Moving to a new city can be daunting, especially when that city is as frenetic and large as London. We’ve compiled a few tips on surviving those first few weeks, including navigating transport, seeing the city’s sights and keeping up with the fast-moving pace of life.
Property UK Blog
Welcome to our real estate in the UK blog, designed to provide potential buyers with a full insight into everything you need to know about the Property UK world - including top tips about living in the United Kingdom with your family, British culture and traditions, UK economic and political matters, and how to get the best out of your investment home in the UK.
Read about London, Liverpool, Manchester, Edinburgh, to name a few - follow our UK property blog for latest trends, studies, and top news from the best cities in the UK. Whether you are looking to buy a house or apartment, you will find invaluable guidance and advice in our blog - contact us with more questions.
Investing in London has always been desirable for property buyers seeking lucrative returns. Today, the next generation of investors is concentrating on London's regeneration areas, where new developments with excellent facilities are transforming areas from rundown to rarified. Explore the many perks of buying London regeneration property.
No longer the poor relations to the southern star city of London, the UK's northern cities are entering a new era of prosperity. With the newfound wealth and improved infrastructure comes opportunities for property investors. Learn how the measures local councils are taking are increasing the interest in property in Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool.
London's an undeniably wonderful city. Lately, it's seemed to get its share of negative press: property prices are falling, and investors are shying away from the London capital. However, with a number of great initiatives planned for the city, it's clear that London's potential for lifestyle and property investment is still high.
Choosing a property to buy takes time, patience and plenty of research, to make sure you find the best investment for your wants and needs. As part of the research phase of your property hunt, it’s well-worth thinking about the differences between new build and resale properties, before narrowing your search down to a particular property type.
Wrap up warm and head out this weekend to one of the many Christmas markets going on around the country for shopping, great food and plenty of mulled wine. If you fancy a little Christmas shopping, or just want to soak up the festive atmosphere, we've compiled a list of the very best Christmas markets going on around the UK.
Manchester's fortunes are growing at breakneck speed, and its tech industry is right at the centre. With major infrastructure projects in the works and a number of global businesses setting up in the northern city, Manchester's becoming a go-to city for property investment as investors take advantage of the increasing demand for high-quality property.
Liverpool is a fantastic city with an abundance of things to see and do. Whether you’re simply visiting for the day or weekend, or are checking out property in Liverpool with the possibility of moving there one day, you’ll be amazed by the fascinating things that surround you.It’s well worth knowing what to see and do ahead of your trip to the great maritime city of the north, to really make the most of your time there. As such, we’ve offered up 6 things to do in Liverpool, that we think are not to be missed! Be sure to make time to see each of these amazing attractions that are part of what makes Liverpool such an incredible place.
The Royal Docks area is undergoing a rapid transformation as its industrial buildings and spaces are turned over to new neighbourhoods designed for families and city workers. Billions of pounds is being spent improving infrastructure and creating new communities, providing opportunities for investors hoping for waterside property priced lower than neighbouring Canary Wharf.
No matter where you live, buying a property can be fraught with difficulty. The UK is no exception. Although the government has worked hard to ensure buying conditions are favourable for investors, there are still "traps" novice buyers fall into. Read our list of things to watch for - and what first-time buyers always say they wish they'd known before they got started.