In this week’s mortgage round-up we’re looking at how April is huge month for remortgages, the rise in last-time buyers and the failure of retirement mortgages.
Monthly Archives: April 2019
Mention builders amongst your friends and you will no doubt hear a couple of horror stories. From works that took months longer than planned to dodgy work that had to be corrected everyone has a story or has heard one. Here’s what you can do if you run into problems with your building project.
That's what almost 9 in 10 (88%) of new build homeowners and three-quarters (76%) of UK adults are saying according to our latest study to measure support for the introduction of a ‘snagging retention’ system - where buyers withhold funds to house builders until they rectify any faults.
A loft conversion is a great way to add more space and value to your home. But how do you make sure you get enough light in? We've asked Velux to tell us about their latest products to create a bright and light loft space.
Consumer journalist Rebecca Gamble has waded through all the April Fools "news" to bring you the top stories homeowners, home buyers and sellers need to know about from across this week's news outlets....
Moving to a new area can feel isolating but there are lots of things you can do to settle into your new neighbourhood and become a part of the local community.
Pressure selling by estate agents hit the headlines again this week. We look at the latest data, changes afoot, and what you can do if you feel under pressure to use the agent's in-house mortgage broker - or risk losing out on that house.
Britain is a nation of animal lovers with 12 million households sharing their space with furry companions. But, have you ever considered the pet-friendly home improvements you could make to benefit them? Here’s five ideas.
If you're a first time buyer and thinking of shared ownership, make sure you go in with your eyes open. For example… https://t.co/yUATrwPxTR
28 January 2020
Age is just a number, or so the saying goes, but it does matter if you’re applying for a mortgage. If you’re over 5… https://t.co/H0w7J0fpYI
28 January 2020