February 19, 2014 by Your Move
If you’re thinking about selling your home in the next few years, home improvements can be a difficult territory to navigate... Read more
February 19, 2014 by Your Move
Scotland is not alone in experiencing a recovery in house prices during 2013. All ten regions of England & Wales have also seen a positive movement in average prices over the year.... Read more
February 10, 2014 by Your Move
Part 3 of our series on buy to let. Below are some top tips on how to deal with estate agents when you are searching for your Buy to Let property
Always remember the estate agent’s client is the vendor and they act for them not you.Where I work, we have upwards of forty buyers registering with us each week. Not all agents are brilliant at managing their buyers so you (the ...... Read more
February 3, 2014 by Your Move
The 2nd in our 5 part series on Buy to Let. Below is a 5 point guide on how to source your Buy to Let property.
Whatever your objectives are, there are some common factors.
Firstly make sure there is a lettings market. The number of agents around will be a guide as to stock levels. There will be developers offering properties cheaply outside town centres, but you may be excl...... Read more
January 15, 2014 by Your Move
If you are a cat owner, then you know that they are creatures of strong habits that feel most at home with familiar routines and an unchanging habitat. Moving house can be an incredibly stressful event for them since you'll be pulling them out of the comfort of what they know and taking them to a completely alien and unknown new home. You should make sure you prepare for th....... Read more
January 10, 2014 by Your Move
January is a fantastic time to think about getting your house on the market. At Your Move we see a spike in visitor numbers to our website at this time of year.
We have put together some useful guides to help you; from preparing your home for sale to moving out.
Prepare Your Home for Sale
Prepare for a Viewing
Checklist for Moving House
... Read more
January 3, 2014 by Your Move
- First-time buyers numbers up 28% year-on-year in November
- Average mortgage rate has fallen 0.8% in the last year, now down to 3.93%
- Average deposit falls to £27,942, a decrease of 3.4% over past three months
- Mortgage repayments as a proportion income begin to creep up, highest this year
- Average purchase price for a first-time buyer up 11% in the last year to £149,404 ...... Read more
October 31, 2013 by YOUR MOVE Careers
Rental contract coming to an end? With the big move around the corner are you completely aware of what you have to do as a tenant leaving rental accommodation?
Moving properties is always a stressful time and there are many things you have to remember for it. With research from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) suggesting that tenants are staying in pr......... Read more
September 10, 2013 by Your Move
Students often spend a long time deciding where to live when they complete their University application forms, the degree course is clearly very important, yet many students base their study choices on the city where they will live, and the South East has a lot to offer with its many big universities.
Like all of us, students often choose locations based on affordability, r...... Read more
August 27, 2013 by Your Move
We have some top tips from our Valuation Managers at Your Move Chris Stonock on getting the best from your property photos.First impressions are key...
“Good first impressions are important in order to attract any buyer and the images will either give the potential buyer a good or bad impression of the property. Make sure wheely bins are out of sight and be prepared to mo......... Read more