How Our Friends in the North Are Streets Ahead of London Agents

Friday 01 May 2015  / Ruth Montia

The media often reports an over-simplified story where the property market in the North is championed for any slight uplift, whereas London is criticised for its rising prices and pushy estate agents with sky-high fees. The contrasting North...


Building affordable homes in the UK, is it possible?

Wednesday 29 April 2015  / Ruth Montia

Over two thirds of the UK’s builders believe majority of the targets set by the current government and are simply unable to be delivered in the time frame set. Britain’s politicians, who are using the house-building targets as policy intentions in...

Good news for first time buyers

Tuesday 28 April 2015  / Ruth Montia

The up and coming General election has encouraged Labour to intervene dramatically in the sales market by suggesting they will allow for first time buyer purchases of properties valued up to £300,000 to be exempt from stamp duty.The announcement...


What are the Best Conveyancing Fees for True Market Value?

 / Ruth Montia

When it comes to partnering with a conveyancing firm, there’s often a temptation for estate agents to choose one that offers the lowest fees, which can be passed on to the client.There are many cheap conveyancing services out there with some quoting...


This Month on Twitter: Part Time Conveyancers

 / Ruth Montia

Every month we select real tweets from people who have taken to Twitter to vent their frustration about the property market. We will offer help and advice where we can, as well as highlighting exactly how we are fighting against negative stereotypes. “My...