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What is let property insurance?

If you have bought or otherwise come into property to let, you are effectively running a business in which the principal asset is, of course, the building and your income stream the rents you collect from your tenants. It is important to establish this essentially commercial aspect of owning let property. This is the key to understanding how and why let property insurance (or landlord’s insurance or buy to...

5 Great ways to save money on your mortgage

While taking out a mortgage is obviously ideal for purchasing property or any other big money buy, it could very plausibly put you into more debt than you have ever had. Naturally, then, it’s in your interest to relieve the financial burden of a mortgage whenever and wherever you can. In this article, we look at five ways in which you can trim your mortgage’s costs. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration...

How homeowners can save loads of money when it’s time to sell up

If you have reached a stage where you would like to sell your home, it’s worth treading carefully to assess how you could trim costs of selling your house. After all, you could find that there are actually many ways in which you can do this. Therefore, by simply selling your home in the most obvious and traditional manner, you could end up spending lots of money that you could have saved had you been...

5 Ways to Save Money on Parking Costs

Every car trip we make starts and finishes with a parking space. And as the average UK license holder takes 14 car trips per week, that’s around 1,500 parking spaces that the typical Brit has to find every year. Of course, many of those spaces will be on our own driveway or street, but paying for parking is an unavoidable cost for drivers, and one we all hate, especially in larger cities where central parking...

10 Ways to Style Your Home on a Budget

Is your home décor in need of a facelift? Are you a renter looking for ways to decorate without spending too much? Styling your house or flat doesn’t have to be an extravagant affair. Small touches are all you need to make your home look amazing, and these ten tips will help you get started: 1.Display your belongings proudly This is a particularly good trick in the kitchen. If you’re buying new gadgets...

This week’s biggest bargain for 119 property buyers!

This Thursday, there is a huge opportunity for first time buyers looking for a home around London. Luton in Bedfordshire, famous for hat-making, and Vauxhall Motors, has over 100 apartments up for grabs this week (119 to be exact). The Landmark development in Luton, Bedfordshire, will offer a variety of new studio, one and two bedroom apartments, just a 10 minute walk from Luton station. Roll up, Roll up….Stunning...