Help and Advice on Moving house

Read our wide range of articles on moving house, updating your rented homes and dealing with estate agent.

Should you buy a house or a flat?

When deciding whether to buy a flat or a house, there are lots of things to consider, and the pros and cons may not be as obvious as you think.

Buying a house, Finding a house, First Time Buyer

What is a Joint Mortgage?

Here’s what you need to know about taking out a mortgage with another person or a group of people.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, Mortgages

How often should you switch energy suppliers?

What is the ideal time frame to stay with your energy provider for, and when should be looking for a new deal?

After Your Move

What is Tenancy in Common?

There are multiple options when choosing to buy property with someone else. Is Tenancy in Common the right choice for you?

Buying a house, Mortgages

What is Joint Tenancy?

There are multiple options when choosing to buy property with someone else. Is Joint Tenancy the right choice for you?

Buying a house, Mortgages

Buying a home with a partner - 10 questions to ask yourselves

Buying with your significant other may be preferable to you than buying alone. But it’s important that you both discuss in detail how it’s going to work.

What is property guardianship?

Property Guardianship is a different way to rent, but it’s important to know what it’s all about.

Renting, Rentals

What if the home I’m selling gets a bad Mortgage Valuation (Down Valuation)?

When selling a home, your buyer will receive a mortgage valuation on your property. If this comes back with a lower value than your agreed sale price, it can put the sale in jeopardy. So, what can you do?

Selling a home, Mortgages

What if the home I’m buying gets a bad Mortgage Valuation (Down Valuation)?

If a home you’re planning to buy gets a negative mortgage valuation, it means the mortgage lender thinks the offer price is too high. So what can you do next?

Buying a house, Mortgages