Tips for first time buyers

Tips for first time buyers

Saving money for your deposit Before you start looking at properties you’ll need to start saving for a deposit. Generally, you need to try to save at least 5% to 20% of the cost of the home you’d like. So if you want to buy a home costing £150,000, you’ll need to save...

Stamp Duty Land Tax changes from the 1st April 2016

Stamp Duty Land Tax changes from the 1st April 2016

Stamp Duty Land Tax changes from the 1st April 2016 Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is a progressive tax paid when purchasing a freehold, leasehold or shared ownership residential property over £125,000 in England. With the changes to SDLT due to be implemented in April...

What are the key things to consider when moving to Leamington Spa?

What are the key things to consider when moving to Leamington Spa?

Key Information Looking to move to Leamington Spa? As a local estate agent situated in Leamington Spa, we can point you in the right direction. We can help you find out about all the local amenities and key facts you’ll need moving into the area. Voted the third best...

The Do’s and Don’ts of being a landlord.

The Do’s and Don’ts of being a landlord.

Managing a residential lettings property means covering all the bases – a combination of common sense, practical organization. Notify your mortgage and insurance providers Speak to your Mortgage lender about your mortgage terms. Letting a property requires a different...

Put your house on the market over Christmas with Crabb Curtis

Put your house on the market over Christmas with Crabb Curtis

Take advantage of Rightmove's busiest period and make sure your property is on the market this Christmas! Data from Rightmove’s latest House Price Index shows that last year there was a surge in visits to the portal starting on Christmas Eve, which continued to rise...

Completions in November

Completions in November

Another Great completion with Mrs Doel pictured with Oliver completion on her property in Princes Drive Leamington. If you're looking for the perfect home in Warwickshire or looking for a bit more space, take a look at our latest rental properties in the Leamington...

Generation of Rent

Generation of Rent

According to new reports from Pwc that have just come out, which shows that only 26% of young adults will be on the housing ladder. They will find it increasingly harder to buy their own property and will more than likely be a lot older than previous generations in...

Buy To Let For Beginners

Buy To Let For Beginners

Many people are turning to property as a form of investment, due to the unpredictability of the stock market and the current low-interest rates on savings accounts. There are many factors to consider when choosing a buy-to-let property, these include: What kind of...

SOLD after another successful open day

SOLD after another successful open day

October has been a great month, with many properties selling on the open day and over the asking price. Willes Road and Tachbrook Street both sold on the first viewing getting over the asking price for both properties. Open days are a great way of inviting serious...