5 Things To Consider When Buying A New Home

A home is likely to be the most expensive purchase you’ll ever make, yet it’s easy to think emotionally or act impatiently when weighing up your options. Here are five things your potential new home should be. 1. Sound Is it in danger of falling down or likely to need major repair or improvement? Would work need to be carried out in the …

The Importance Of Having A Survey

The recent partial collapse of a detached property in Kings Norton, Birmingham is a stark reminder of the importance of having a survey when purchasing a property. The incident happened on the 2nd June when a recently purchased property worth £475,000 collapsed after builders had been working on the property on behalf of the new owners. Investigations …

Helping you choose the right survey

RICS Home Surveys Information Sheet Why is a survey report important?  Because forewarned is forearmed.  Choosing the right survey will highlight any serious defects and help you consider the risks involved before you commit to the process of buying a property. There are three types of survey with each of the report types providing you with clear …

My 3 peaks challenge

My blogs are usually property related, however…. as well as my passions for property I have other loves in life; one of which being ‘fitness’. I use this term loosely as it probably best describes how much I enjoy all things ‘keep fit’ from the gym, too team sports, solo sports, leisurely activities as well as eating well and looking after …