6 things you need to check before you rent

Renting is a commitment not to be taken lightly. It’s not only a huge chunk of your wage, but a base for your relaxation and leisure time. Where you live has a much bigger impact on your life than you … Continue reading

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Top 5 deposit-friendly decorating tips for renters

Right Letting Agents understands that renting definitely has its fair share of perks; not having to worry about the cost of a new boiler for a start! But while it can be the perfect solution for those who aren’t quite … Continue reading

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Government’s housebuilding target is “realistic”

Right Estate Agents report that the Government’s target of building one million new homes over this parliament is a realistic one, according to RICS. Fewer than 460,000 homes were built between 2011 and 2014, according to figures from the National … Continue reading

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Flat Owners – Lease extensions vs buying your freehold

Right Estate Agents confirm that whether you own the freehold or the leasehold will affect your role as flat owner at your property. The two main distinctions between owning the freehold and being the leaseholder is control and responsibility, both … Continue reading

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What are the top things buyers hate about your home?

Right Estate Agents report that according to the latest research from Gocompare.com Mortgages, dodgy home repairs, tiny rooms and poor lighting are just some of the things that would send a prospective buyer running for the hills – but what … Continue reading

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Socialising vs Studying: The good, the bad and the why

Right Estate Agents understand that moving away from home for the first time can sometimes require you to make some adjustments to your lifestyle. One of the hardest but important hurdles of being a student is finding a balance between … Continue reading

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Over 3 million families spend a THIRD of income on housing

Right Estate Agents report that many households now spend a “perilously high share” of their income on housing, warns Resolution Foundation. More than 3 million households now spend at least a third of their income on housing costs. And that … Continue reading

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Average-income households ‘would take 22 years’ to save for a deposit

Right Estate Agents report that the acceleration of housing costs compared to the rise in incomes means potential buyers take longer to save for a deposit, creating a nation of renters, according to research by the Resolution Foundation. It found … Continue reading

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What asset do homeowners perceive adds the most financial value to a home?

New consumer research has revealed what UK homeowners believe adds the most financial value to a home during the selling process. Despite the introduction of a spare bedroom tax, the spare bedroom topped the list, with 25% of those asked … Continue reading

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Seeing past the surface

One of the joys of browsing through the properties is seeing the dream houses… those with the ‘Wow’ factor that send us into the zone of wishful thinking and longed-for lottery wins… Then, of course, there is the other end … Continue reading

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