The Difference Between a Survey and a Valuation

When you are buying a home, you might be confused about the difference between a survey and a valuation. While these may sound similar, they are actually completely different and it’s important not to confuse them.

Here’s a guide looking at what both of these are so you are better informed when you buy your home.

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What are the most sought-after property features?

Buying a home is a big decision. It’s a huge financial commitment and in many cases, you’re searching for a property you plan on living in for a good few years, if not forever. That means that even though there is time in the future to make changes and add space or up-to-date elements, what most home-buyers want is a property that contains as many of their preferred features as possible, from day one.

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The up and coming hotspots of the north where you should buy now

When it comes to property investing, the best way to make money quickly is identifying an up-and-coming market, before its ‘up’. Getting this right can mean capital gains to get excited about along with a healthy buy-to-let yield, if you’re in it for the long haul. But, if it was that easy we’d all be rich – which means it isn’t easy.

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What Can Delay the Homebuying Process?

If you’re getting ready to buy a home in the near future, you’ll want the process to go as smoothly as possible with no hiccups. Buying a home can be stressful, and you don’t want it to be harder work than it needs to be. Part of that will involve avoiding frustrating delays, as reported on here by the BBC.

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