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Lettings fee changes: What it means for you as a tenant

Claudia Green, Head of Lettings at Winkworth shares the ins and outs of what the Tenant Fees Act 2019 means for both landlords and their tenants.

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July 16, 2019

Everything you need to do before moving house

Find out what you need to do and who you need to tell when you're moving house with our definitive checklist.

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June 25, 2019

Brexit relief brings back buyer confidence

Following developments at the end of March signalling a softer exit from the EU, Winkworth has seen a significant increase in buyer interest, with 26.8% more applicants registering* since 22nd March.  Winkworth also reports a 23.5% rise in sales agreed** over the same period, putting this down to a surge in confidence now that a softer Brexit is more likely and people are deciding to...

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May 10, 2019

How to go about building an extension

Building an extension can be a sure fire way to add space and value to your property. From planning permission to costs, here’s what you need to know.

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May 03, 2019

Winkworth Guide: The true cost of moving house

We can all agree that buying a house is a huge financial commitment, so it’s important to have an understanding of the costs involved in order to make the process as smooth as possible. Although your mortgage is by far the biggest financial outlay you make, it is by no means the only one.

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April 15, 2019

Mortgages: what you need to know right now

We catch up with Trinity Financial's Communications Director Aaron Strutt, for an update on how the mortgage market is faring, what trends are appearing, and what rates are currently available for buyers.

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April 10, 2019

What do estate agents look for when valuing a property?

Estate agents value so many properties in the course of their lives that they can almost do it on auto-pilot. But they are taking into account a whole range of factors which, taken together, hold the key to the market value of a property. Here are some of the main ones.

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February 25, 2019

Solicitors’ fees for selling a house: What you need to know

To help make your house move go as smoothly as possible, you’ll need to find yourself a good solicitor. We look into the process and the usual solicitors fees for selling a house.

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February 15, 2019

What to Ask on a House Viewing

Once you’ve found your dream home, it can be easy to get overly excited. Here we’ve got a definitive list of what to ask on a house viewing so that you are well-equipped to make that final decision.

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January 31, 2019

What has affected the UK property market over the last ten years?

Over the last 10 years we have seen a number of factors influence the UK property market, we take a look at the effect this has had on the current climate.

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December 04, 2018

Your requirements as a landlord

As a landlord, it’s imperative you know what your requirements are and how to put these into practice.

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November 08, 2018

Landlord Regulations: What you need to know

When renting a property, it's imperative that you keep up to date with landlord regulations. We take a look at what you need to do.

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October 25, 2018