Energy Efficiency: How to make your house more efficient

At the end of 2015 the Daily Mail asked a simple question: Has Britain created the most efficient home? The four-bedroom home described in the piece allegedly cost a total of £15 a year to power – including heating, lighting, … Continue reading

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One third of house sellers cut their asking prices

One third (34%) of properties currently for sale have been reduced in price since first coming on to the market, says property portal Zoopla. But the proportion is down from 37% in February. The average discount is £19,012, or 7.5% … Continue reading

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Cheaper to buy than rent in over half of UK cities

Right Estate Agents also believe that it is now cheaper to buy than rent in more than half of UK cities, according to property developer Strata Homes. The property firm used Zoopla data on local rents and property prices to … Continue reading

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To make a first time house, a first time home

 When first entering the housing market, you scrimp and save to get the cash together for the deposit and negotiate the best mortgage possible. One aspect that is often forgotten, is what are you going to do with the place … Continue reading

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Right Estate Agents – Help to Buy Government loan of typically £40,000 given to 30 borrowers a day

Right Estate Agents report that an interest-free loan of almost £40,000 from the Government is being given to 30 borrowers a day to help them buy a new home. The loan is being issued under the Government’s Help to Buy … Continue reading

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Right Estate Agents – Common myths about Help to Buy dispelled

The launch of the latest phase of the Government’s Help to Buy scheme has generated a huge amount of interest from buyers. But an understanding of exactly how the scheme works remains sketchy, with borrowers wanting to know if they meet … Continue reading

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Right Estate Agents -10 Tips for staging your living room

If your cluttered living room is turning off buyers, a few subtle – and inexpensive – changes can make a huge difference, writes . So let’s look at your living room and how best to present it for sale. Here’s … Continue reading

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More than a quarter of Britons are still leaving their spare keys hidden in the garden

For most of us it is not unusual to still keep up the old tradition of leaving a spare set of keys hidden in the garden in what is considered a ‘good’ hiding place. In fact over 20% of Britons … Continue reading

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Buy-to-let: The essential advice property investors need to consider from Right Estate Agents

Buy to let properties are still seen as a good investment opportunity, especially in this era of low interest rates and volatility in the stock market. If you’re considering entering the market, this guide by Right Estate Agents provides you … Continue reading

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5 reasons why you might get turned down for a mortgage

Here at Right Estate Agents, we have found the top 5 reasons why people are turned down for a mortgage. We reveal this report below. So you’ve denied yourself holidays and new gadgets, you’ve moved to a less desirable part … Continue reading

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