HOW TO SAVE A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME The bottom line of raising a deposit is that you need to save money! Here are some top tips to help start you on your campaign to turn your pennies into pounds: With a realistic monthly saving plan, you can rest assured you have started the wheels in motion – there is a lot to be said for initiating the ‘saving’! A deposit can seem like a daunting figure, so taking it month by month will take some of the … Continued
Converting a derelict property into a beautiful home is a dream for many. But what do you need to know before embarking on a renovation project? Renovation projects can be few and far between. When one comes on the market, many people may try to snap it up to make a profit or create their dream home. Register your interest with your local Guild Member to hear about suitable properties as soon as they come on the market. Also, check your local auction house. If you have seen Grand … Continued
Top Tips to Buy Land and Build Your Dream Home from The Guild of Property Professionals GPEA – 26th September 2017 Are you dreaming of building your own home? Buying land and building a property on it is a dream many people share. But what about the logistics? Buying land and building your own house is uncharted territory for most people. David Davies of David Davies Estate Agents has seen this process happen time and time again. With almost thirty years of estate agency experience, David has seen many people build … Continued
Thirsk Property of the Week … … from your local #OneStopPropertyShop and The Guild of Property Professionals agency for #Ripon and #Thirsk *** Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this unique property *** Low House is a picturesque Grade II detached property situated between the village of Westerdale and Castleton in the heart of the North York Moors National Park. The property enjoys the most beautiful views overlooking Westerdale. Set within approximately fourteen acres of gardens and paddocks this really is a rare opportunity to purchase such a charming and old house, (parts of which date back … Continued
So you’ve completed on your new home and can’t wait to move. You’ve even started thinking about how to decorate. There’s one thing you might have forgotten, though: you’ve got to move out of your home first. Between packing your things and preparing for your first night in a new home, moving house can seem overwhelming. However, moving from one property to another doesn’t have to be stressful. Read our tips to remove the stress from your moving experience. 1. Stay organised As with any daunting task, staying organised is … Continued
To read the latest Property Guild Blog to help you understand the sales process, please click the below link: http://www.guildproperty.co.uk/news/post/1510588332/why-do-house-sales-fall-through If you are thinking of buying a property and would like a survey to help you make this decision then please contact our Survey Department on 01765 694804.
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What would you like to see in the Spring budget regarding the property market? On March 13th 2018, Phillip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, will present one of the shortest spring budget statements in years. Plans for: budgeting Brexit, diesel car tax and HS2, benefits and living wages will be touched upon. Most importantly for the property market, are stamp duty and tenant fee bans. http://www.guildproperty.co.uk/news/post/1520514105/spring-statement-wish-list
What will happen to the housing market in 2018? There are lots of predictions, from big growths to slight falls in house prices, but overall, most experts predict a slight rise in prices of around 1%. http://www.guildproperty.co.uk/news/post/1520417244/property-predictions-for-the-housing-market-in-2018 If you would like to discuss the market value of your property with a Guild of Property Professionals’ Valuer, please contact us at our Ripon Office on 01765 694800 or our Thirsk Office on 01845 522680.
We are so impressed by our local photographers that we wanted to try to take our own cover images for our magazines too. The final property magazine image of 2017 was taken by Vicky in the Ripon office and is a view from North Bridge over towards Ure Bank Terrace. Our first property magazine image of 2018 is an interior photo of a cozy fireplace and is taken by Stefan. He is one of our Chartered Surveyors MRICS and our Ripon Residential Sales Manager. If you would like to send … Continued