We all know that cluttered or badly presented houses do not sell as fast as their tidy equivalent. So we decided to survey some estate agents to find out what less obvious things they have encountered that buyers simply can't stand.
So that we didn't get the usual old list of things such as cl...
We have just had the results of a survey back that we commissioned to find out what our website, House Buy Fast is doing well and what it's doing badly, and the results have been really interesting.
When people come to our site they generally are looking to sell a property quickly so the si...
With the average age of a first time buyer now getting into the high 30s, family help to take the first step on the property ladder has never been more vital.
Whilst interest rates are lower than they have ever been, banks and building societies have been so hesitant in lending money to potenti...
In this weeks video Jonathan Rolande is answering a question about needing an estate agent to advertise your property on a property portal.
Do I Need An Estate Agent To Advertise My Property On Zoopla?
Jonathan Rolande talks about getting your property on a property portal without an estate...
This question was from Zoopla user james51111 about property chains.
Hi all. I have a question for any knowledgeable people. I'm currently in the middle of a chain due to complete in 2 weeks and received a call from the estate agents yesterday about the house that's at the top of the chain.
Bank of England base rates will stay at their unprecedented low of just 0.5% until at least 2016 when unemployment will drop to 7% at which point, rates may go up - according to Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England.
In light of the recent wave of positive economic news; business con...
This question is from Zoopla user tbahri regarding renting in the United Kingdom if you have just arrived.
I am moving to London in around 3 - 4 weeks, I need to find an apartment/house for rental (I will stay for a couple of weeks in a hotel while I am searching).
I have a valid tier 2 VISA bu...
This question was from Zoopla user terence1943.
How can I check the crime and safety levels in an area I want to move to?
Checking An Areas Level Of Crime And Safety
Jonathan Rolande talks about checking the levels of crime and safety in different areas that you may be purchasing a house...
I am often asked this question by clients and it's a really difficult one to give a straight answer to. There are lots and lots of variables contained within the question.
Not least about property, which I can go into in a moment, but such things as; well, how old are you now, and when d...
This question was from Zoopla user ikennedy.
I bought a house that needed refurbishing and am hoping to increase it's value significantly. How do I get any of this cash without selling it?
I'd like to get a buy-to-let property too and keep my current house. I am 26 and equity release seems to on...