We've put together our top 10 questions to ask when buying a flat, to help you avoid any mistakes and save you money.
Don't leap into the unknown and get stuck with a very costly purchase!
Find Out How Long The Lease Is
A majority of leases are for a period of 99 to 125 years, sometimes...
If money was no object, which property from our list would you choose?"Bring the Royce to the front, would you Alfred." A property in Virginia Water, for sale via Knight Frank. You might bump into Her Majesty the Queen here. A property in the Bishops Avenue area of London, for sale via Knight...
A little while back we wrote about the graffiti and street art in Brighton.
This time the House Buy Fast office has been on holiday to Berlin! We have some great images from the remaining Berlin Wall, known as the East Side Gallery.
Graffiti artists from across the world co...
If you're thinking about using a conveyancing service for purchasing a property then this article will show you:
What Conveyancing Is
Who Does The Conveyancing?
How Your Solicitor/Conveyancer Helps You
What Is Found In The Legal Contract?
If You Can You Do Your Own Conveyancing
How Much It...
If you're thinking about taking a mortgage for purchasing a home then this article will show you:
What a mortgage is, how it relates to property and what happens if you don't keep up with your payments.
Mortgage calculators, revising your income and mortgage advisers.
Bank, building society or mor...
Inheritance tax can cost your loved ones hundreds of thousands in the event of your death, yet it's possible to legally avoid huge amounts of it, or possibly pay nothing at all.
This quick guide will help you understand, calculate and avoid inheritance tax.
In This Guide
What is inheritance ta...
By October 2015, landlords of non-HMO properties will be required to supply and fit (as a minimum) battery operated smoke alarms within each landing/escape route of rental property.
Owners of HMO's are already required to provide adequate fire precautions.
New Fire & Safety Regs For Landlo...
Lets dive into the world of social media - the who's who of people you have probably seen around the social media-sphere, while demonstrating their expertise in property and others who you might just be hearing about for the first time. This list is in no particular order!
HomeLet have released their Rental Index for Britain and Northern Ireland. Similar to Rightmove's House Price Index, the report covers recent rental increases and decreases.
Lets cover some key points:
Rents rose across 11 of 12 regions in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland...
Jonathan answers a question emailed in regarding pulling out of a property sale and if it's possible.
Can you pull out of a property sale if you have already made an offer?
Can I Pull Out Of A Property Sale?
In England and Wales it's perfectly possible to pull out of a property sale,...