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.

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

How downsizing could free up family housing

Downsizing might be one answer to the property supply issue in the UK, but why aren't more people doing it?

July 2018

Surveying cavity wall insulation

If you're buying a property that has cavity wall insulation, or has had it removed, it's worth considering the long term effects on the property and its value. The results may surprise you.

June 2018

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.

June 2018

Fun ways you can make money for your mortgage deposit

Saving is often about saying 'no' to things - but what if saving for your deposit could be fun?

June 2018