Category Archives: Somerset

Gary Langdale of A1 Home Inspectors Answers some Common EPC Questions

Q.  What is the purpose of an EPC? A.  An EPC is designed to provide potential purchasers or tenants with an idea of their likely heating costs plus recommendations that could be done to the property to reduce those costs. … Continue reading

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Boom, bust or stick – What’s the prediction for the housing market in 2012?

If I had a pound for every time I get asked:  “How quickly will my house sell?” I would have jetted off to the Bahamas long ago! It’s a common question and quite understandable, bearing in mind the roller coaster … Continue reading

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Incentives available for homemovers in Somerset

Getting on the property ladder may not be as difficult as it seems, according to leading local agent Palmer Snell. At the end of the 2011, the Government announced a number of measures to assist homemovers to move up and … Continue reading

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Outlook for South West commercial property hit by economic uncertainty

Falling occupier demand and flat availability in the South West drove down commercial property rental expectations in the final quarter of 2011, says the RICS UK Commercial Market Survey (January 11, 2012). Overall tenant demand continued to fall in the … Continue reading

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Ask the Expert – mortgages applications

Nigel Dunn, from Annagram Estate agents answers  a questions about mortgage applications Q.   My mortgage application has been submitted, but my broker is now saying the rate has changed and the expected monthly payments have suddenly increased by £20. How can this … Continue reading

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How To Be Top

As we enter a New Year Dolan Mullans of Robin King Estate Agents takes a look at what may lie ahead for the property market.   Although mature estate agents are apt to say that they have seen it all … Continue reading

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Stamp duty holiday to end as planned in 2012

The government have announced today that it will not be extending the stamp duty holiday that it put in place in 2010 and extending until 24th March 2012.   This means that property buyers will be faced with an additional … Continue reading

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