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Major Push For Agents To Disclose Their Referral Fees

Back in March 2019, the National Trading Standards Estate & Letting Agency Team (NTSELAT) created guidelines stating that estate agents must disclose to customers in writing, at the earliest opportunity, details of referral fees they received  from other suppliers, such as mortgage or conveyancing providers.These guidelines were the result of a government request for more transparency

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Making An Offer On A Property

Buying And Selling Houses. Once you have found the perfect property, you need to decide how much to offer for it. Do you put in a high offer to secure the deal or make a low offer and risk losing your dream home? We are going to take a look at some of the best

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What Is A Property Chain And How Do I Manage One?

What Is A Property Chain? A property chain is a sequence of property sales that must all happen at the same time. You are in a chain if you are buying from someone who also needs to buy a property, and so on. A property chain is created when these transactions all depend on each

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Should I Use One Or More Agents To Sell My Home?

When you decide to sell your home, it's only natural to want to discover all the best ways to ensure a smooth and predictable sale but there is a lot of contradictory advice about, which is quite confusing when you have to make decisions about your most valuable asset. Compare estate agents here In this

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First Time Sellers: Preparing To Sell Your Home

When it comes to selling a property for the first time, there are many things to consider. In this post, we will offer some of our best tips on timing, presentation, which estate agent to choose, and much more so that when you’re ready to put your property on the market, you’ll be in the

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Tips for Finding the Best Estate Agent

Finding an estate agent can be complicated. Besides looking for someone who can sell your home as quickly as possible, you’d also want a good salesperson who can negotiate a good offer. You don’t want to go for someone just because they give your property a high valuation—here are things that can help you choose

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5 Factors That Determine a Real Estate’s Value

An estate agent puts a value on a property by considering multiple factors. It’s not simply about the property itself but also includes what surrounds it. So estate agents don’t just pick a number right off the top of their heads. They all perform property evaluations before deciding on a number. Here are some of

Undeniable Reasons to Work With An Estate Agent

The majority of individuals nowadays are perplexed as to why they still need estate agents in the twenty-first century. However, you must keep in mind that buying a home is one of the most significant investments you will ever make. After all, it’s a place where you'll spend a lot of time with or without

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7 Questions To Ask Your Estate Agent If Your Home Hasn’t Sold

If your house has been on the market for more than three months, there are some questions you need to ask your estate agent to find out why it hasn’t sold or had much interest yet. You are paying them a good fee so it’s only fair you ask what they are going to do

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Home for Sale? Ask Your Estate Agent These Questions

When you are looking to put your home up for sale,you will work with your chosen estate agent to come up with an appropriate plan of action. You are paying them a good fee so it’s only fair you ask what they are going to do for you. The best estate agents will be able to