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So you’re looking to move home? The process of moving home is usually for positive reasons, like moving to a new area, buying a larger property or because you’re starting a family or perhaps a new job? It’s often said that the process of moving home can be stressful and traumatic but it needn’t be, at least not from the perspective of your existing mortgage finances.
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There are a lot of costs associated with moving house, from stamp duty, survey costs, estate agents fees etc… No wonder that some people decide moving is too stressful and expensive, and decide instead to extend their current home.
Mortgage advice for expats looking to buy a property in the UK after living abroad for a number of years.
It’s the start of a New Year and the time when homeowners will be considering if now is the time to move, improve or just stay put and love the home they’re in...
Buying agent and market commentator Henry Pryor gives his perspective on what its like to be a home buyer in the current UK housing market.
As we prepare to welcome in Spring, look forward to lighter evenings, greener fields and the madness of the March Hare, it’s time to have a look at one area of the mortgage market that’s been a little perplexing to those on the...
In his article about remortgaging (or rather, the lack of it) Alistair Hargreaves asked why some clients have not moved from one provider to another.
In situations where remortgaging fees are not prohibitive, it might look crazy...
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