How important is getting on the property ladder?

Having children, advancing in your career or getting married – all of us have different goals in life. However, now research shows young people rank getting on the property ladder as more important than any of these.  A study into the attitudes among under 40s, points...


How to keep the kids entertained during the Easter holiday.

Trying to keep the kids occupied during the Easter school holiday can be a daunting time for parents, especially as certain day trips are not always within all our budgets. We thought we would offer some tips to help you achieve a stress free, fun holiday for you and your family...


Getting your full deposit back at the end of your tenancy.

When returning the keys to your landlord at the end of a tenancy, you’ll want to ensure you get the full deposit back. This shouldn’t be a problem, if you take good care of the property during your tenancy and pay your rent on time. If you haven’t taken care of...


Gaining planning permission tips.

If you are thinking about modifying or extending your property , you may need to apply for planning permission. Here are some tips to make sure your application goes through.  You should make sure you find a good local architect , they will have a better understanding of...