Tips for Getting a Good Mortgage Deal

In this three-minute read, we look at how in the North Cotswolds homebuyers can get a good mortgage deal. For most people, a mortgage is the biggest loan they’ll take out in their lifetime so, understandably, they want to land the best deal. But with hundreds of mortgage products on the market, it’s easy for…

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The Truth about Bad Tenants

n this three-minute read, we look at what can go wrong if you side-step tenant reference checks and wind up with a bad tenant. New landlords often flirt with the idea of ditching traditional tenant selection processes and taking a DIY approach instead. After all, there are so many ways to source tenants these days…

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Easy Tips to Improve Your Outdoor Space

Getting outside in the summer sunshine is one of the loveliest times to be in the UK. If you’ve got your own outdoor space, use one or more of these ideas to make the most of it. This is really important to do if you’re selling your home as it helps buyers picture themselves enjoying…

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Six Top Tips for Camping Trips in North Cotswolds

In this three-minute read, we share six top tips for successful camping trips in North Cotswolds. Friday 2 July sees the start of the UK’s National BBQ Week – one of the Great British public’s favourite pastimes. Whether it’s bangers, halloumi burgers or spicy cauliflower steaks on the menu, BBQs are the number one meal…

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Help to Buy Scheme in North Cotswolds: Pros and Cons

Three-minute read to help you consider the Help to Buy Scheme from all angles. The Help to Buy scheme is a government-backed equity loan opportunity. It is also referred to as ‘shared equity’. The scheme is currently only available on new build properties. The loan from the government is up to 20% of the purchase…

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How Homes in the UK Compare to Their European Rivals

A two-minute read looking at the price of property across our continent. The month-long football festival AKA the Euros 2021 kicks off today. And the home nations of England, Scotland, and Wales are all competing to win the crown of the best national side in Europe. A win for England would be priceless, and we…

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How Eco-friendly are Chipping Norton Homes?

And how new Gov’t rules will mean draughty low-eco Chipping Norton homes will drop in value ‘It’s Not Easy Being Green’, was the song that Kermit sang on Sesame Street. Yet now being green is a normal way of life for most of us. Walking or cycling places instead of taking the car, recycling and…

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