HOA’s Voice

Read our take on the latest developments of interest to homeowners and aspiring homeowners, with contributions from our staff, supporters and guest contributions.

How much does it cost to charge an electric car?

How much does it cost to charge an electric car

With a climate, energy and cost of living crisis worrying households across the UK, you might be thinking about investing in an electric car? But how much does it cost to charge an electric car at home and out and about? We've asked Danny Morgan, editor and marketing manager at national home charge point installers Smart Home Charge, to give us his expert advice.

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Alternatives to Equity Release

Alternatives to equity release

Equity release is an appealing option to free up cash locked in your home. But there can be various downsides which mean it may not be the best solution. So we’ve asked Tembo Money to tell us about the alternatives to equity release to help you make the right decision.

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30 Day House Sale Specialists explained

30 day house sale specialists

If you’re struggling to sell your home, then a 30 day house sale specialist – also known as a quick sale firm – might just be the best solution. They can sell your house in super-fast time for cash. So, we’ve asked Home House Buyers to explain how the process works, what protection you receive, and answer some frequently asked questions.

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How does an estate agent value your property?

estate agent value property

With house prices at an all time high and buyer demand outstripping the number of properties on the market, how do you know if the valuation your estate agent provides you with is realistic? E-Sale share with us the truth about how an estate agent will value your property and how interactive valuation reports are the way forward.

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What does “guide price” mean?

guide price

Guide price is a term often bandied about in the home buying process. But what does it mean and how seriously should you take it? We explain all below, with help from the estate agency Portico.

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