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Monthly Archives: April 2023

Five top tips to help sell your home

The housing market is relativity buoyant, thanks to an unexpected group of people – first-time buyers. Many local tenants are annoyed with competing for rental properties at high rents. Therefore, over the last 12 months, many renters have been stretching their finances to get on the housing ladder, despite sky-high mortgage rates. Using data from the Office […]


Local Property Market News – Is now a good time to buy, or should people wait?

As we go into the second quarter of 2023, there is significant uncertainty in the UK economy, leading to uncertainty in the property market. The number one issue is the fight against inflation and the cost-of-living crisis. The Bank of England is working hard to decrease inflation, and hopefully, in summer, we should see British […]


Landlords have you bought a buy-to-let property with a sitting tenant recently?

As a landlord, it’s important to understand what happens to a tenant’s deposit when you decide to sell your rental property while the tenant is still living in it. If the property is sold with the tenant in situ, the new landlord will need to consider how to deal with the tenancy deposit. Both the […]


Buying a Local Home is Still £202 a Year Cheaper Than Renting

With mortgage rates tripling over the last 12 months, one could be forgiven for thinking buying a home as a first-time buyer would out of the question. Yet, what if I told you, it is £202 a year cheaper to buy a local home as a first-time buyer than renting, would you be surprised? For […]


Handy tips to present your house for viewings!

Selling a house can be a challenging and stressful process. One of the most crucial aspects of selling your house is presenting it in the best possible light during viewings. A good presentation can help potential buyers imagine themselves living in your home and can increase the chances of a successful sale. Here are five […]


7 Top Tips for Buy-To-Let Investors

If you’re considering investing in buy-to-let property in, it’s important to understand the local property market and know what to look for in a potential investment. Here are some top tips to help you get started on your buy-to-let journey. One. Research the local Market Before investing in buy-to-let property, it’s crucial to research the […]


Preston Property Blog – Why is Preston so popular?

Preston is located in the heart of Lancashire, making it an ideal location for commuters. The city is well-connected with several major motorways and has a direct train link to London. Preston is also just a short drive away from the Lake District, which is a popular tourist destination, and the coast is also easily […]


Overcoming Bad Credit to Secure a Mortgage

Overcoming Bad Credit to Secure a Mortgage… As local estate agents, we know that obtaining a mortgage can be a daunting process, especially if you have a bad credit history. However, I’m here to tell you that securing a mortgage is not impossible, even if your credit score is less than perfect. Bad credit mortgages […]