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.

What are conveyancing searches?

Find out why your conveyancing solicitor will carry out searches on your behalf when buying a property.

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Conveyancing checklist for buyers

Improve your understanding of the conveyancing process & the tasks your property lawyer completes when buying a new home.

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Buying in a conservation area

Buying in a conservation area. Find out what this means and what the advantages and disadvantages are of living in a conservation area.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

Right to Buy - buying your council house or housing association home in England

Government schemes to buy council and housing association homes, such as Right to Buy and Right to Acquire, are designed to help tenants improve their circumstances. Buying your own can be home a fantastic long-term investment for the future.

Conveyancing, Buying a house

House hunters guide

Finding a new home can quickly become a frustrating experience and this can lead to you putting in offers out of desperation to find the property before your life turns into a series of weekend trips to the new area meeting every estate agent in town

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Low cost home ownership

In 2014, it has been claimed that over 1 in 4 young people between the ages of 20-34 are still living with their parents – the highest proportion since 1996.

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Planning permission

Read our beginner's guide to the outline of the planning application process

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What is gazumping? Is it legal?

If you’re looking to buy a new home – and particularly if you are a first-time buyer – you may be wondering what ‘gazumping’ is and if it’s even legal. Our guide will help you find out.

Conveyancing, Buying a house