Archive for May 22nd, 2013

Questions you need to ask your estate agent, including 'does the blueprint allow for a home extension?'

RICS has called for the compulsory regulation of estate agents – here are some questions your estate agent should be able to answer!

Since the government’s various initiatives to assist first time buyers were introduced, the UK has seen an increase of activity in the property market, with more and more people being able to get their fair share of the housing pie. However, new statistics reveal that almost a third of first time buyers do not have a good understanding of the purchase process, despite it being perhaps the biggest and most important purchase they’ll ever make. Almost a third also claimed that their agents failed to advise them of the process during the transaction. Read more