Blog Archive

Future proof: how to add lasting value to your home

Upgrading your surroundings for maximum comfort; opening the door to a place that fills you with joy; adding value for when you come to sell, rent, or refinance: these are all meaningful and valuable considerations for you and your future.

Written by: Vince Laurella

MOVE FASTER: HOW TO SELL QUICKLY AND GET THE BEST PRICE

There are many positives to finding a buyer while your home is truly hot property, and we like to call them the FIVE Ps: price, photography, presentation, profile and passion.

Written by: VINCE LAURELLA

CHOICES CHOICES: HOW TO CHOOSE A BUY-TO-LET PROPERTY

What kind of property makes a good rental investment? Is it better to buy an old or new home? What sort of location will attract the tenants you want? And what should you look for to avoid buying into hassle?

Written by: Vince Laurella

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