When most homeowners think of adding value to their house, they imagine that they have to spend thousands of pounds on remodels. In reality, this isn’t actually the case. The truth is that by making a few small changes here and there, you can actually completely change up the way that your house looks. Small…

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For investors looking to get started in real estate, the question inevitably arises:”Is house flipping or buy and hold investing more profitable?”. The answer is that both of these strategies have their own merits and measure of profitability, and the one the investor chooses will depend on their goals and level of involvement. It’s important…

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Are you worried about your ability to pay your rent through the Covid-19 crisis? Don’t panic – you’re not alone; there are many people struggling through this complicated time with issues like job security and where their income is going to come from. So, if you are in a position where you are worried about…

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Getting a mortgage when self-employed has always proved to be a challenge, with lenders requiring extra checks and criteria on prospective borrowers. During the Covid era, lenders seem to have grown even more stringent on their requirements for the self-employed. This has meant more reports of disapproval of applications when in reality the products are…

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Surge in country and seaside property values

Many startup and established letting agents are getting frustrated with the difficulty in opening and managing a client account. Currently, many letting agents are struggling to open new client accounts, with some even being served notice that their accounts are to be closed. This problem is a consequence of the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) legislation reported…

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If you inherit a property when a family member dies it could help you get onto the property ladder if you aren’t a homeowner already. But what if you already own a house – what exactly do you do with a home that you have no intention of moving into at the moment? Let’s take…

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nottingham city council

Exciting plans to restore historic buildings in the centre of Nottingham are in the pipeline, thanks to a conservation area grant scheme.   Four shops on Market Street together with ten on Wheeler Gate have been awarded grant funding from Nottingham’s Heritage Action Zone, which will see their historic shop fronts and features reinstated, helping…

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