The Property Franchise Group

18/03/2019

Houses for rent: Five of the best properties to rent in Barnsley

Barnsley has great properties to rent and the town has always attracted a wide demographic of renters, from families to young professionals. We've compiled a list of 5 of the best properties to rent in Barnsley right now...

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The Property Franchise Group

11/03/2019

Will a loft conversion add value to my house?

When it comes to adding genuine value to your home, creating space is the best option. Loft conversions are also a great way to create more space, but, like other forms of major property work, there is lots to consider before deciding to go ahead...

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The Property Franchise Group

04/03/2019

Area Guide: Everything you need to know about living in Huyton

Just six miles east of Liverpool, Huyton is very much part of Merseyside life. But there's far more to this popular part of Merseyside than Beatles and footballers, check out our area guide to living in Huyton...

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The Property Franchise Group

25/02/2019

9 things to consider when selling your house

The process of selling your house can be complicated and time-consuming. We've listed the main things you need to consider when selling your home, so there are no surprises along the way...

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The Property Franchise Group

18/02/2019

Ultimate guide to finding the right home for first-time buyers

Buying a home for the first time is as nerve-racking as it is exciting. There are a whole host of things to consider, however, even before you begin your search for your first dream home. With so much to consider, this Whitegates guide can help...

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The Property Franchise Group

11/02/2019

How to check tenant references

Good tenants are worth their weight in gold. But how do you sort the good from the bad? And how do you keep them long term? The best way to reference your tenants, keep them happy and ensure all your landlord responsibilities are being met is by using...

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The Property Franchise Group

04/02/2019

Thinking of selling? How to add value to your home (on a budget)

If you are thinking of selling your home, here are 10 simple tips to help you add value to your home without spending too much...

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The Property Franchise Group

28/01/2019

8 great money-saving tips for when you move home

You've got to have deep pockets and a generous lender in order to move home these days. Fortunately, Whitegates is on hand to help with these great tips to save money during a move...

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The Property Franchise Group

21/01/2019

The ban on tenant fees is coming: How it could affect landlords and tenants

There was big news last week that could affect landlords and tenants across the country. Yes, the long-awaited ban on tenant fees is coming into force on June 1 this year. But how will it actually affect landlords and tenants? Whitegates has the answers..

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The Property Franchise Group

14/01/2019

Searching for a new home? 9 great tips for buyers

It's hard to know where to start searching for a new home as an experienced buyer, let alone someone aiming to get on the first rung of the property ladder. Take a look at our top search tips for buyers below, which can help when planning your next move..

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The Property Franchise Group

07/01/2019

Five things landlords need to know in 2019

After changes to taxation rules and energy performance standards in recent years, 2019 is looking like another year of adaptation for landlords. Here are five things Whitegates thinks should be on your radar as we move through 2019...

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The Property Franchise Group

31/12/2018

Why Yorkshire remains one of the UK's property investment hot spots

While the UK's property market has generally stagnated since the 2016 EU referendum, Yorkshire has been quietly going about its business on an upward trajectory. Take a look at our guide to Yorkshire's best investment opportunities...

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