How to save money whilst renting

How to save money whilst renting

Just because you don’t own the property doesn’t mean that you don’t have some control over your bills! Here are some ideas on how you can save some pennies – If you look after the pennies, the pounds look after themselves! Hot Water Tank Jacket If have a water tank it could be a good […]

Conservatories – How much value do they add?

Conservatories - How much value do they add?

Home improvements are a big business these days, often people are wanting to get the best possible value for their home and look for ways of increasing that! Adding a conservatory can be a great way to add value to your home – its always an attractive selling point especially if your property sits upon […]

How to choose an Estate Agent

Next Home Estate & Letting Agents

Your first choice is whether you chose a traditional agent or an online agent. A traditional agent will have an office that you can visit and will often offer a much better service than an online agent and they will normally take care of the sale each step of the way in return for a […]

Fast broadband is now more important than schooling for house hunters!

Fast broadband is now more important than schooling for house hunters!

Recent research carried out on a group of 2,115 people has found that a fast broadband connection has risen up through the ranks of priorities when searching for a home. A recent survey carried out by broadband choices found that a fast and reliable broadband connection was topping the charts above being close to good […]

Do ‘Premium Listings’ and ‘Featured Properties’ help sell your home?

Do ‘Premium Listings’ and ‘Featured Properties’ help sell your home?

Next Home believe they do! With the market being so competitive right now it is so important to make your property stand out from the crowd! Next Home have invested in both the latest technologies and trends to really make your property stand out from the competition. Both Property giants Rightmove and Zoopla offer Premium […]

What could possibly put people off purchasing your home?

What could possibly put people off purchasing your home?

Now, we know that most of the time people are very proud of the home they have and that they want every viewer to feel the same way! So, we thought we’d tell you some points that might put people off your property, although unfortunately some of them you can’t do much about! Research conducted […]

Top tips for First Time Buyers!

Top tips for First Time Buyers!

When you make the decision to purchase a home, the whole process can seem pretty daunting – so, we’ve got a few top tips to try and make the process easier! Get your sums right Make sure that you get all your costings sorted so you don’t get any surprise bills! Your solicitor and mortgage […]

Do you dream of owning a million pound house?

Do you dream of owning a million pound house?

Often, this is something that many of us dream about. Apart from owning a beautiful property that is likely to be situated in some gorgeous garden grounds and that you could play a great game of hide and seek in, what are the costs of owning such a home? Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT) […]

Best brands to furnish your rental property?

Best brands to furnish your rental property?

Furnishing your rental property can be a great way to increase the yield so, we thought we’d give you a few ideas for where you can find reasonably priced furniture for your investment! Ikea – Always a popular one! Gumtree – A favourite for bargain hunters, maybe you fancy some up-cycling! Wayfair – They regularly […]