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Two in five tenants favour long-term renting

Almost two in five private tenants plan to remain renting rather than buy a property, according to a new study.   A survey of 1,000 renters, carried out by The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) found that 38% of participants were 'not looking to buy a property' and would continue to rent 'long-term'.   Of those who said they are hoping to get on the property ladder, 62% said they didn't expect to own a property within the next year. Meanwhil...

Are you Mortgage Ready

When the times comes for you to remortgage or buy for the first time, there are certain things you can do to speed up the process.    If you can get yourself as mortgage ready as possible (possibly around 6 months prior to you needing a mortgage) then when the time finally comes, you will be in a much stronger position and your mortgage could go through much quicker.    So what can I do to get myself mortgage ready?  

Staging your dining room

A beautifully dressed dinging table will create a focal point for the room as well as demonstrating to potential buyers the scope your property offers for entertaining or family meal times, both of which can be very important for buyers.   Staging your dining area doesn't need to be complicated but it does require some ...

Show your home the love it deserves

Having viewers visit your home can be difficult as you want to give the illusion of a show home but its not always that easy with many of us working long hours, awkward shift patterns and having families to juggle too, however we would like to offer you some simple advice that may help get the springtime overhaul just right for viewers!   * Thoroughly clean all the windows and frames inside and out. Once this is done it's not a job you will need to do too often but it'...

Open Viewings in Holmfirth

9 Derwent Road, Meltham, Holmfirth HD9 4HD GUIDE PRICE £265,000 - £275,000 ****PROPERTY LAUNCH DAY SATURDAY 11th FEBRUARY 12PM UNTIL 1PM****   A fine example of a family home, this immaculate property is not only presented in superb fashio...

Fine Arts Valuation Event at our Mossley office on Thursday 2nd February 2017

Following on from our successful antiques valuation events during 2016, in association with Wright Marshall Ltd, we are delighted to announce our first Valuation event of 2017 will be held at our Mossley office.   On Thursday 2nd February between 10am and 2pm join one of BBC's Bargain Hunt antiques experts Peter Ashburner (below), and jewellery valuer Francesca Garvey in Mossley with your antiques and jewellery to receive a free valuation and selling advice on an array...

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