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Home in WW2 Luftwaffe Landmark to Be Sold

Home in WW2 Luftwaffe Landmark to Be Sold

Built with a mainly brick façade and a large, imposing entrance vestibule to reflect the Art Deco passion for clean, bright Portland stone, it is clear that this building is anything but a standard early 20th century Mock Tudor property.Clues to its past were to be found on entrance gates and even...

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Stamp Duty Holiday Sees Houses Selling in Record Time!

Stamp Duty Holiday Sees Houses Selling in Record Time!

Following the announcement made on 8 July this year by the Chancellor, there has been fervour in the housing market! Chancellor, Rishi Sunak has suspended stamp duty on main properties purchases costing £500,000 or less, in England and Northern Ireland. Nicknamed the ‘Stamp Duty Holiday’ the an...

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Moving Into the School Catchment Area – Renting or Buying?

Moving Into the School Catchment Area – Renting or Buying?

Living in certain catchment areas for schools is essential to parents with school age children, if they have a preferred school for their child. It can be so important to them, that according to Santander, 25% of parents of primary school age children buy or rent within the preferred school’s catc...

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What’s This – an Article That Isn’t About COVID? Not Easy!

What’s This – an Article That Isn’t About COVID? Not Easy!

At House Buy Fast HQ we like to keep people informed about what we’re doing – this blog area is a great way to do just that. And one thing we wanted to steer away from is yet more comment about the pandemic – there are scientists far more knowledgeable to talk about it than we are. Whilst it i...

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Save Money Whilst You’re Bored at Home

Save Money Whilst You’re Bored at Home

Just a few weeks ago you probably had many, many better things to do than worry about these tasks but now you have the time, doing a few chores to save some much needed cash is definitely on the agenda!So put down the remote, stop re-arranging your sock drawer and save some hard earned cash with our...

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What Are the Best and Worst Renovation Ideas?

What Are the Best and Worst Renovation Ideas?

What Are the Best and Worst Renovation Ideas?Move house or renovate? For an increasing number of house owners, the answer is definitely to renovate! In a recent survey, specialist insurers Hiscox, found that the percentage of house buyers that are plumping for renovation has increased in the last de...

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Pretty Stone Cottage Could Be Your’s This Valentine’s

Pretty Stone Cottage Could Be Your’s This Valentine’s

Minutes From Perfect Views of the Peak DistrictThis quaint country retreat is within the Gateway to the Peak District, the historic Spa town of Buxton, Derbyshire.The area has long been a destination for travellers seeking the mineral rich waters of the spa. Roman coins in the area show it was popul...

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What a Landlord Can Do When Things Go Wrong

What a Landlord Can Do When Things Go Wrong

Landlord Daniel Needes hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons when his buy to let property was trashed by tenants who left him high and dry with rent arrears and a hefty bill for clearing rubbish and refurbishing the house he had let to a family for five years.But How Did It Come to This?Well i...

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Are Town Centres About to Rise Again?

Are Town Centres About to Rise Again

It’s virtually certain that if you open a paper or browse your news online on any particular day, somewhere there will be a story about a major and well-known brand about to hit the rocks as our High Street shops endure their worst ever times.High Streets Worse Than Ever?Hit by a ‘perfect storm...

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Hit the Ground Running in 2020

Hit the Ground Running in 2020

Well he did it. Whatever your thoughts about Boris Johnson, he did not have to pack and leave No 10 and in fact his comfortable majority (the largest Tory win since the 1980's), could bring some long awaited stability to the property market – but will it?Certainly the earliest predictions after th...

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