Conveyancing advice on moving house

Looking for information to help with your move? Read some of our conveyancing articles.

Should I buy a house with friends?

If people buy properties with their partners, why not buy your first home with your friends instead? Here are some of the upsides, downsides and legal sides to consider.

Buying a house, First time buyer

What is a mortgage in principle?

One of the most important early steps as a first time buyer is working out what size of mortgage you can afford. A mortgage in principle will allow you to do that, and prove that lenders are willing to grant you a mortgage.

Buying a house, First time buyer

Bank of mum and dad

One of the most important decisions when you are looking to buy your first home is working out whether you can afford it – and that doesn’t just mean keeping up the monthly mortgage repayments.

Buying a house, First time buyer

Help to Buy ISA and Lifetime ISA explained

Find out about the Help to Buy ISA and the Lifetime ISA as we explain the differences to help you decide which one might be right for you.

Buying a house, First time buyer

Online estate agents - Should I use one?

What are the advantages and disadvantages?

Estate Agents

How to get out of an estate agent contract?

Estate agents contracts can be confusing and lengthy. Before you sign any agreements, it is vital that you understand what you are agreeing to. Consider your rights, length of the contract and the procedure and implications of cancelling the contract.

Buying a house, Selling a home, Estate Agents

How much are estate agent fees?

The cost of selling your home can be expensive. Legal fees and of course agency fees soon mount up. In order to prevent any nasty surprises upon the completion of your house sale, it is important that you are aware of the estate agency fees right from the outset.

Estate Agents

How to complain about an estate agent.

Prevention is better than cure. Choosing an estate agent is not a decision which should be taken lightly. Selling your home can be a very stressful experience and ideally your estate agent should work to lighten the load. So before we discuss complaint procedures, let’s think about how to choose the right agency in the first place.

Estate Agents

Camden: London Area Guide

Our guide to buying and moving home in the lively London town of Camden.

Buying a house, London moving advice