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.

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?

January 2018

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. 

January 2018

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.
 

January 2018

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.

January 2018

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.

January 2018

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.

January 2018

Newsflash: cabinet reshuffle and new housing minister

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

January 2018

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!

January 2018