Help and Advice on Moving house

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

Buying a house

Buying a house is an exciting time and one that should be enjoyed. Our range of guides provide you with useful tools, top tips and advice to help you make an informed decision on your property purchase.

Right to Buy guide

Right to Buy has been a contentious scheme ever since it came into being in the 1980s – but what is it, and how can it help you get on the property ladder?

Buying a house

How to check your credit score

If you’re eager to get a mortgage, one of the first things to consider is your credit score, as it may have an impact on how much you can borrow and what rate of interest you pay.

Buying a house, Before you buy

Should you rent or buy a property?

The decision to buy your own property is a big one, and there may be times when you’re torn between renting or buying. There are some situations where one is preferable to the other. But how do you decide?

Buying a house, Before you buy, Renting

How to decide on a house buying budget

If you’re looking for a new home, it’s important to consider what you’re willing (and able) to spend on a property. Here’s our top ways to find the right budget for your move.

Buying a house

How to negotiate a great deal on your new home

The property market can be confusing when it comes to pricing, but don't end up paying more than you need to - learn how to make a compelling offer and negotiate with our guide.

Buying a house

UK Moving Distance Map

How far would you move for your new home? We looked at the distance moved by movers across the entire UK to see how far people go for their dream home.

Buying a house, News, reallymoving Updates

What to look out for when buying a new-build property

Home developer Strata teaches us what we should look out for with new-build properties.

Buying a house

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

London conveyancing searches

Engaging a conveyancer is an essential part of the home-buying process. Your conveyancer is the one who will deal with the exchange of legally binding contracts and the transfer of the property title to your name.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, London moving advice