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Low Cost Online Estate Agents Challenge High Value Realtors

Coupled with reduced sales, competition from online agents has left 27% of the UK’s estate agents struggling for business. Property technology is on the rise and even traditional agents are increasingly using digital technology and social media to promote properties. Research carried out by the large online agent Purplebricks revealed that 60% of house buying […]

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4 Ways To Build A Safe Environment For Your Elderly Parents

Your parents will likely be set on remaining independent in their own home for as long as possible. You can help them achieve their goal by making their lives that little bit easier, manageable, and safer. If you’re concerned for their welfare, but they’re still relatively active and able, then visit their home to see […]

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Keeping pests away from your home – what you should do

Pests are not something you can just ignore. If mice are chewing the wiring in your property, cockroaches are spreading bacteria or termites are destroying the wooden structure of your home, you need to take action. The longer you take to act, the more damage can be done and the more likely it is that […]

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Covering Your Bases: When Do You Need a Contractors Insurance?

As a tradesperson, you’re an important part of our society; it’s thanks to you that the living space that we occupy is functional, comfortable, and in a good shape. However, due to the very nature of this business, you often find yourself in a position where you’re self-employed, and when taking on new jobs, there’s […]

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5 Tips for Picking the Right Mortgage Broker

Experts believe that the size of the UK mortgage industry will increase between 2018 and 2019. This is mainly due to a more liquid marketplace and lower interest rates. If you are hoping to secure a mortgage, it is always wise to address a handful of issues. Let’s look at five methods which will enable […]

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Planning a New Design Project in Your Home

You might be thinking of a change of design in your home, or want to start transforming a new home with your personal style. Or you might want to create a wow factor in your house when you’re putting it on the market. Whatever your reasons for contemplating a change, there are a number of […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Buy A Holiday Home by the Ocean

Sparkling sea, glittering sun, soft golden sand. There’s nothing quite like the beach! If you’re in the market for a holiday home, or just thinking about your options at this stage, it’s handy to know the benefits of choosing a place by the ocean. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at five of […]

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How to Find the Right Local Electrician

If you need some electrical work done urgently or you just want to have the right person lined up in case you have an emergency, you’ll need to find the right electrician. The reality is, there are tons of electricians in your local area and a quick look either online or in the paper will […]

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What Are the Different Commercial Leases?

When it comes to renting property, there are different leases available for both residential and commercial properties. Making sure that the lease is understood in full is important and any potential renter should be fully acquainted with the terms of the lease before signing any agreement. Commercial leases are typically quite different to residential and […]

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Why A Portable Generator Is A Must For Every Home

It is not uncommon to find a generator within a home. A generator provides back up power in case of poor weather conditions, as well as power during recreational activities like camping or tailgating. As we are all highly dependent on all of our devices these days, a generator allows you to continue using your […]

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Ways to Finance your First Home

Getting on the property market for the first time can be a difficult task.  It is much more complicated than it used to be, making it harder for first time buyers than ever before.  Due to this, people may need to think of more inventive ways to finance their first home to make that first […]

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How to create wonderful bedrooms

If you’ve been considering it for a while and are finally ready to transform your property, you should start with your bedrooms because this is a brilliant opportunity for you to give all of your loved ones a unique space to enjoy. You will also be left with a safe haven to call your own. […]

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5 Driveway Ideas That Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Having great curb appeal is one of the most important ways to contribute to your home’s overall value. It makes sense, right? You wouldn’t spend weeks preparing for that important job interview, then roll out of bed and head there without brushing your teeth or changing out of your pajamas. Curb appeal matters. There’s no […]

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