As of 2017 the government's flagship Help to Buy schemes will no longer be accepting new applications. A new Lifetime ISA has been unveiled however, which promises to be another useful tool for people trying to get on the housing ladder, as well as people saving for retirement. Here we run through the Pros and Cons of the Lifetime ISA and how it compares to Help to Buy.
Timing, as they say, is everything, and nowhere is this more true than when it comes to buying and selling property, especially in areas such as Hendon where the housing market can be very dynamic. In our latest guide, we run through recent developments that could affect your decision on whether or not to sell your home.
Ever dreamed of living in a listed building? Buildings that are of national importance or substantially affect the character of an area are often protected, and while they are intensely desirable properties, they also carry with them a significant price tag, as well as long-term maintenance requirements. Read on to learn more.
A good real estate agent offers far more value to property hunters than just procuring a list of suitable homes. It's especially important to use one that has a good knowledge of the community and property market in the area you're looking at. Roundtree Real Estate have been helping people buy and sell property in Hendon since 2009 - we'd be pleased to discuss your requirements.
If you're looking to buy a new home, you have a choice between properties with a share of freehold, or a leasehold arrangement. You will frequently see leasehold properties available with a short lease on them, which may seem to be a bargain as they are priced lower. However short lease properties carry inherent risks, and though you shouldn't rule them out for that reason, it's good to know how to proceed.
Not everyone has the luxury of time when it comes to selling property. If you need to make a quick sale, there are various tactics to be employed to give you the best chance. Our guide to quickly selling your home is a good place to start.