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  • Choosing a home removal company

    Moving house is an incredibly stressful period, there are 101 things to remember to do and little time to do it in. One of the first things to think about is figuring out how you’re going to transport your belongings from one property to the next and which home removal company you will use. It

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    Buying a property

    In recent years, it is has become increasingly difficult for first time buyers to get that all important first step on the property ladder. This has resulted in buyers often trying to find creative ways of bypassing their financial restrictions, such as buying in partnership with friends and family members, seeking out ex housing authority

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    Negative Equity: What are my options?

    Negative Equity: What are my options?

    For many, the term, “negative equity”, is likely to be synonymous with the political, economic and social culture of the early 1990s, and is a phrase that is likely to evoke fear in home-owners around the UK.  Put as simply as possible, it is a situation in which a mortgage exceeds the actually value of

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    Finding the Best Mortgage

    As the recession continues to bite, many people are increasingly investigating means of accessing finance in a manner that is cost-effective, quick and financially beneficial.  Today, people are constantly bombarded with advertising that shows them how to do this, and it can be difficult to make an informed choice in the wake of such competition.

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    Choosing a Conveyancer or Conveyancing Solicitor?

    Choosing a Conveyancer or Conveyancing Solicitor?

    What does a Conveyancer do? Buying a house can be a tricky business and is one of the major stresses we face in our lives. The process of transferring ownership of a property has many legal aspects to be dealt with and should only to be handed by a professional in the field. This is

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    Stamp Duty-how much will we have to pay?

    Stamp Duty- How much will we have to pay?

    Don’t forget to budget for Stamp Duty Buying a house is expensive, not only are house prices considerably higher than in previous years but the added fee’s in order to make the purchase can soon add up. One such fee that many people forget to take into consideration is stamp duty, or land tax as

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