Help and Advice on Moving house

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

How to cut your energy costs

With the relentless rise of energy costs and the growing awareness of our environmental impact, reducing energy consumption at home and improving your property’s efficiency rating has never been more important.

Surveys, EPCs

Take care when using online valuation tools

If you’re looking to market your home, read on for the advantages and disadvantages of using online property valuation tools to find out the selling price of your house.

Conveyancing, Selling a home

Moving house - 6 important steps

Timing can play an important role in moving house, and planning your move ahead of schedule will help you stay organised. We list 6 important steps you will need to consider when you are moving house.

Removals, General Moving Advice

A bathroom that shines, sells.

A great looking bathroom can help your property sell. Take a look at these handy tips.

Conveyancing, Selling a home

Not even haunted: 6 ways your home is scary to buyers

Whilst hauntings, deaths and creepy dolls might be top of the list, there are some normal things that will scare your buyers away this Halloween. Read on if you dare...

Conveyancing, Selling a home

Should I tip my removals firm?

You've arrived at your new home at the end of a long moving day. Your moving boxes have been unloaded, furniture reassembled and you're almost ready to say thank you and good bye to your removals team, when it dawns on you... 'How much should I give them for a tip?'

Removals, General Moving Advice

Home Reports and Mortgage Valuations

We outline whether your Scottish Home Report needs to contain a mortgage valuation.

Surveys, Scotland, Home Reports

What are conveyancing disbursements?

Your conveyancing solicitor will bill you for disbursements amongst other fees - but what are they?

Conveyancing, Costs and Fees

First Time Buyer's Guide to buying a house at auction

With properties at auction offering great value for money and a quicker transaction, it's time for First Time Buyers to pick up the paddle.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer