The Importance of Making a Will

 Why making a will matters needs to be done in 2017 Like all good New Year’s Resolutions or ‘List of Jobs to do’, the initial intention is there, but whether the task is achieved is often another matter.  The purpose of this article is not to specifically sell or...
Online Resources to help you move house

Online Resources to help you move house

Top online resources for the smart property buyer Once upon a time, the requirements for an extensive property search were a good map, and some seriously robust shoe leather,” says Rachel Johnston of Stacks. Today, most property searches start digitally, on the sofa,...

School Applications When You’re Moving

Understanding the system Schools admission can feel confusing when you’re living in a different area.  Our first advice has to be before you begin you really must do your reading, don’t just listen to others.  Get advice and read up before starting.  Filling in an...

Top 10 Tips for Moving to the Countryside

Enjoy this real story of leaving London from Emma and George Crawford, of Cupsmith Real Story We swapped smog for smug when we upped sticks and left Putney in July 2013. We’d been living in London for as long as we could remember, and we had our first baby, a boy. We...

Best fuel choices for rural homes

What happens when I move to the country, and my house isn’t on mains gas? Moving out of London in pursuit of a new life in the country can seem daunting, but it could be the best decision you ever make. There’s plenty to think about when heading for the hills, but one...

What is a buying agent?

  I know you’ve heard me mention buying agents before and you’re probably wondering what the fuss is about, or at least wondering what on earth they do. I thought this would be a good moment to give you a quick heads up on a Buying Agent.  Feel free to ask...