What is the ‘Six Month Rule’, and why do we have it?

Put simply, the ‘Six Month Rule’ says that if you buy a property you can’t finance or refinance within six months of purchase. Or, if you finance or refinance a property, you can’t then refinance within 6 months of financing or refinancing. So, as an example, if you buy a […]

5 ways to increase your property’s value by adding an extra bedroom

David Knight from roof window retailer Roof Windows 4 You tells us how you can add an extra bedroom to your home to increase its value. Across the UK, adding extra accommodation to a three-bedroom house could increase its value by around 43%, according to research conducted by Safestore. But, […]

Things you should know about new constructions

Has building a new house on your property crossed your mind lately? Have you considered all the aspects of construction? Constructing a new house is not as simple as it may sound, in fact, it is quite a complicated process if professionals are not involved in the project. New constructions […]

The 15.5 BIG Property Mistakes that can Financially Ruin You

As a baby You made tons of mistakes. (Just stay with me here..) Trying to walk, falling, getting up, trying again, and falling.. Perhaps you bumped your head, cried and tried to be more careful. Imagine You decided to give up walking altogether? “This walking thing just isn’t gona’ work, […]

What can you expect from a builder – a good one that is

You can expect a builder – who is a member of the Builders Guild (or alternatively the Federation of Master Builders) to live up to their Code of Conduct. If they fail to do so, there is a prepared process of managing the dispute. This Code of Conduct is not […]