The first 12 things to do after moving into your new home
Before you organise the house-warming, let’s get homeownership off to a smooth start. Here are the first 12 things to tick off after moving into your new place.
Borrowers urged to act fast to secure a longer-term mortgage
For borrowers looking to lock into a rate for the longest possible time, the 10-year fixed rate was once a popular option, but product numbers are dwindling.?
Average house prices hit record high as new sellers capitalise on improving market
Here's what you need to know about house prices if you're thinking of buying or selling in 2023. House prices have reached a new average record price high of £372,894, according to the latest research by Rightmove. The research shows that the average price of properties entering the market has surged by 1.8% in the last month, equivalent to a £6,647 increase.
Home improvements: Installing smart appliances could save you £1k
Homeowners making improvements to their property are being advised they could save more than £1,000 a year by installing smart technology as part of their renovation work.
8 red flags putting off buyers when you're selling a house
If you're selling a house – or are thinking about putting your home on the market – the last thing you want is to put a buyer off with something that can easily be avoided.