Surveying advice on housing and property

Read some of our helpful surveying articles written by reallymoving.

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

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, Help and Advice

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, Help and Advice, Conveyancing Process

A guide to Welsh Land Transaction Tax

As of April 2018, Wales has had Land Transaction Tax (LTT) instead of Stamp Duty Land Tax.

Buying a house

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 freehold?

Not sure what freehold means, or if it's the right choice for you? Read on to find out all about freehold and the advantages and disadvantages.

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

What is leasehold?

Looking to buy a property, but not sure about leasehold, and whether it's right for you?

Conveyancing, Buying a house, First time buyer

Whitepaper on transparency for solicitor legal fees

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have called for studies into the transparency of legal fees and services, in order to explore whether customers were able to make informed purchasing decisions.

Conveyancing, Costs and Fees