The way we buy and sell houses is about to change

From January 1st, 2019, the buying and selling of houses and other real estate will move to a pre-contract investigation of title (PCIT) system. This will mean that all sellers, through their solicitor, will need to produce title packs pre-contract. Buyers’ solicitors will need to investigate title pre-contract. The benefit of this change is that […]

Cash buyers snapping up cheaper homes is pushing up prices

A report today states Modest homes are seeing the biggest price rises, with cash buyers more likely to snap up cheaper properties than dearer ones. This is mainly because cash buyers are more active in the lower-end of the housing market, pushing up prices of smaller homes in less desirable areas. This means there is […]