We study the property market to bring you interesting and relevant news from the world of property buying, selling and more in the UK and abroad.
What are county court judgements and defaults, and how do they affect your mortgage application?
This blog looks at how lenders look at income and rental to ascertain if a buy to let mortgage will fit their current criteria and some general income tips that apply to most lenders in the market place.
“Where has your deposit come from?" Every lender and solicitor will ask this question, and mortgage advisors are tasked with the duty of establishing that your deposit has come from a legitimate source.
This is a brief guide to some of the criteria for mortgages in the current market. Part one - credit reports.
This year’s stamp duty holiday for purchase up to £500k, that was introduced by the Chancellor to help invigorate the housing market after the first UK lockdown has been a great success and has actually caused a mini property boom. The issue currently is that it is time limited currently until March 2021.
How you can help to keep the conveyancing process moving along.
Few things strike as much fear into buyers and sellers alike as subsidence.
What is happening with the help to buy scheme with covid 19, dates etc
Impact on availability of mortgages. Implications and difficulties.
This is when an owner of a property adds one or more other parties to the ownership of the legal title of their property, or if they want to remove one or people from the title.
It’s a strange time, with so much uncertainty, not just in the property market but in life generally, with constantly changing rules that govt large parts of our lives , deciding if it is the right time to buy a property is daunting .
In most cases, if there is a problem with your property a survey should find it. The list below highlights five main ones.
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