Buying Properties

5 tips for buying property at an auction

There are great opportunities for buyers at property auctions, but you need to understand the rules of the game. Here are 5 tips for buying property at an auction. If you’re planning to buy a house at an auction there are a few things you should note. Here we distinguish between a voluntary auction, bank […]

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Buying Properties

Do you know your home’s history?

Well done! You’ve found your dream home, but do you really know its history? Here’s how to find out the real truth behind those gorgeous tiles. Why is your home’s history important Your estate agent found you this incredible listing. You viewed it, you loved it, you put down your offer price. It was accepted, […]

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Buying Properties

5 things to check before you move into your new home

It may look like the perfect home, but there are some things you need to check before putting pen to paper. This house is perfect…or is it? You’ve been hunting high and low for that perfect family home, and you can’t quite believe it’s finally happened – you’ve found the one. But, before you sign that […]

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Selling Property

Know your target market before selling your home

When it comes to property, it’s every seller’s dream to make a quick, successful sale. In order to do so though, it’s important to market your property accordingly to the correct market which can broadly be classified into six basic segments: Entry level buyers, family buyers, mature or second time buyers, leisure, investment buyers and high-end buyers. […]

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Selling Property

How property scammers will catch you

We’re into the first quarter of the year when many students start thinking about accommodation for the year, those changing jobs start considering new homes, and many of us are scouring online property sites, looking for holiday rents. The only sure-fire way of ensuring you won’t be scammed, says Stevens, is to deal through a reputable […]

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