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21/09/2020

How to find good tenants

If you're letting your property, you want to rest assured that you can trust your tenants. We've rounded up what to look for in a tenant here.

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14/09/2020

Is now a good time to buy a house?

Due to recent changes in stamp duty, now could be the perfect time to buy. Discover the other reasons in this round-up.

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07/09/2020

Where to place a carbon monoxide detector – and nine other questions answered

Landlords, tenants and homeowners should all be clued up about their carbon monoxide detector. We answer the questions you should know here.

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31/08/2020

DIY Walk in Wardrobe: All the inspiration you need

A walk-in wardrobe can be a great value-add to a home - and it could be easier than you think. Find out how to build a walk-in wardrobe and get inspired here.

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24/08/2020

Property in Crewe: Five houses for sale right now

Find out the latest properties for sale in Crewe with Whitegates. Discover beautiful houses and flats on the market right now.

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17/08/2020

Living in Bootle: Everything you need to know

With affordable property and a buoyant community atmosphere, it’s no surprise that Bootle continues to be one of Merseyside’s most popular areas for buyers and renters. So, if you’re looking to invest in a rental property, you’re a tenant looking for great transport links into Li...

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10/08/2020

What is a south facing garden, and how do I know if my garden is south facing?

You’ve probably heard the term ‘south-facing garden’ before. You may have seen it in big, bold lettering on an estate agent’s marketing material, too, or you may have been constantly told a property you’re looking to buy has a south facing garden. But what’s all the fuss about so...

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06/08/2020

Property in Woolton: 5 Houses for Sale Right Now

One of Merseyside’s most affluent suburbs, Woolton was actually a village in its own right until 1913, when it was incorporated into the city of Liverpool. Located south east of Liverpool city centre, Woolton is home to several landmarks made famous by The Beatles, including John...

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30/07/2020

Stamp duty holiday: What does it mean for first-time buyers

Chancellor’s Rishi Sunak’s announcement that buyers in England and Northern Ireland would be given a stamp duty ‘holiday’ until March 31, 2021 was a huge boost to the UK property market. But what does the stamp duty ‘holiday’ mean for first-time buyers?

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15/07/2020

Everything you need to know about buying a property at auction

Explore our guide to buying a house at auction, with tips on how house auctions work and if you can get a mortgage on an auction property.

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08/07/2020

Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces temporary increase to stamp duty threshold

Chancellor Rishi Sunak today confirmed an immediate rise in the stamp duty threshold to £500,000, in a fresh bid to stimulate the housing market following the coronavirus lockdown.

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07/07/2020

What to Consider when Buying a House Post-COVID

During lockdown you’ve had plenty of time to re-evaluate what you want from your new home. Here are five things to consider when buying a house post-COVID.

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