Key reasons to why Swindon’s housing market is booming

Swindon property sales are more buoyant than ever. Property prices are not only extremely competitive here, but quicker to sell. In a March 2017 survey of lowest average number of days property spends on the market in Britain’s towns and boroughs, Swindon comes a dizzying third. Homes for sale in Swindon are snapped up on… read more

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Making the decision to downsize

There are many reasons why you might consider downsizing your home when you get to a certain age and the children have left home. But also a number of considerations it’s best you know about in advance. On one hand, a smaller home is easier to clean and to maintain both inside and outside in… read more

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Things to consider when decorating your house

Considering decorating your house to attract prospective buyers? Always bear in mind that you won’t be making the changes to suit your own personal taste and preferences, what you would choose as your living space. Your only goal is to show your home at its very best to potential buyers. Decorating your house in neutral… read more

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Tips to make your home easier to sell

Are you looking for a quick sale to move on to your next home? Are you at the same time trying to achieve the best price for your property? And not looking to spend so much in doing so, money that you could be sinking into your next home? Here are some tips for those… read more

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The Moovahome team increase

  We’re happy to announce that we have taken on a new recruit and proud too to introduce her to you. Kim Carta has joined the Sales and Lettings team at Moovahome. In doing so, she has bolstered our team and become our sixth full-time team member. In professional terms, Kim brings to the post… read more

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What will happen to house prices after the budget

On 22nd November 2017, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, delivered his Autumn budget. The headlining announcement was a restructuring of stamp duty charges, designed to encourage first-time buyers. Here we take a look at the impact this might have on houses for sale in Swindon. Stamp duty is a lump-sum tax that anyone buying… read more

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How to budget for renting a house

Be excited by renting a new place. And enjoy your time in your rental home by freeing yourself from financial pressures. Get organised from the start. Firstly, it’s best to calculate your monthly budget on any property you’re considering, just so you know whether it’s affordable or not. You’ll need to pay household bills and… read more

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Moving day – What happens

Come moving home day, the big exciting start-of-a-new-era day, the next big adventure, what actually happens? Well, sometimes it all goes smoothly, sometimes not, really. It all depends on how things pan out with payments before you can get your hands on the keys to your new front door. This is Completion Day. The completion… read more

Selling your house – What happens

Your house is on the market and you’re open for viewings, when suddenly you’ve got interest. You’ve got a buyer. What do you do next? Here’s a brief guide. Firstly, you’ll need a solicitor. They will deal with the transfer of the ownership of your property in a legal process called conveyancing. The solicitor will… read more

Why do you need a property management company

If you’re looking to rent out a property, why would you choose to use a property management company? You have to pay them, right? Why would you take less than you could get managing the property on your own? Here are some compelling reasons you might consider. If you’re not happy collecting rent on a… read more