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Holiday homes on the rise: Homeowners set to make nearly £1bn from staycationers

Holiday homes are the latest trend to arise from lockdown, suggests new research from UK’s leading trade directory Checkatrade,* with 30% of Brits considering letting their homes out to staycationers this year. They stand to make a potential £986 million from the Brits planning to splash the cash on holidaying in the homeland this year….

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New trade start up: Everything you need to know about setting up a business

As a start up, navigating the world of business is a daunting task. In the trade sector, standing out from the crowd is a matter of risk assessing, forward planning and laying the groundwork for success. ‘How to start up a business?’ is something every budding entrepreneur types into a search engine at least once….

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Sell your home in 14 days for maximum return

Homes could lose thousands in value after weeks on the market Homes sold at 14 days typically achieve close to asking price The speed of a house sale can make (or cost) sellers thousands Homes sold after 1 month achieve 98% of asking price, dropping to 91% after two months – costing homeowners £20,000 off...

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What does an architect do? And do I need one?

Spending on home improvements rather than moving home has clear advantages. Homeowners save on stamp duty by staying put, as well as other legal and move costs, and it means they don’t have to navigate the housing market at a time when Brexit continues to cause unease. But while renovating rather than relocating makes financial...

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Moving home, get to the front of the queue

Finally, you have found the house of your dreams, and you’ve decided to set a date to move. Homeowners really do prefer the drier summer months for moving home with August topped as one of the most popular months. There is no better time of year to safely transfer your valued possessions from one place...

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