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How to ask long-term tenants to leave

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If you’re buying a home it’s hard to look beyond its kerb-side appeal and its original features.  But looks aren’t everything.  You need to consider how you live and whether the property will cause you problems down the line. Here are our Top Ten Tips to Buying a Property.

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Take advantage of inheritance tax breaks

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There are plenty of great reasons to buy a new build: from the 10 year NHBC guarantee to the ability to design every little detail yourself. But new builds can also suffer from a host of problems, from construction faults and poorly fitted pipes to vibrating floorboards and even leaking excrement. If a new build is on your shopping list, here’s how to ensure your purchase is hassle-free.

 

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Many people are missing out on substantial inheritance tax perks because they are writing their own Wills or using cheap DIY services, rather than consulting a solicitor, according to industry experts. Yet more are missing out by doing probate work themselves, believing they can save money and completely unaware that more valuable tax reliefs may be available.

 

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Is there still money to be made in the buy to let market in the North of England.

 

 

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A recent case has highlighted the importance for owners of leasehold property to extend their lease early, in order to avoid paying hefty premiums.

 

 

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‘Going green’ could soon secure you a better mortgage deal, with incentives available for the most energy efficient borrowers.

 

 

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Buying your first home?  Here are 12 steps for getting on the housing ladder.

 

 

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What are the legal issues of buying with a Lifetime ISA?  Here we answer your questions in our quick guide to LISAs.

 

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Overpaid Stamp Duty on a second home?  Here's our quick guide to getting a refund.

 

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How to pricie your property to sell

 

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House selling tricks

 

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How to keep your mortgage deal if moving home

 

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How to release equity from my home

 

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A look at issues that affect your ability to get a mortgage

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New ways Mum and Dad can help with property purchases

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Pricing your home for a fast sale

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Buying a leasehold? Know the law!

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First time buyers – watch for new mortgage deals

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Winter: The perfect time to sell your home

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Hammond’s measures: housing market impact

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Selling a property after a death in the family

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How to avoid payment scams

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What happens if you die without making a Will?

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Buying a new build? Here's what you need to know

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Protecting your estate from inheritance tax

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Why you should have an advance directive 'living will'

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Buying together? Here is what you should know

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Are Lasting Power of Attorney criticisms justified?

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Interest only mortgages

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WhatsApp your Will

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First time buyers : the Help to Buy lifeline

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How to choose a nursing home

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Problems with new build leasehold properties

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Risk to business owners who do not have share agreements, lasting power or attorney or will in place

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Help for first time buyers

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Buying property? Here’s what you should know

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Tips on selling your property

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Help getting onto the housing ladder

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Help getting onto the housing ladder

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Can’t sell? Get a one year mortgage

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Inherited ISA allowance: a valuable tax break

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Should you switch from Help to Buy to an ISA or a LISA?

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The cohabitation dilemma

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How to sell your home

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The dangers of driving when the sun is low

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New rules for inheritance tax

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Helping dementia sufferers in the community

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Dementia: we need to accept there’s no cure and adapt

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