Category: General Property News

MoveSelf Needs You!

17th September 2021 0 Comments General Property News

A few years ago, I created MoveSelf to provide an alternative to expensive high street estate agents. The concept was borne from a bad experience I had when selling my own flat, and as a result I identified many ways to streamline the process and deliver better value to homeowners.…

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Houses For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

For Sale By Owner (FSBO) is the process of selling property without an estate agent. One of the main reasons people decide to sell their home privately is to save money on commission; this is the fee that estate agents typically charge homeowners to sell their home, and currently averages…

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Kae

Moving House Stress

So, you’ve accepted an offer on your home!? Congratulations! Now the real fun begins! There are many reasons why moving house can be stressful for both buyers and sellers; some of the factors associated with moving house are within your control, whilst other are not. Factors Outside of Your Control…

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Kae

What Is For Sale By Owner (FSBO) And What Are The Benefits?

For Sale by Owner (FSBO) is the process of selling your home without using an estate agent; it is essentially a private property sale. Whilst houses for sale by owner are becoming increasingly popular, what are the benefits of selling your home privately? Increased Profits The obvious benefit of selling…

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Use MoveSelf As An Alternative To Purplebricks

Purplebricks is the largest online estate agent in the UK, due in large to a substantial marketing budget sprinkled with some potentially misleading advertising campaigns. And with pricing that is currently almost as expensive as a high street estate agent, do MoveSelf provide a cost-saving alternative to Purplebricks? Why Is…

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Online Estate Agent Myths Debunked

Kae 16th December 2018 0 Comments General Property News

Around 94% of homeowners still use traditional high street estate agents to sell their home, with the remaining 6% using online estate agents. As such, this statistic means that 94% of advice offered by professional estate agents generally advises AGAINST using online estate agents. But why? It's understandable that advocates…

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Track Your Own Sales Progression

Sales progression is, supposedly, the main reason why high street estate agents charge extortionate fees for selling your home. But what is sales progression? Are you capable of doing it yourself? And is it really a stressful and time-consuming process? What Is Sales Progression? When an offer is accepted on…

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Why Isn’t My House Selling Quickly?

There may be multiple reasons why you are struggling to sell your home fast. Some of these reasons are out of your control, such as a struggling economy or a slumping property market! But other reasons can be remediated with some care and attention. Priced Too High Sometimes an estate…

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How to Sell a House Quickly

Thinking of selling your home? Then you have probably thought about all the tasks you need to do to prepare the home, make it appealing to potential buyers, and the wait that is involved with it. It can all seem quite daunting, especially if you’re looking for a quick sale.…

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Negotiate The Best Price When Selling Your Home

So. You've had an offer on your property, and now it's time to negotiate the price. Here are some top tips to help you achieve the best price when selling your home. Set a Lowest Price Have a lowest price in mind. It's easy to get caught up in negotiations…

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