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CHOOSING AN ESTATE AGENT IN GRANTHAM

Congratulations on your decision to search for a new home in Grantham. This is an exciting time for you and now is the right moment to consider two highly important elements to make sure you locate and purchase your dream property without hassle or stress. Right now, you may be in the position of not knowing where or how to start your search, or even what to look at first, and...

18/05/2024
LOOKING TO FIND YOUR PERFECT HOME IN GRANTHAM?

We appreciate looking for a property can be very time consuming which is why we have designed our website and technology to be more effective and easier to find your new home. It is important that you are dealing with Estate Agents you can trust and knows the local market. Our team Morgan, Mitchell and Jason all born and bred in Grantham so have in depth knowledge of all aspect...

11/05/2024
GRANTHAM & NATIONAL PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE MAY 2024

It’s that time again where we take a look at the past month locally here in Grantham and the national market. Will the local council elections change our market, or will we have to wait until the general elections for changes (which could be as early as July). We now have the first quarter of the year now behind us, last month brought a positive forecast as some of the...

05/05/2024
OUR TOP 10 TIPS FOR FINDING THE PERFECT RENTAL PROPERTY IN GRANTHAM

Renting is definitely having its moment, with the number of households living in the private rented sector of Grantham continually increasing.  In fact, an estimated one-fifth of the UK population now live in rented accommodation.  Some may claim that this is because UK families have been priced out of the buying market. However, the latest English Housing Survey st...

27/04/2024
UK LANDLORD COMPLIANCE: ENSURING YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY IN GRANTHAM MEETS UK SAFETY STANDARDS

When it comes to being a UK landlord, one of your top priorities should always be ensuring that your rental property remains compliant with the safety standards set out by the UK government. This isn’t just about avoiding legal issues and maintaining a positive reputation, but it ensures that your tenants are safe whilst renting your property in Grantham. Many landlords...

20/04/2024
UK LANDLORD COMPLIANCE: ENSURING YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY IN GRANTHAM MEETS UK SAFETY STANDARDS

When it comes to being a UK landlord, one of your top priorities should always be ensuring that your rental property remains compliant with the safety standards set out by the UK government. This isn’t just about avoiding legal issues and maintaining a positive reputation, but it ensures that your tenants are safe whilst renting your property in Grantham. Many landlords...

20/04/2024
HOW TO SELL YOUR HOME FAST THIS SPRING

Whether you are searching for tips on how to present your house in a way that will attract buyers in Grantham, or seeking advice to sell your property fast, you've come to the right place. Whatever the case may be, trying to sell your house quickly can be incredibly stressful. If you’re thinking about selling your home in Grantham this spring and want a quick s...

13/04/2024
CONSIDERING AN EXTENSION? YOUR GUIDE TO ARCHITECT FEES

In Many Cases, Using An Architect Can Save Money And Time   If you want to extend your property in Grantham, how much do you pay in architect’s fees? Good question! That’s why the team at Secure My Sale Estate Agents has done the research for you, and can now bring you the information you need.  We'll explain how the fees are worked out and the things y...

06/04/2024
MAKE THE MOST OF SPRING – IT'S THE SELLING SEASON!

One of the most asked questions we have a Secure My Sale Grantham Estate Agents is “when is the best time to sell our house” The obvious answer from any estate agent is now, but in reality do the different seasons have impact on the market? It's time to make the most of the spring selling season and get the value you want for your home, and that spring is the perfe...

30/03/2024
LATEST GRANTHAM PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE FEBRUARY 2024

As we reach the end of the third month of the year, the UK property market seems to be settling into a positive pattern, with buyer confidence continuing to rise and mortgage rates coming down. A recent Dataloft Poll of Subscribers found that 85% of surveyed estate agents noticed an improvement in buyer confidence over the last three months, while the consumer confidence level...

23/03/2024
FIRST TIME BUYER? FOUR EASY WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR CREDIT SCORE

When you take out your first mortgage, as with any financial product, you’ll have to go through a credit check. It’s normal to feel apprehensive about this process, as let’s face it, few of us have perfect credit.  That’s why it’s worth trying to improve your credit score, if possible, in the months before you apply for a mortgage, as a bette...

16/03/2024
HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR ENERGY SUPPLIER WHEN MOVING HOUSE IN GRANTHAM

The process of moving home in Grantham can become highly stressful. With a seemingly endless to-do list, mounting cardboard boxes and looming deadlines, getting in touch with energy suppliers is often pushed to the bottom of the pile. However, failing to notify your energy supplier in enough time can result in you being overcharged and adding further stress later down the line...

09/03/2024
DOES A MORTGAGE IN PRINCIPLE MEAN YOU’RE GUARANTEED A MORTGAGE?

Purchasing a property in Grantham is something you do in stages, and an early step towards owning your property is obtaining your MIP or mortgage in principle (sometimes called a DIP - Decision in Principle or an AIP - Agreement in Principle).    Secure My Sale Grantham Estate Agents are pleased and excited to have teamed up with Jonathan Saint at Mortgage First to...

02/03/2024
WHAT IS GAZUMPING?

Grantham Estate Agents Secure My Sale talk to you about a word that no buyer wants to hear Gazumping ! What it is, and best ways to avoid it. If you’ve ever been involved in a property transaction, then the chances are you’ve probably heard of gazumping. For buyers in Grantham, it’s one of the worst things that can happen, particularly if you’ve found y...

18/02/2024
LOOKING FOR A HOUSE TO RENT IN GRANTHAM? BEWARE OF SOCIAL MEDIA SCAMS

How Do I Know I'm Dealing With A Reputable Lettings Agent?   You may have read in the news that rental scams that involve fake lettings agents and bogus landlords have unfortunately been on the increase in recent years. If you’re looking for a property to rent in Grantham it’s important to be aware of this so that you ensure you are only ever dealing with a r...

15/02/2024