How To Get The Perfect Home  – Rightsurvey’s Psychology of House Buying

How To Get The Perfect Home – Rightsurvey’s Psychology of House Buying

With any major purchase decision there are a number of psychological decision-making stages that we, as buyers, go through.  Buying a property is the biggest and most drawn out purchase decision most of us make in our entire lives. So understanding these stages can...
Mortgage Linked Life Insurance and Medical Reports

Mortgage Linked Life Insurance and Medical Reports

  My Mortgage Lender Wants Me To Take Out Life Insurance – Should I Be Worried?   Lenders sometimes insist on you taking out life insurance cover as a condition of the mortgage. This may apply in cases where applicants are of a certain age or have an...
Legal Problems – Unregistered Title

Legal Problems – Unregistered Title

  Unregistered Title and Delays Getting Title Deeds   There are still some rare cases where the title, or ownership, of a property is still ‘unregistered’. This might be the case for example where the house in question has been in the same family for donkeys’...
Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: Legal Problems – Part One

Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: Legal Problems – Part One

  Legal Problems –  Delays   Whether you’re buying or selling property, the process always seems to be afflicted by inexplicably long delays. In earlier blogs we stressed the importance of selecting the right solicitor/conveyancer. This is because a...
Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: Buildings Insurance Problems

Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: Buildings Insurance Problems

  What If You Can’t Get Buildings Insurance? Surveyors doing mortgage valuation inspections are normally asked to comment in the lender’s report on any matters of concern, particularly where there could be implications for arranging buildings insurance. This can...
Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: The Surveyor Finds Defects

Reasons Property Deals Fall Through: The Surveyor Finds Defects

  Significant defects are spotted by your surveyor – will it cause the deal to fall through?   Any major defects noted in your survey will need to be translated into hard cash. This means arranging builders’ quotes or obtaining specialist reports, typically...