The cost of selling a house

18 July, 2022

 The invisible cost of selling a house.

So you have decided to sell your house!  There is certainly plenty for you to think about having made such a big decision and one of the most important aspects to consider is how much it will cost you to sell your house.

As the cost involved is not negligible and will certainly affect your spending power when it comes to how much you can afford for your next property, it is well worth taking the time to consider all the possible costs involved.

Top tips on moving house with a cat

16 March, 2022

In all the excitement of finding a new home and getting everything organised for the date of the move, you may well have forgotten plans for your cat! Moving house with a cat is not as daunting as it sounds and with careful planning can go smoothly with the minimum of stress for both you and your treasured puss!

If You Won The Lottery, Where Would Your Dream Home Be?

28 October, 2021

London, Cornwall, Scotland or Manchester? New Survey Reveals Where We All Dream Of Living

If you won the lottery, where in the UK would you buy your dream home? The place you’ll live between travelling the world maybe. Maybe that won’t happen but it’s good to think that it might!

A new survey commissioned by Get An Offer has put that very question to potential property buyers .... and the answers may surprise you.

Beware of ‘we buy any house’ scams!

15 October, 2021

10 tips to keep you safe, tips to avoid fraud and getting ripped off.

Selling a house can take a long time and not everyone, unfortunately, has the time to wait (sometimes months) for a property purchase to sell and complete. The allure of a quick house sale brings many to the unregulated sector of quick house sales. A lot of ads for ‘we buy any home’ promoting success and happy faces. 

We say unregulated as unfortunately the sector is and anyone claiming to be regulated is incorrect and should be a warning signal to you.

We’re going to cover on this page everything you’ll need to know to stay safe and avoid getting scammed by ‘we buy any houses’ companies.

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10 ways how to reduce the costs of moving

17 August, 2021

Moving house is expensive and the major cost is hiring a good removal company to transport your possessions from A to B and place all the pieces of furniture and numerous packing boxes in the correct rooms in your new home. Unfortunately, removal companies have recently increased their charges by 10-15% so that they can offer higher wages to attract more drivers following the post-Brexit driver shortage.  

Beach Huts: From Humble Abode To Highly Sought After

23 June, 2021

Beach huts have been a site synonymous with our great British beaches for many years. Once upon a time, they were little more than a useful storage solution for seaside supplies, but today they have been transformed into something spectacular. From luxurious cabins on the coast to beautiful boltholes, beach huts come in all styles, sizes and setups.

95% mortgages explained

95% Mortgages Explained: Everything You Need To Know

02 June, 2021

The UK government recently announced that people can buy a home with just a 5% deposit, in a bid to help more people get on the property ladder and own their home. The 95% Mortgage Guarantee Scheme will be available from many major mortgage lenders. Launching in April 2021 and the scheme was introduced in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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10 Spring Cleaning Tips To Help Sell Your House

17 May, 2021

There are not many people who genuinely enjoy housework. Having said that, a real good incentive to get cleaning is the fact that if you are planning to sell your house, giving it a through clean beforehand can actually add value to your property. Here are our 10 spring cleaning tips to help sell your house.

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A 2 bedroom flat for £1. But what did it sell for?

22 April, 2021

When GetAnOffer estate agency were asked to market a property in Schooner Street, Barrow-in-Furness, like always they did their research to assess the prices in the neighbourhood and work out the best method of sale.

Can £1 buy a new home?

19 March, 2021

Could you buy a property for just £1?

House Buy Fast Review

21 December, 2020

House Buy Fast are a property buying company located in Worthing, West Sussex. One of the fastest house buying companies in the industry. 
8 Steps to Get House Ready to Sell

8 Steps to Get House Ready to Sell

30 April, 2020

8 easy steps to get your house ready to sell. 

#FiveToSurvive Challenge - St Barnabas Hospice

23 April, 2020

We are supporting Home Sale Hub in raising money for St Barnabas Hospice, Worthing with their Five to Survive challenge.

We’ve innovated to get the property market un-stuck

16 April, 2020

Today I am delighted to announce the launch of our brand new online auction service. We’ve tailored it for this unique lock-down property market to get property un-stuck and sold.

Where to buy your DIY supplies this Bank Holiday weekend

10 April, 2020

Where to buy your improvement supplies without leaving home this Easter

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