Making an Offer on a Property – 3 Tips for First Time Buyers

By Datography Ltd published on 17/01/2018  

So, you’ve finally found the house that you love, but in fact it’s slightly over budget. Is it worth making an offer it? The short answer is yes. Many sellers build in an amount they are willing to drop from the sale price, so it’s worth a try. To stand a better chance of having your offer accepted bear in mind these three tips.Get Things in PlaceTry and everything in place befor Tags: First-Time Buyers, Top Tips, Budget, Research

The Land Registry and Why Conveyancers Use It

By Datography Ltd published on 03/01/2018  

HM Land Registry was founded in 1862. They work from 14 different locations throughout England and Wales. They deal with the ownership of land and property and they hold the details of over 25 million registered titles in England and Wales.Their responsibilities include providing a plan of land or property to indicate boundaries together with a government backed guarantee of land title.Anyone who Tags: Land Registry, Conveyancers, New Owner, Mortgage

Why Use a High Street Estate Agent Rather Than Sell Online?

By Datography Ltd published on 20/12/2017  

If you’re planning to sell your home you’ll be asking yourself whether to put the property into the hands of a traditional Estate Agent, or go for the online option. Here are the advantages to using an established Estate Agents like Goss and Company.Personal ContactWouldn’t you rather be able to pop into our offices or pick up the phone and talk to the person who is dealing with Tags: High Street, Online, Estate Agent, Goss & Co

Conveyancers – What are they and how do the help you?

By Datography Ltd published on 06/12/2017  

If you decide to buy or sell a property, you’ll need the help of a conveyancer to do the necessary paperwork. You can find a conveyancer through a firm of solicitors, or a licensed conveyancing firm.A conveyancer will act on your behalf when you are buying or selling a property with the conveyancers acting for the people you are selling to or buying from. The main part of their job is to obt Tags: Conveyancer, Solicitor, Stamp Duty, Tax

Landlord and Tenants Rights and Responsibilities

By published on 22/11/2017  

If you have decided to rent a property, then you and the landlord have certain responsibilities to ensure your tenancy is a smooth one.Your ResponsibilitiesTake good care of the property, this doesn’t mean you have to carry out repairs, but it does mean you should be careful. For example, don’t leave water running, make sure any leaks are reported and if you go away during the winter, Tags: Landlord, Tenant, Rights, Responsibilities
On the 2nd November the bank rate was increased from 0.25% to 0.5% and its now assumed that institutions which lend money for mortgages will do the same and increase their rates too.This rise is the first in almost a decade, so many buyers will have grown used to low rates and never experienced a rate change in all the time they have had a mortgage. The change now is only slight. If you have an av Tags: Banks, Increased, Rates, Mortgage

Insurance Choices - Landlords Insurance

By Datography Ltd published on 12/10/2017  

If you won a property that you rent out to tenants then you ate landlord and the property needs to be insured with landlords insurance. Landlord’s insurance covers you for any damage to your property by the tenants living in it.Don’t be tempted to take out normal home insurance because if you have to claim and it becomes obvious that the property is not your normal place of residence t Tags: Insurance, Landlord, Choices

How to Improve your Home to Sell

By Datography Ltd published on 27/09/2017  

If you’ve decided to put your home on the market then you’re probably thinking about sprucing it up before potential buyers start to call. You don’t need to spend a lot of money to make your home more sale-able, have a look at these easy tips to improve the look of your home without having to spend much money at all.De-ClutterYour home will appear larger and more attractive if it Tags: Improvements, De-Cluttering, Painting, Home Sale

Looking to Invest in Property?

By Datography Ltd published on 14/09/2017  

If you’re looking to invest your money in property that you want to see go up in value, then choose a house or flat in an up and coming area. Buy before prices rise and watch your investment grow as the area becomes more desirable.Sounds like a good plan? So how do you find an up and coming area? Well…by looking for the signs.Transport LinksIf the area already has good transport links Tags: Invest, Property, Transport, Business, Rejuvenation, Schools

How Your Website Benefits Your Business

By Datography Ltd published on 11/08/2017  

We have upgraded our website with a brand new look thanks to Webdadi Ltd.If you own an Estate Agent, then you’re in a competitive field. Not only do you have to deal with competitors in your local area, but also those online.Even if you have premises the first thing people do nowadays when they want to look at properties is browse the internet. Gone are the days when customers were willing t Tags: Website, Benefits, Design, Content, Blog, Video
First-time buyers are finding it more and more difficult to save up a decent deposit and get a mortgage. This is because with the rise of house prices you need a much larger deposit than your parents did when they first bought their home.If you are saving to buy your first home then you will need to save at least 5% of the price. You will get a much better mortgage deal if you can put down 10% or Tags: Help To Buy, First Time Buyers, Mortgage, Loan, Money, Stamp Duty, Costs
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