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.

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.

September 2018

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.

September 2018

Welcoming our new Head of Sales

As reallymoving continues to grow, we'd like to welcome Chris, our new Head of Sales.

August 2018

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.

August 2018

Why Should I Use a Conveyancing Solicitor?

We welcome Beaumont Legal solicitor Julie Powell to explain what a conveyancing solicitor does and why you need one when buying a property.

August 2018

How sharing your data could get you on the property ladder sooner

This week we welcome app FirstHomeCoach to tell us about open banking and what that means for your saving plans.

August 2018

Another new Housing Minister

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

July 2018

Is buying a home now cheaper than renting?

With recent research revealing that monthly mortgage repayments on a first-time home are lower than monthly rents, we're asking: is it now cheaper to be a home owner?

July 2018

How to choose an online estate agent

Online estate agents are becoming increasingly popular as we move further into the digital age. Property Road are on the blog to tell us what to look out for.

July 2018