How Do I Value My Home?

Value my home

Not even an experienced estate agent can value a UK property with total accuracy. This isn’t an exact science — it’s educated guesswork. Estate agents buy and sell homes every week, so they’re often best placed to estimate local property values. But this doesn’t mean you stop doing the guesswork yourself. Search the Internet for more

Do I Need Indemnity Insurance When Selling a House?

Indemnity insurance

Imagine you sold a house six months ago. Now imagine you received a legal letter this morning about possible defects with the property. The buyer is claiming thousands to cover repair costs. What do you do? If you didn’t inform the buyer about the defects before contracts were exchanged, you might be liable for their more

Can I Sell a House with Asbestos?

Can i sell a house with asbestos?

While asbestos is widely regarded as a construction evil of the 20th century, it’s been around far longer than most people realise. Asbestos was, in fact, used by both the Roman and Persian Empires. The substance is a great insulator and fire-resistant. It also conducts electricity well. This cost-effective material was used to provide safe more

My Ex Has Stopped Paying the Mortgage — What Next?

My ex has stopped paying the mortgage

A divorce is usually a stressful and emotional event — more so when it involves joint home ownership. If your ex has stopped paying the mortgage, it’s important to understand your legal position and your responsibilities. We’ve put together a short guide on what to do when a joint homeowner neglects their financial obligations. Who more