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Listed Buildings

July 14, 2021
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Things to consider when buying a listed property. Making a historic building your home is a truly wonderful thing, there are just a few details to be mindful of before making that commitment. Buildings of special architectural interest are protected by being listed by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport under the Planning (listed buildings and conservation areas) Act 1990, on advice from Historic England. You can search the list here https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/ The
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DIY Selling Tips

July 8, 2021
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No.1 De-Clutter and De-Personalise You'll be packing up your home before the big move, so why not start early? Sort out what you'll be taking with you and what you won't. Sell anything worth selling and charity shop the rest. Buyers like to be able to picture themselves living in a property, so if there’s too much clutter, or too many personal items, it becomes difficult for them to visualise themselves living there. Remove excessive family photographs and replace with wall art, remove ornament
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Probate Problems

July 2, 2021
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Having to deal with the sale of a loved ones property at the same time as grieving is not a good mix, but often the stress doesn’t come from the actual sale, or even the dreaded task of cancelling utility providers and clearing possessions, but the painful process of probate. We talk to our very own Wayne Bird about his battles selling a probate property. Wayne is straight to the point with the following warnings and advice. ‘’Should you have the unfortunate task of having to sell a property