Help and Advice on Moving house

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

Selling a home

When selling your house there are many things to consider. Read our range of guides to help you keep on top of everything you need to do, with top tips on how to improve your chances of a successful sale.

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

How to avoid a Down Mortgage Valuation

Receiving a down valuation on the property you want to buy can be a big concern. But there are steps you can take to avoid your mortgage lender undervaluing your property and putting your purchase at risk.

Buying a house, Selling a home, Mortgages

How to set and discuss dates when moving

One area that can cause a great deal of problems when buying and selling a home is the timing and the dates for a move.

Buying a house, Selling a home, Conveyancing Process

Guide to the EWS1 form as a seller

Following the Grenfell Tower disaster in 2017, the EWS1 form was introduced to identify properties with potentially dangerous cladding. Here’s what you need to know about it if you are planning to sell a flat in a high-rise property.

Legal, Selling a home

How to sell a Shared Ownership property

If you’re looking to sell your Shared Ownership property, you might be wondering what the process is.

Selling a home, Shared Ownership

How to set your own asking price

You’re ready to put your house up for sale – but how much should you ask for it?

Conveyancing, Finance, Selling a home

How to add value to your home

We look at simple ways to add value to your home, from conversions and extensions to decluttering and decorating.

Selling a home

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