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New wave of foreign property buyers in the UK

The post BREXIT weak pound is drawing in foreign property buyers. As reported in The i newspaper this week, foreign property moguls are expected to cash in on the post BREXIT weak pound. It is expected that foreign money will pour into London and the British Property market in the coming weeks and months before the pound goes back up in value. […]

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Property and Mortgage Market Predictions 2016

It’s hard to believe we’re well in to Spring, it seems like only last week we were toasting in the New Year. They say time flies when you’re having fun and it’s been an extremely busy first quarter to the year here at Number One Mortgages. This is usually a good indication of some significant changes in the property and […]

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Understanding leasehold

Leasehold Property, when should you extend your lease?

Leasehold Property, understanding lease extensions. If you have purchased or are purchasing a property as a leasehold, it is worthwhile understanding your statutory rights for a lease extension. The Act enables leaseholders to apply for a further 90 year lease which will be added to your current, unexpired lease term. To qualify for this application you will have to have […]

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online vs traditional estate agent

Online vs traditional estate agencies

In this article we investigate online vs traditional estate agencies to see who comes out top! I do understand the allure of an online agency vs a traditional agency, it’s the new craze and even Sarah Beeny from Channel 4 property programme fame has jumped on the bandwagon! So what is an online agency? It serves the same purpose as […]

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Moving to Brighton Marina

Moving to Brighton Marina

We have probably all heard about the dramatic growth in property prices across London and the commuter belt, and it’s precisely this which has spurred some City livers to reconsider their town house in favour of a better value home and more relaxed lifestyle at one of the UK’s harbor or Marina villages. The increased demand for properties in the marina areas of […]

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Seaside home buying in Portslade

Our very own town of Portslade has been recognised as one of the most affordable seaside spots for home buyers in the South East. Bognor, Worthing, Eastbourne and Hastings all feature too. Investors in property within Portslade will have seen an average 44.2% growth in their home value in the last 10 years. The average growth for the South East […]

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Moving to Brighton?

London by the sea, Brighton is a bustling hub of culture, nightlife and sea side. There’s no wonder it’s home to so many London City workers. If you’re considering moving to Brighton and commuting to London here’s our mini guide which gives you a local’s insight into some of the best bits Brighton has to offer as well as some […]

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Home Improvements

Remortgage to add value to your home

Last week I was spreading the word about the amazing mortgage deals that are out there at the moment, and how re-mortgaging is frequently a NO-BRAINER. Read ‘A Word on Remortgaging’ Blog here.   This week I want to tell you how you could use additional funds (if you remortgage to raise the money it may actually not end up […]

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House Price Rise

Property prices on the rise?

Predictions are varied, but all seem to be hinting that property prices are still on the rise. Property prices have been a hot topic in the press over the last few weeks following a very lively 2014. During last year we saw double digit growth in the summer, somewhat unexpectedly, and a very healthy rate of growth overall. But what can we […]

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