Average asking prices have seen the biggest rise in three years

Average asking prices have seen the biggest rise in three years

As movers plan for 2023, average asking prices have seen the biggest rise in three years.   We can see what’s happening in the housing market right now thanks to the Rightmove House Price Index, which contains the most up-to-date monthly data on asking prices in...

Frozen pipes: what to do and how to prevent them

It is possible to prevent frozen pipes as temperatures plummet with simple preparation. What causes frozen pipes to burst? As water freezes, it expands inside the pipe, creating pressure. There are a number of factors that determine whether the pipe is strong enough...
Transparency is enhanced by new rules for property listings

Transparency is enhanced by new rules for property listings

The devil is in the details when it comes to finding a home. When you’re buying, renting, or selling a home, here’s what you need to know about the new material information rules. You might have noticed that property listings today are more detailed than...
Helping You Choose The Right Survey

Helping You Choose The Right Survey

Why do you need an RICS Home Survey? The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has three different levels of survey. These can only be conducted by an RICS qualified surveyor (AssocRICS, MRICS, or FRICS) with the appropriate surveying experience. A survey is...
The Mortgage Guarantee Scheme has been extended to the end of 2023

The Mortgage Guarantee Scheme has been extended to the end of 2023

95% mortgages will now remain widely available through a government-backed scheme until December 2023. To help more people with a 5% deposit buy a home, the Mortgage Guarantee Scheme has been extended by one year. It was originally scheduled to end in 2022, but will...