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The Property Boom Bust Cycle - On Yer Bike

The Property Boom Bust Cycle - On Yer Bike

It's beginning to feel a bit like 2007 again. Or 2001. Or 1997. Or 1988. . . . Or indeed any one of the dozen or so times in the last 50 years when the talk in the press, outside the school gates, at dinner parties and in staff canteens has been of house prices. From "things are bad, pr...

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RICS - Don't Stop The House Price Rollercoaster, We Don't Want To Get Off

RICS - Don't Stop The House Price Rollercoaster, We Don't Want To Get Off

The Royal Institute Of Chartered Surveyors have announced their solution to the potential house price bubble that they see forming, encouraging the Bank of England to cap house price inflation at 5%. Now, they wouldn't do this be telling people what to price their properties at, but by limiti...

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Home Buyer Survey Shows Condensation, Should I Ask For A Reduction On Price

Home Buyer Survey Shows Condensation, Should I Ask For A Reduction On Price

This question was from Zoopla user lalitaagra, who has queries about a home report and condensation. Home Buyer survey shows condensation in bathroom and kitchen, needs more work. Should I ask for a reduction in price which I offered initially? Home Buyer Survey Shows Condensation, Should I...

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How Does A Jump In House Prices Affect You?

How Does A Jump In House Prices Affect You?

UK house prices rose by 5.4% in the year to August, the Halifax have just announced. This is the highest annual hike in prices since the middle of 2010 and brings the average house price beyond £170,000 for the first time in five years. But with the economic problems far from...

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Do Solar Panels Increase The Value Of Your House?

Do Solar Panels Increase The Value Of Your House?

This question was from Zoopla User stoney523 about installing solar panels and what affect this can have on your property value and saleability. Do solar panels increase the value of a house? Do Solar Panels Increase The Value Of A House Jonathan Rolande talks about installing solar pan...

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Worst Thing To See On A House Viewing

Worst Thing To See On A House Viewing

I've always wondered what people think is the worst thing to see on a house viewing. Obviously I've got some ideas of my own but it would be great to state some facts and give some real tips for property viewings, based on statistics. Well A Passion For Homes literally read my mind! They ru...

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Instructing A Second Estate Agent During 28 Day Notice Period

Instructing A Second Estate Agent During 28 Day Notice Period

Today's question was from Zoopla user maisycat. Can I engage another estate agent while in 28 day notice period with old agent? Can I Engage Another Agent Whilst In My 28 Day Notice Period? Jonathan Rolande talks about selling your house with multiple estate agents and if you can instruc...

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The Letter To Quick House Sale Sector From The Office Of Fair Trading

The Letter To Quick House Sale Sector From The Office Of Fair Trading

We've recieved the letter from The Office Of Fair Trading regarding new regulation for quick house sale companies. You can download the original letter here. Overview Of Letter The letter basically states that quick house sale companies and the sector as whole will need to comply with exist...

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Jonathan Rolande With The Office Of Fair Trading On ITV's Daybreak

Jonathan Rolande With The Office Of Fair Trading On ITV's Daybreak

Jonathan Rolande, the Director of House Buy Fast, on ITV's Daybreak with Gaucho Rasmussen from The Office Of Fair Trading talking about new regulation for the quick house sale industry. Update: We've now recieved the letter from The Office Of Fair Trading regarding new regulation for quick house sa...

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Jonathan Rolande On Daybreak Talks About Quick House Sale Companies

Jonathan Rolande On Daybreak Talks About Quick House Sale Companies

Jonathan Rolande from House Buy Fast talks about quick house sale companies and the recent report released by The Office Of Fair Trading. Update: We've now recieved the letter from The Office Of Fair Trading regarding new regulation for quick house sale companies. You can read more here. Jonathan...

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