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Top tips for buyers

Top tips for buyers

Recent findings from the Home Owners Alliance has suggested it takes an average of six months to buy a house, whereas it takes only ten weeks for buyers to make their first offer. Whether you are buying your first, second or third home, it is crucial you present yourself to be a smart, attractive buyer […]

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Development proposals and your local authority search

Development proposals and your local authority search

When it comes to choosing a new home, your future surroundings can be as important as the building itself. But could somebody else’s development plans affect your property? Susan Ward, a residential conveyancing expert with Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, looks at the planning and development information a local authority search will reveal, and offers […]

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Top tips for sellers

Every seller dreams of a quick sale while still getting the best possible price for their house. On average it takes 102 days to sell a house, with most sellers getting an offer in three months, according to a recent report from the Post Office. While estate agents will be able to help with the […]

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Buying a home for your retirement: five things you need to consider

The United Kingdom’s population is aging rapidly and, fortunately, higher living standards mean most of us will enjoy a long and active retirement.  As we grow older our housing needs often change and, if you are approaching retirement you may have already started to think about your options. In this article, Susan Ward, residential conveyancing […]

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