What If There’s A Right Of Way Over Your Property?

What If There’s A Right Of Way Over Your Property?

  Ramblers Welcome?   It’s Day One in your new home. Suddenly you spy a party of ramblers hiking across your garden. Turns out they have a perfect legal right to cross your land (land is legally referred to as ‘property’). So how can you tell if there’s a hidden right...
Covid-19 and House Prices – How Is CoronaVirus Affecting The Property Market?

Covid-19 and House Prices – How Is CoronaVirus Affecting The Property Market?

Covid-19 and House Prices   What determines house prices?  The media routinely blame estate agents for inflating the property market. But dogmatic vendors often have over-optimistic ideas about what their home is worth. And woe betide any estate agent who dares...
Buying A Property – Do I Need Insurance Cover At Exchange Of Contracts?

Buying A Property – Do I Need Insurance Cover At Exchange Of Contracts?

Exchange of Contracts – Insuring Yourself Against Things Going Wrong    It seems rather unfair that, even though you won’t actually be living in the home you’re buying until you move in on the day of completion, as the buyer you are legally...
Have you checked your property’s EPC ? – Energy Performance Certificate

Have you checked your property’s EPC ? – Energy Performance Certificate

Why you need to check your home’s EPC rating   By law, anyone selling or letting a property must get it professionally assessed so it’s marketed with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) in place. This is normally something estate agents offer to...