30 Posts for Sales

Government urged to extend coronavirus support to estate agents

https://www.usetilt.com/blog/government-urged-to-extend-coronavirus-support-to-estate-agents/

As sales activity slows and house viewings drop due to the coronavirus, estate agents have urged the government to extend the business rates holiday to estate agent companies. Currently the concession only applies to retail and hospitality firms. After the...


An estate agent’s guide to body language

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While there are a number of successful estate agents out there, the people that are really making inroads to the agent world know at least a little about the subconscious expression through non-verbal cues. Those that have done a bit...


200,000+ unoccupied homes in England

https://www.usetilt.com/blog/more-than-200000-unoccupied-homes-in-england/

There are currently more than 200,000 properties sitting vacant in England. That’s nearly 1% of the total number of properties in the entire country. But, with a growing population, why are so many homes remaining unoccupied? This new study from...


Affordability of famous houses – how realistic are these?

https://www.usetilt.com/blog/affordability-of-famous-houses-how-realistic-are-these/

When we watch our favourite TV shows or movies, we are often in awe (ok, let’s be honest and call it envy!) of the magnificent houses which the stars live in. Canstar, Australia’s biggest financial comparison site, have taken a...


The Best and Worst Home Improvements

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A new report shows the home improvements which add value to a property and those which could end up leaving you shortchanged. HomeProtect has teamed-up with Jason Orme, an expert self-builder, to give homeowners an indication of average costs for renovations...


What property suits your personality?

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Do you know what home is right for you? Gordon & Co have found that lifestyle choices are the best criteria when picking the perfect place to call your own – whether you prefer dining out or take away, going to the...


Home improvements to increase property value

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Whilst there are many factors determining the value of a property which are out of your control, such as location, desirability and market trends, the good news is that there are plenty of things you can do to increase property...


How to make your flat’s balcony feel bigger

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Do you remember when you first came to look around your flat? The balcony was a real winner. You ignored everything else because you just began to fantasise about how much time you would spend out on that balcony, looking...


20 ways to add value to your property

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Whether you’re a brand new homeowner, a landlord aiming for maximum rental income from tenants, or if you’re looking to sell your property, it’s always important to know exactly what your property is worth and how to add more value to...


The Simpson’s living room re-decorated

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Remember The Simpsons’ opening sequence? It’s one of TV’s most memorable. Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie all rush through Springfield to make their way back home to their iconic living room. This simple decor style has been synonymous with American suburbia...


Moving furniture may result in injuries, damages and fallouts

https://www.usetilt.com/blog/moving-furniture-may-result-in-injuries-damages-and-fallouts/

Thirty percent of Brits have damaged their property or furniture during a move Almost one in 20 had to visit A&E due to injuries sustained during a move It turns out that moving into a new home or moving furniture...


The Benefits of Fewer Up-Front Costs

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Rising trends in making the pre-tenancy process more affordable for renters are set to have a considerable impact on the property market. With the industry leaning towards the reduction or elimination of deposits and the impending letting agent fees ban there will...