The term ‘Problem property’ covers a lot. It includes damp, subsidence, fire damage and boundary disputes. When a property gets hit by any of these afflictions they can become almost impossible to sell, but there are options.
Retiring is an inevitable part of life, it bringing with it its own unique costs and expenses. Property often holds a lot of funds that need to be accessed to cover the twilight years.
People often underestimate the stress that comes with dealing with an estate after the death of a loved one - particularly when that involves an inherited property. Between sad memories, house clearances and tied up capital the process can be tough.
Getting on the property ladder is hard and the government Help-to-Buy scheme will stop by 2017 but there are still ways to step onto the first rung, particularly if parents decide to downsizing and provide the deposit.
Getting divorced is a sad reality for many couples and can lead to animosity and stress. Property is often a big sticking point in the process and deciding what to do with the house is an important step.
We share some top tips on how to best describe your property with local amenities and infrastructure in mind.
So you’ve retired from work and the kids have flown the nest; now could be the ideal time to rethink your living situation too.
If you are selling your house you will know that buyers always try to get the lowest price possible, but read on to find out how you,as a seller, can have the power of influence.