reallymoving Blog and Insights

We study the property market to bring you interesting and relevant news from the world of property buying, selling and more in the UK and abroad.

Changing the name on the deeds - do I need a transfer of equity?

If you’re looking to remove or add a name to the deeds of your property, or ‘buy out’ an ex-partner, you’ll need a transfer of equity. Here’s a few different reasons you might need a transfer of equity, how you can go about getting the process started, and what you need to do.

Conveyancing

5 things you might not know about...buying from an estate agent

If you’re buying a property, the likelihood is you’re going to be buying through an estate agent. The agent will show you a variety of properties they have on their list, and hope that you’ll pick one to buy.

November 2018

8 ways to stay calm and organised during your move

Today we welcome Kate Galbally, a professional organiser who shares her top tips on staying calm and organised during your move, whether you're upsizing, downsizing or rightsizing!

General Moving Advice

Really Spooky - surveyor's ghost stories

You get a survey to assess to state of a property - not usually to find ghosts! Here our surveyors share their spooky stories of the properties they wish they hadn't entered...

October 2018

What is the real cost of Help to Buy?

People using the government’s Help to Buy Equity Loan are paying more for their new build homes.

October 2018

5 items that are lifesavers when packing up your home

When it comes to preparing for your move, there are 5 things you need to get hold of in good time.

October 2018

Reallymoving community day – RSPCA Southridge

A big part of who we are as a company is finding ways to give back. That’s why every year we do a community day, leaving the office to volunteer our services.

News

What did the Conservative Party conference tell us about housing?

At the Conservative Party conference, housing was high on the agenda. But what are the promised policies and who will they help?

Buying a house

5 things you might not know about…getting a survey

Getting a survey is one of the best things you can do when starting the buying process on a property. 

Surveys, Surveying Advice