This question is from Zoopla user hobbit_amy and she asks about share of freehold and leasehold property.
If I sell a share of the freehold to my leaseholder, can I change parts of the lease (eg. insisting on carpets being put down) or insist on certain things as a condition?
I'd quite like the...
There are many options to sell your home in the United Kingdom and depending on your timescale it can be difficult to decide which routes best.Skip To InfographicThe Options And Their Estimated TimescalesAuction: 28 DaysEstate Agent: 1 Week - 1 YearPrivate Sale: 1 Week - 1 YearQuick Sale Agent: 7 -...
Have you decided to sell your house? Below we cover some of the different options you have.
Selling With An Estate Agents
Estate Agents will normally tie you in for a period of 12 weeks to give them the chance to exclusively market your property.
The property could sell within this 12...
You have reached the decision to look and buy a property/home, but how do you buy a house in the UK?
Where do you start? What do you need to do first?
Aside from choosing how many bedrooms you would ideally like there is a maze of legal paperwork, negotiations with Estate Agents, Solic...
I took a call on Wednesday afternoon from the OFT (The Office Of Fair Trading) asking if I would assist them in a study into the Quick House Sales market.
I was genuinely pleased to hear that such a study will take place, the market has increasingly felt like a 'free for all' especially n...
Press Release Following The Decision By The OFT (Office Of Fair Trading) To Study The 'Quick House Sales' Industry
The OFT (Office Of Fair Trading) informed us on 17th April 2013 that they will be conducting a market study on the industry as a whole.
We welcome this and hope that it leads to a...
Possibly, the recent death of our former PM has reignited many of the old arguments surrounding policies that are decades old, in many cases because the repercussions are still being felt today.
Loved or loathed in unequal measure Mrs T still has the power to divide opinion be it about...
Jonathan answers a question about how much rent you should charge, emailed in by one of our website visitors.
How Much Should You Charge For Rent
Jonathan Rolande talks about renting your property without using an estate agent or letting agent.
If you're looking to...
I'm an animal lover, a huge animal lover. From pets to nature programs, I can't get enough.
But I am also an estate agent and as such I know that animals can cost their owners dearly.
I am not talking about food, vet's pills or vacuum tokens at your local petrol station that have to be fed in...
Despite a much improved property market, the number of property buyers particularly those willing to pay cash for property is still at a low level, especially in certain pockets of the UK where the number of property buyers is at an all-time low.
This isn't because of an unwillingness to buy, bu...