Buying a house, particularly in another country, can be daunting.
If you are interested in buying a house in the UK, then the first thing you will want to know is, if as a foreigner, you can actually buy a property. The answer is yes.
Now how does it actually work? Continue reading Buying a house in the UK – A step by step guide
Deciding if you rent or buy a house can be a difficult choice, probably the largest financial decision you will ever make.
First you need to be clear on your goals, will this just be a place for you to live or you want this also as an investment? Rent or buy a house: Both have advantages and disadvantages. The answer largely depends on your situation and preferences. Continue reading Rent or Buy a house? Renting vs. buying
It is possible to sell your house privately without hiring the services of a real estate agent.
To sell your house privately could potentially save thousands of pounds for you that otherwise go as estate agent fee.
It is easier to sell your house privately if you already know someone interested in buying it or it happens to be a seller’s market with an abundance of homebuyers. Continue reading Sell your House Privately
If you want to sell your house with garden, don´t under-estimate the impact your outdoor-space can make on possible buyers.
The house is set in a beautiful well-maintained garden on a lush summer evening. A hammock is inviting you to relax in the shadow of some trees, surrounded by some bushes with flowers, the BBQ all prepared for a group of friends to have dinner… Continue reading House with garden: How outdoor space adds value to your property
Tiny houses seem to be the new BIG thing as they offer a solution to a variety of modern problems.
As property prices go up many had to either abandon the dream of ever owning their own home or they had to find another way. Many people did find another way by reducing their wishes to a minimum and voilá: the idea of tiny houses was born. Continue reading Tiny houses – What is the BIG deal?
The best property bargains will typically stay on the market for only a couple of days or even just a few hours.
Property markets move fast and when it comes to a property bargain they move even faster. So if that special property, the one you’ve been looking for, comes up on the market you want to be the first to know about it. Continue reading SOLD – sorry, you just missed another property bargain
For many owning a house is a dream come true – but many use property investments to generate a regular income for them. This can be done in several ways.
Continue reading Grow your income with property investments
If you think you will never be able to put together enough money to get on the property ladder …think again.
It normally takes a few years saving up for a deposit and than to be able to demonstrate you have the ability to meet your monthly payments on a mortgage.
Continue reading You need as little as £20k to get on the property ladder
Presenting your property in the best possible light is the key to sell your house quicker.
What is it that makes people fall in love with a house? Usually that happens if they can see themselves living in it. Why is this so important? Because if buyers fall in love with your house they are more likely to buy it; meaning you will sell your house quicker. Continue reading Sell your house quicker: make buyers feel at home
It’s no rocket science: Whoever wants to buy a property should first calculate the costs to see how much he can afford.
This requires a budget that shows: what financial resources are available? What is your monthly budget without getting into trouble? You can quickly determine in 5 easy steps how much you can afford.
Continue reading How much property can I afford?