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December Newsletter - New Year, New Home: how to sell in 2020

We're full of festive cheer this month! Alongside a selection of events around the Hertfordshire area (which you can find below), you'll find our top tips for selling your home in 2020 alongside our guide to enjoying a warm winter and merry Christmas. 

We also take a look at how first-time buyers can speedily save for that first home and we investigate why green living is on the rise across the UK.

Finally, everyone at Intercounty would like to wish our clients a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

November Newsletter - How will the general election affect the property market?

In this month's edition, we kick things off with a look at how December's general election could affect the property market. 

We also reveal what buyers value most when looking for a home, landlords will find a handy guide to preparing their properties for winter and finally, don't forget that November is the last month to start your Help to Buy ISA!

August Newsletter - House prices forecast to increase 1.2% over the next three months

In this month's edition, we kick things off with news of an increase to house prices, which are forecast to rise 1.2% over the next three months.

Elsewhere, we ponder whether the appoint of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister will have an effect on the property market, we reveal the most important factors for homebuyers looking for a new property and finally, if you're a landlord looking to steer clear of those dreaded void periods, why not read our guide?

July Newsletter - Buyer and seller demand increases

In this month's edition, there's good news across the property market, with average property prices rising across UK cities coupled with an increase in buyer and seller activity. 

Elsewhere, we detail why Buy to Let remains such a great investment opportunity for landlords and vendors, we offer our guidance to self-employed workers looking to purchase a home, we reveal the top reasons for moving home and finally, if you're looking to spruce up your property, why not read our top design ideas for 2019?

How to sell your home quickly during the Summer

In this month's packed edition, we're full of helpful tips for those looking for assistance in becoming a buy-to-let landlord, with designing a children's bedroom or those looking for a quick Summer sale for their home.

There's also good news across the market this month; mortgage approvals have hit their highest levels in over two years, the Government has relaxed planning laws to make extending your home easier and finally, traditional estate agents have been found to provide their customers with good value for money. 

Five ways to make your property search easier

In this month's edition, we're full of tips if you're looking to spruce up your bathroom, add a little extra value to your property or in need of advice to make your property search a little easier. 

There's also plenty of news to sift through; reports suggest that landlords are making their return to the market after several inactive years, one in six parents are thought to remortgage their home in order to help their child's property journey and finally, supply and demand in the property market is now outstripping any lingering concerns over Brexit, thanks to the latest delay. 

How to increase your property's kerb appeal

In this month's packed newsletter, we start off by offering suggestions on how to increase your property's appeal from the outside, also known as kerb appeal.

We also reveal how many viewings it will typically take to sell your home, there are top tips on how to prepare your garden for the Summer and we breakdown what you need to know regarding the recently announced Fitness for Human Habitation Act.

Finally, we've good news for the UK property market with growth predicted for significant parts of the country alongside the news that our agent fees are the cheapest across Europe. 

Busy Spring in store for the country's property market

We've plenty of news and guides for you this month!
We've got a heap of top decor ideas to help you to transform your home, we reveal what perks tenants are happy to pay a little more for and we've a step-by-step guide for those of you looking to purchase a property. 
Not only that, there's plenty of good news for homebuyers as we slowly move into Spring; this season is set to be another busy one for the property market and there's also news on housing affordability the levels of active first-time buyers reaching their highest levels for a decade. 

February Property Bulletin - Six Buy-to-Let homes available


How to save up for that all-important house deposit

In this month's edition, we offer our advice on how best to save up for a house deposit.

We also look at news of an increase in both housing supply and demand, we analyse what buyers are prioritising when looking for a home and we investigate which places are top of the pile if you're looking to purchase your own holiday home. 

Home ownership rates for young families on the rise

Welcome to our first newsletter of 2019! In this January edition, we look at why the rate of young families purchasing homes is on the rise. 

We also provide some top tips to help you to spruce up your kitchen this spring, look at how quickly buyers can make a decision on a home, analyse how the property market fared in 2018 and finally, we explain the concept of shared ownership and why it might be a viable solution for those looking to purchase a home. 

Sell your home this Christmas with our top tips

In this month's edition, we're on hand to offer our top tips if you're looking to sell your home this Christmas!

We also take a look at the recent extension for the Help to Buy Scheme and analyse what impact the 2018 Budget and next year's exit from the European Union could have on the UK property market.

How to prepare your home for winter

In this month's edition, we're on hand to offer you tips on how to prepare your home for winter, as well as a look at the news that property demand has increased across the UK.

We also assess your options if you're a first-time buyer, cast a glance at the news of a rise in the average rent prices across the country and we have some startling statistics on the lengths that British gardeners are willing to go to in order to keep their outside space looking its best. 

How to help your children onto the property ladder

In this month's edition, we help you navigate the potential pitfalls and provide some guidance on how to help your children get onto the property ladder. 

There's also news on the new surge in property supply over the UK, top tips on how to see your home this Autumn and a look at why buyers are taking longer to make their decision when it comes to buying a home. 

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