October 16th 2017
Get moving before this festive season
If you are hoping to move home before Christmas then you have just over 11 weeks, not long but with the right planning it can still be achievable. So here’s our moving guide:
October 10th 2017
Landlords: 1 April 2018 EPC regulations – minimum rating E
As from the 1st of April 2018 most properties that are rented out privately will have to have an EPC, Energy Performance Certificate with a rating of E or above.
October 4th 2017
How to choose between a traditional agent or an on-line agent?
Who to use to sell your home has become somewhat of a mine field over the past few years, with hundreds of on-line agencies popping up and promising lower rates verses a whole swathe of traditional agencies working on a percentage basis.
September 22nd 2017
Landlords: BTL retirement home?
Savvy Buy to Let investors are buying up retirement flats in order to top up their incomes - part of the attraction is that compared to other buy to let properties they offer good value for money with prices starting at around £200,000 for a one bedroom flat and with the option of moving into it later on in life if you wish.
September 20th 2017
Landlords: Is your agent carrying out the right tenant checks?
An interesting article this week highlighted the problems associated with rogue letting agents and inexperienced landlords not carrying out sufficient ID and financial checks when letting out properties.
September 20th 2017
Property Evening September 2017
Finch & Company and our sister company Goodfellows with support from EMS, Embrace Mortgage Services in association with the Old...
September 13th 2017
Pop down to our inaugural property evening
Finch and Company and our sister company Goodfellows with support from EMS, Embrace Mortgage Services in association with the Old Rutlishian’s Club, Poplar Road are hosting our first property event on Tuesday 19th September, 2017 between 7pm and 9pm.
September 6th 2017
Mortgage offers at record high
Over the past few years obtaining a mortgage has become harder, partly due to new rules and strict regulation put in place since the banking crises in 2008.
September 4th 2017
Bank of Mum and Dad help pay their kids rent
One of the largest UK lenders is expected to lend in the region of £2.3 billion to children who are having to rent.
August 30th 2017
The right price imperative for property buyers
In a recent survey conducted by Finch & Co it was revealed that 90% of property buyers thought that property price was the most important thing when looking to purchase a property, followed by the speed of sale at 35%.
August 28th 2017
Properties for sale in Surrey and SW London for under £600,000
If you are looking to purchase a property in Surrey or South West London here are some beautiful properties we currently have for sale.
August 24th 2017
2017 - What’s happening in the rental World
Despite reports that the average rent has decreased by £51 in February this year compared to last, the UK rental market still remains strong.