Monthly Archives: May 2010

A welcome relief

I’m sure everyone has enjoyed the good weather last week which I’m hoping will continue as this really makes everyone feel more positive about the future. The news about Home Information Packs (HIPS) being ditched should be a welcome relief … Continue reading

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Goodbye to HIP’s! Home Information Packs suspended!

Probably one of the most pointless pieces of legislation in recent years has gone (well, suspended for the time being) and will certainly not be missed by the vast majority of people involved with them. For vendors they provided an … Continue reading

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Short Let Properties

Hamptons International has seen a surge in demand for short term lets in 2010 as corporate clients look for flexible cost-saving measures for relocating staff. The boom in demand for short lets is just one of the main indicators that … Continue reading

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Home Information packs

I hope, like me, you are pleased to see that Home Information Packs have been consigned to the parliamentary dustbin!  Most vendors and agents I have talked to felt that they were an unnecessary expense and caused a frustrating delay … Continue reading

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Protect yourself in turbulent times – advice

By Christopher Hall, proprietor of the Mortgage Advice Bureau in Norwich People are often unaware of the financial impact on their income and lifestyle if they were unable to work because of sickness or becoming unemployed.   Without an adequate regular … Continue reading

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Following the historic political events of last week

Where we witnessed Her Majesty the Queen inviting our new Prime Minister to form the first coalition government since World War II. It is not yet clear how this change of power will effect the country and if and what … Continue reading

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It’s not just the Cameron’s and the Brown’s who are moving home.

Lots of other people have decided that it is time for a change.  Recent activity in the property market is at levels not seen for several years, and now the election is well and truly out of the way there … Continue reading

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