Category “property”

Beware rogue agents and landlords in London; The Big Boss is watching!

Thursday, 21 June, 2018

  Here is big news that will bring a great qualitative improvement in the real-estate scenario in London.   It is an initiative to stamp out ill-practices prevailing in the private rented sector.   According to the reports.,33 local authorities come together to build a rogue landlord database introduced by the Honorable Mayor of London … Read More »

Extending lease? Rely on a chartered Valuer, not online calculator!

Thursday, 14 June, 2018

  It is an astonishing fact for some people that around 20 percent residential properties in the country are leasehold. It means around 4 million properties fall under the category of diminishing asset.   If we look at the statistics of London, then the figure is further large. Almost one-third of the properties are leasehold. … Read More »

Want to find cheap mortgage deals? These improvements will make it possible!

Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

People in the UK search for the best and cheapest mortgage deals. You will be astonished to know that only one in three get it.   Why is such a low success rate? Experts say that people do not go for it well-prepared. Also, they get trapped into false promises made by lenders.   Due … Read More »

RICS report blames Brexit and Stamp Duty for falling property markets

Monday, 21 May, 2018

How the property market of England performed in the last five years and what factors affected it?   RICS or The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors issues the most comprehensive and downbeat assessment report.     It takes into consideration each factor that influences the market; internally or externally.   The report says that the … Read More »

Are the value and price of your property the same thing?

Tuesday, 17 April, 2018

Well, the two words seem to be synonymous and interchangeable. Even in the thesaurus, they are explained with almost similar words.   It is the reason; people get confused about it when they buy or sell a property. They feel that the price one gets for a house, mall, complex or industry is its value. … Read More »

Whom should you hire, local tenant or international?

Saturday, 14 April, 2018

The statistics of the population in London is amazing. Amongst the total population, almost one-third people are born outside the UK.   It means when you decide to rent your property, it is a significantly high probability that you will get an international tenant.   Though a lot has been talked about the diversity in … Read More »

Do you know why is East London the right place to live?

Monday, 19 March, 2018

Have you always wondered why do people recommend East London whenever you ask which is the right place to buy a property in London?   Well, go through this article, and you know why is it the most-lured area?   Apart from being a warm, welcoming and multicultural part where amazing diversity exists; there are … Read More »

MEES Regulations, what all you need to know?

Saturday, 17 March, 2018

You must have heard a lot about MEES Regulations. Yes, they occupied space in the front page of newspapers and TV news headlines for quite some time.   Though there was a big noise about it, several people do not have absolutely any idea about it.   What is the need for declaring these regulations? … Read More »

Cornish Unit Type 1

Monday, 19 February, 2018

After World War Two there was a need for more housing to be supplied quickly which led to the development of many types of ‘temporary’ non traditional housing throughout the United Kingdom. The Cornish Unit is one of the most recognisable types and there are many located throughout Cornwall and beyond.   There are two … Read More »

Have you checked which part of London is right for you to invest in property?

Monday, 19 February, 2018

Well, you have finally decided to buy a property there. It is a fantastic decision of getting settled in this beautiful city.   However, before you start dialing the numbers of property dealers or start reading blogs of property brokers; just delve this article to understand what area suits your lifestyle?   Yes, the city … Read More »