Finding a house

It can be one of the most exciting periods of your life finding the home of your dreams. This section includes a host of helpful hints and tips for scouring the property market and choosing the right location for you and your family.

  • Buying a House – a guide to viewing a property

    It is easy to be led by your heart when looking for a new home, but it's important to make sure that the house you make an offer on works on a practical level too. Find out our top property viewing tips so you know what to consider when house hunting.

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  • Buying a Period House – The Pros and Cons

    When you are deciding what kind of home to look for, there are so many factors to consider that it’s easy to become overwhelmed. So, if you are not sure where to start, have a look at our comparisons between old and newer properties for some inspiration to help with your house hunting.

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  • 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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  • Buying a Modern Home – The Pros and Cons

    When you are house hunting, there are so many decisions to make that choosing a home can quickly seem daunting. So to help, we list some comparisons between older and newer properties to give you some direction for your property search.

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  • Using the internet to find a property

    The for sale board or estate agents window used to be the main starting point for people looking for a property to buy or rent. Today more and more people are deciding to use online sources to start their property search.

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