Gocompare.com have revealed the top 20 things putting people off from buying a property. Damp is seen to be the biggest “no no” for potential purchasers, with 70% saying they wouldn’t buy a property with damp patches, and stained ceilings/walls, while 63% of people said they would avoid homes in a state of disrepair.
When your house is on the market, you will have people coming round to view the property, here are some tips on showing people around your home.
Questions to ask your estate agent before instruction:
The majority of estate agents will charge a percentage of the property sale as their commission.
How to get onto the property ladder
People are genuinely finding it difficult to get on the property ladder and secure their first mortgage with house prices rising. Even saving up for the deposit can seem like a huge task. Here are some tips to help on how to get yourself into the best position to buy your first home.
Most people’s complaint when moving home is the length of time that it takes. So we’ve got some great tips that will help things moving quicker, and speed up the house move.