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spring time is the season to sell your home

How to best prepare your home for the competitive sales market, see our top tips! As in a previous article I highlighted, it can take as little as five minutes for a buyer to decide if they would like to

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Getting Mortgage Ready For First Time Buyers

For First Time Mortgage borrowers, how do you make yourself mortgage ready and improve your chances of being accepted for a mortgage? The best tip is be prepared! Here we outline some excellent tips to improve your chances. Firstly, make sure

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Buying Your First Home

Buying Your First Home – the First Steps Buying your first home is both exciting and rewarding but like all things in life is does require some effort and a structured approach to get to the end goal of getting

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New Land Transaction Tax For Wales

  Welsh Government announces new Land Transaction Tax   The Welsh Government has now revealed the bands and rates for its new Land Transaction Tax, which replaces stamp duty in wales for homebuyers from next April. Homes selling for up

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As Little as 5 Minutes to Buy a House

“How long can it take buyers to decide if they want to buy your property?” This is a subject that many agents have debated about constantly, and has now recently been confirmed with a couple of surveys one by developer

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What may Happen To Stamp Duty On Budget Day

This seems to be one of the burning questions being asked over the past week`s and is it time that the tax should be reformed or even scrapped completely as at present some people have been caught in the middle

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82% Of Buyers and Sellers Value The Personal Touch

Some 82% of consumers say they would prefer to work with an Estate Agent that offers a personal Service who is able to manage the process for them especially when hic cups and problems occur This has been backed up

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The Possibility of Linking Stamp Duty to Energy Efficiency

Climate Change minister Clair Perry in a BBC interview has floated the idea that stamp duty could be reduced on homes where sellers have improved energy efficiency this being a possible incentive to improve the Eco-Credentials of their home making

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How Sloppy Photography Can Damage Your Selling Price

An experiment conducted by insurance company AXA has revealed how sloppy photographs can alter the perception of a property in the eyes of the public – and can therefore make a home harder to sell, and possibly fetch a lower

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New Website

The new Mark Adams Estates website is now live. We hope you will find it a useful source of information about the services we provide.