier in the housebuying process cut down on transactions falling through?

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Overview: what’s been happening in the property market this summer?

We have a look back on the top property stories this summer, and what they mean for those trying to buy homes now.

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Another new Housing Minister

With yet another change in Housing Minister, we look at what the role includes, and who the incoming minister is. 

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What you need to know about the Party Wall Act

Whether you're improving your existing property or buying somewhere new with the intention to extend, knowing about the Party Wall Act is important.

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What’s the story with affordable housing?

The lack of affordable housing has been an ongoing problem for years, but what is it and why is it so important?

Buying a house, Help and Advice

A big welcome to the reallymoving forum!

We're pleased to announce the addition of our new forum to the reallymoving site.

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Selling fees: what to expect from online estate agents

Over the last few years, there has been a significant rise in the number of online estate agents offering to sell people's homes for 'less'.

Help and Advice, Estate Agents

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.

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Newsflash: cabinet reshuffle and new housing minister

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

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