Andy Churchill March 10, 2017 No Comments

An Investors Guide to Sourcing Property

Provided that you know what you’re doing, buying property and then selling it on for a higher price is a great way to earn a living. But if you aren’t able to effectively track down those undervalued, high-potential purchases, then your success will assuredly be limited.

When it comes to sourcing property, would-be investors have many different avenues to explore. Ideally, you’ll want to decide on just two or three of them, to avoid overcomplicating things and spreading your efforts too thinly.

Different sorts of purchase will require different skills. Select the few that you’re going to be good at: if you’re personable and charming, then making face-to-face contact on the doorstep might yield better results than a leafleting campaign.

With that in mind, let’s take a look at the available sourcing options. Read more

Andy Churchill February 24, 2017 No Comments

Purchase Options Explained

The term ‘purchase option’, also sometimes referred to as a ‘lease option’ might seem technical – but don’t let that fool you. They refer to simple concepts, albeit ones which require a certain amount of experience and detail to explain. Here, we explain exactly what it means, along with the pros, cons, and alternatives. Read more

Unusual Places to Sell Your Home

keysWhen it comes to selling your home, selling fast is a dream come true for most people. But things don’t always go to plan when using conventional methods and your property can be advertised with agencies for months before any serious interest is generated. With that in mind, and technology right at forefront of our everyday lives, using other methods to advertise is becoming an increasingly easy thing to do, and if you’re willing to take on some of the admin work yourself and don’t mind arranging viewings, it can have a real impact.

Here we’re going to take a look at some of the alternative advertising methods available and how they can benefit you and the property you’re hoping to sell.

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Selling Your Home: A Glossary

alphabetHave you ever been reading through something or listening to someone and what’s been said has gone completely over the top of your head? The answer is most likely a big yes, and we completely know how you feel on this one.

Selling your house can very much be one of those occasions where the jargon becomes overwhelming and confusing… definitely something that isn’t welcome in an already stressful situation.

Here we’re going to take a look at some of the most important but not necessarily very clear terms that you’ll come across when selling your house, and we’re going to explain what they mean. Hopefully we’ll be able to take away some of that confusion and make a stressful time just that little bit easier.

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A Checklist for Selling Your Home

checklistSelling your home can be stressful at the best of times, and usually the biggest stress of all is getting everything organised. With paperwork for this and paperwork for that, not to mention the mammoth job of packing up all of your worldly possessions, things can go wrong quite quickly.

In a bid to help with organisation, here we’re going to provide you with a checklist for all of the documents that you’ll need as you prepare to sell your home.

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