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What can you expect from the housing market this year?

17 January 2019

We’ve just published our biannual report into the housing market, which offers a retrospective look over the past 6 months – and what to expect in 2019.

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What is the timeline for buying a house?

16 January 2019

Congratulations – you’ve found your new home. But now what? Buying a home is a bit like jumping through hoops – once one job is done, another presents itself. But with our help, it needn’t be so.

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Property Jargon Demystified

21 November 2018

If you’re buying, selling or letting, property jargon can leave you scratching your head in confusion. Don’t worry, it’s a common problem. Long and wordy documents, quick-talking professionals and.

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Why Open House Events are Most Likely to Sell Your Home

05 November 2018

Open house events are an increasingly popular way to sell your home and if carried out effectively, can contribute to a smooth and stress-free selling process.

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Budget 2018: How will it affect you?

02 November 2018

Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s 2018 Budget was announced earlier this week and with it came some positive changes to housing and planning. In addition to the expected extension of Help to Buy, Mr.

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What could the 2018 Budget mean for homeowners?

26 October 2018

The chancellor will outline the government's plans for tax and spending for the new financial year this Monday – so what could this mean for homeowners? It's predicted that buy-to-let landlords may.

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How to Avoid Becoming a 'Mortgage Prisoner'

16 October 2018

Buying your first property can be a struggle, so when you finally conquer the first rung on the ladder you’ll undoubtedly relax (and rightly so!) The problem that many homeowners are encountering,.

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5 Tips to Help Prevent Your Sale Falling Through

08 October 2018

Imagine this: You’ve found your dream home in a great neighbourhood, sitting perfectly within your price range. Your offer is accepted, you go through the lengthy legal process and you’re ready to.

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Can Saving Pennies Lead to Your Dream Home?

03 October 2018

We all know that a big deposit will go a long way in helping you to buy your dream home. The common belief is that we have to obtain a lump sum of money to get us there, although small savings along.

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Let’s help people beat cancer at our Macmillan Coffee Morning

18 September 2018

Once again, your local branch of Douglas Allen is taking part in The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 28th September, to help raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support.

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