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 sell your house

When you first decide to sell, it’s worth surveying your home yourself. Walk around and notice anything that would put you off if you were a potential buyer. Fix the things you never got around to fixing, like that wonky door that needs a tighter hinge, or the weeds escaping through the paving.

Conveyancing, Selling a home

How to upsize to a bigger home

Outgrowing your current home is a natural process, but how do you make sure you get the best deal on a bigger property, and how do you choose the right one for you?

Conveyancing, Buying a house

How much does a survey cost?

A survey is one of the smartest things you can do whilst buying a property. It helps you understand what you’re buying and whether there are any issues that could cause you problems in the future.

Surveys, Costs and Fees

Shared Ownership Guide

Confused about whether Shared Ownership might be right for you? Our in depth guide will make it simple.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What's holding up my move?

Is your move taking too long? Here are some of the usual suspects, and what you can do about them.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, Conveyancing Process

A guide to Welsh Land Transaction Tax

As of April 2018, Wales will no longer have Stamp Duty Land Tax. Instead, this will be changing to Land Transaction Tax (LTT).

Buying a house

What do I have to disclose when selling my house?

When selling your home, you have a responsibility to offer a clear picture to the possible buyer. It may seem counter-intuitive to give your buyer reasons they may not want to go through with the purchase, but failure to do so can have severe consequences.

Selling a home

The first time buyer's guide to mortgages

First time buyers can struggle with how much goes into buying a first home – if it’s not finding conveyancing solicitors or Chartered Surveyors, it’s saving up a deposit and choosing the right property.

First Time Buyers, Buying a house, Before you buy

What is a Chartered Surveyor?

Before attempting to buy a property, you might never have heard of a property surveyor or a chartered building surveyor.

Surveys, Surveying Advice