Gardens get a raw deal at Christmas. While everyone’s thinking about getting together with family and friends, gardens and balconies are left out in the cold, cut off and forgotten behind the curtains with not so much as a passing glance before March. Continue reading WINTER GARDENS: How to make a wonderland at home in FIFE (3 min read)
Looking back at the Fife property market for 2020, it can certainly be seen as a frenetic game of two halves, albeit with a very long half time in the spring. Between the General Election in mid-December and Christmas, many Fife agents saw an unusually higher uplift in activity in the property market just as we were Continue reading The 2020 Review of the Fife Property Market (3 min read)
The market is booming, prices are rising, there’s a stamp duty holiday and buyers are out in droves: could it be any more of a seller’s market? But when I get the offer should I take it! Continue reading Fife Properties TV (S1 EP 8) SHOULD I ACCEPT: All you need to know before taking an offer.
With the banks reducing the number of low deposit mortgages (i.e. deposit of 10% and below) since Covid-19 hit in the spring, this has meant that the number of Fife first-time buyers has been decreasing quickly, meaning many of those would-be Fife buyers wanting to make the first step on the Fife property ladder are having to stay in the Fife rental sector. Continue reading As Fife First-time Buyers are Being Locked Out of the Fife Property Market – Rents Have Risen by 2.8% (3 min read)
The revival of the Fife property market is an inescapable news story right now, with a surge of interest across the UK.
While it’s excellent news for sellers, the high demand from Fife buyers is more than mirrored by the increased supply of Fife property, making it more of a challenge for people to get their home noticed: whether you are about to put your Fife property up for sale, or if your home has been on the market for some time, one thing for sure is that you are certainly not alone. Continue reading STANDING APART: 5 Tips for Selling in a crowded market in Fife! (4 min read)
Hosts Jim Parker is joined by Andrea Stanford and Neil Bird to discuss this week’s news in the Fife Property Market while answering questions live on their show every Saturday morning @ 9.30am
Today’s agenda in case you would like to skip to the section required is: Continue reading Fife Properties TV (S1 EP 7) 5 ways on how all Fife landlords can escape the worst of the coronavirus downturn on their Fife rental property.
If allowed to enter your home unchecked, dampness can cause untold damage to your Fife property, possessions, and even to your health. Dampness can be expensive to remove, and at the very least, causes an unpleasant and lingering musty smell. Continue reading The Perils of Condensation for Fife Homeowners ….. and how to fix it (3 min read)
..and the 5 ways on how all Fife landlords can escape the worst of the coronavirus downturn on their Fife rental property.
With the second lockdown starting on the 5th November 2020 South of the border and Scotland in its 5 tier local protection lockdown programme, does this mean Fife landlords can wave goodbye to their Fife buy-to-let investment and see it go up in smoke on the bonfire of buy-to-let dreams, like a Guy Fawkes puppet? Continue reading Each Fife Landlord Could be Hit By a £25,822 Bill (4 min read)
Winter’s on the way and soon we’ll all be cranking up the heat, cooking up stews and cuddling up indoors to keep ourselves warm and content as we snuggle down till spring. Continue reading ENERGY BOOST: FIVE ECO TIPS TO ADD VALUE TO YOUR HOME (5 min read)
Hosts Jim Parker is joined by Letting Agent Richard Cook and Estate Agent Sam Green to discuss this week’s news in the Fife Property Market while answering questions live on their TV show every Saturday morning @ 9.30am. Continue reading Fife Properties TV (Series 1 EP 6) Property Price Predications for 2021.