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Stamp Duty: Everything You Need To Know

Stamp Duty: Everything You Need To Know

Mr Osborne's reforms to Stamp Duty (SDLT) offers buyers, and indeed sellers, two reasons to celebrate at midnight when the new rules come in to force. The removal of distinct bands will end the ridiculous system that meant a purchase of £124,999 was free of tax but £2 more on th...

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Generation Rent: Why You Might Never Be Able To Afford A House

Generation Rent: Why You Might Never Be Able To Afford A House

Home ownership is now a dream for many young adults in the UK and even renting is now becoming difficult. Home ownership is falling for the first time since the 1980's A generation are losing out on an opportunity to buy a home We're not building enough houses The population is gro...

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When Is The Best Time To Sell A House?

When Is The Best Time To Sell A House?

Timing is key when selling your home. Many factors play a part in how much you walk away with; such as the best time of year to sell a house. Seasonal trends do exist in the property market, we'll explain the best and worse time to sell your home. These tips for selling your house can...

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7 Secrets That Add Value To Your Home (Inexpensively)

7 Secrets That Add Value To Your Home (Inexpensively)

Our 7 top tips to increase the value and saleability of your home. 1. Clean and Declutter Your Home When a potential buyer walks through the door, you'll want to make the best impact you can. According to Carol Kinsey Goman, a contributor at Forbes, you have around 7 seconds to make tha...

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University Accommodation - A Student's Story

University Accommodation - A Student's Story

Sinan has joined our team fresh from University in Oxford. Who better to tell us about the possible pitfalls of student lets? We are yet to discover what temptations he refers to below but we'll find out in the end! Sinan's Student Let Story Around a quarter of the way through the fi...

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Nothing To Fear, Says Crypt Auctioneer

Nothing To Fear, Says Crypt Auctioneer

Unique properties are always of interest to us at House Buy Fast, and we recently stumbled upon a renovated crypt from the auctioneers at Austin Gray. Aptly named The Old Crypt, this rather macabre property is located within the historic town of Arundel, West Sussex, only a short walk walk from...

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Everything You Need To Know About International Talk Like A Pirate Day

Everything You Need To Know About International Talk Like A Pirate Day

Ahoy me buckos! It's that time of the year again, International Talk Like a Pirate Day or ITLAPD for short. Every September 19th the Buccaneer enthusiasts of the World rejoice as they once again can greet friends with a hearty "Ahoy, matey!" Originally started as a parodic holiday in O...

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How to remove property details off Rightmove, Zoopla or OnTheMarket

How to remove property details from Rightmove, Zoopla or OnTheMarket

Jonathan answers a question from a member of the public about removing your property from the internet or property portals. If you have any questions, ask in the comments below and we'll get back to you. How do you remove the details of your property off of a property portal, such as Rig...

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Does Spending Money On Your Property Increase The Value of Your Property?

Does Spending Money On Your Property Increase The Value of Your Property?

Everyone wants to know how to increase the value of their property in today's market. Find out how you can with a few simple tips from Jonathan Rolande, in the video below. Does Spending Money On Your Property Increase The Value of Your Property? As a rule of thumb if you spend money on a...

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Brighton's Graffiti And Street Art - Is It Ruining The City?

Brighton's Graffiti And Street Art - Is It Ruining The City?

We take a look at some of the best pieces of graffiti and street art found in Brighton & Hove to answer the question, is it an eyesore or a welcome sight in the city? Arguments always erupt over the legitimacy of graffiti in the art world and I've taken to Debate.org to gather as many opinion...

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