Selling your House: How to Attract the Best Buyers
Our homes are one of our most treasured possessions. Most of us have saved up to buy one, held down jobs that we might dislike to be able to pay the mortgage, and put a life’s worth of work into making our house our own – one which works well for us and looks good […]Read More
Who needs to pay for a new Home Report?
Selling your home involves various costs and requirements. According to the UK government, the process of selling your home usually takes 2 – 3 months. If you live in the UK and want to sell your property, a crucial and compulsory requirement is obtaining a home report. A home report provides potential buyers with important […]Read More
What to Consider When Selling Your House
Selling your property and then moving can be very stressful. It can also be a very long process; 51.8% of homes are not sold within the first 10 months of being on the market. Moving and selling your home doesn’t always have to be such a long and stressful experience. We are here to try […]Read More
Top Tips to Get the Best Price for Your Property in Scotland
If you are selling a property in Scotland you want to make sure that you get the best price possible. You can choose to market your property for a fixed price or encourage bids by advertising the property as “offers above” or “offers around”. Your solicitor will advise you which is the best option. Whichever […]Read More
House Hunting in Scotland – How does the system work?
The house buying process in Scotland is slightly different to the rest of the UK. If you are buying a property in Scotland you need to have a good understanding of the process in order to make getting the property you want as straightforward as possible. Let’s take a look at the different aspects of […]Read More
Do I need a home report if selling privately in Scotland?
Home reports were introduced by the Scottish government back in 2008. The aim of the reports is to provide a level of transparency to the property sale process. If you are selling your home in Scotland, you need to make sure that there is a home report in place. It’s a common misconception that home […]Read More
Choosing the right home report provider
Any house purchase or sale is important, and it’s vital that all the correct steps are followed, to ensure that the sale goes through as expected. If you live in Scotland, one of the steps that needs to be completed when a property goes up for sale, is the compilation of a Home Report. The […]Read More
How long does a Home Report stay valid?
So, you’ve decided to sell your house – congratulations! if you’ve been out of the property market for a while, or not sure of the latest processes, what do you do next? The main priority for you is to commission a Home Report. In a nutshell, a Home Report is the key marketing guide to […]Read More
What you need to know about Home Reports
Why do I need a home report? Are you thinking of putting your home on the market, and been told you need a home report? As this a recent legislation change it can be confusing and you may not know what a home report is or why you need one. This article will guide you […]Read More
Why do I need a home report?
Whether you are looking to sell a property and need to give prospective buyers all of the information they need, or looking to buy and are keen to know more information about a property, a Home Report can be an essential tool. Before 2010, a Home Information Pack (HIP), was the best way to […]Read More