House-hunting can be a stressful exercise. No doubt you’ve made a list of important “must-have’s”, you’ve been given an accurate estimation of the finance you will qualify for, and you know what you can afford. The best way to purchase is by comparison. That means shopping around and looking at a number of properties that… Read More How Do I Know How Much to Offer?
Before making improvements to your property, consider what buyers look for when making a purchasing decision, and ensure you spend your money on the right sort of improvements. Some of the more obvious requirements for a buyer are property size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, location, and price. In most cases there is nothing you… Read More What Buyers Want in a Home
A lot has changed over the past 5 years when it comes to obtaining your mortgage bond. It’s important to know how the banks work if you want to stand a chance of getting the bond you need to purchase the property you want. “Back in the day”, in what we call “the good times”… Read More Improve Your Chances of Obtaining a Bond
So you’ve found the property you want. Now you need to make an offer to secure it. When making an offer there are 3 major aspects to consider: Price, Time, and Terms. All 3 of these aspects will hold importance to the seller and have a bearing on whether or not your offer is accepted.… Read More How to Make a Strong Offer to Purchase