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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
WHY BUY A RENTAL PROPERTY IN GRANTHAM?

You might be wondering, ‘why buy a rental property in Grantham? After all, the global landscape is treading on eggshells at the moment, with a new event seemingly occurring every week.  However, all the findings suggest that now is a great time to invest in a rental home and enjoy the financial benefits of being a landlord that comes with it.  Therefore, it&rs...

09/02/2024
LATEST PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE: JANUARY 2024

2024 is in full swing already, and the property market is already making a strong start in January. Both the rental and sales markets are thriving as the year begins, and landlords and homeowners alike look set to benefit. So, what's happening in the overall UK and Grantham property market? Read on to find out.   A Rise In Monthly Average Rents Since January 2023, the...

03/02/2024
SIX TIPS FOR A WARMER GRANTHAM HOME THIS WINTER

With The Cost Of Living On The Rise, It's Never Been More Important To Know How To Keep Your Grantham Home Warm This Winter   As the colder weather is still here and energy costs are rising faster than ever before, it's never been more important to know how to keep your home warm during the winter. Whether you own your property in Grantham or whether you're renting, find...

27/01/2024
NAVIGATING THE UK PROPERTY MARKET: TIPS FOR GRANTHAM HOMEBUYERS

Buying a home is one of the most significant investments that most people will make in their lives. It's also an emotional and often stressful process. But with preparation and planning, navigating the UK property market successfully is possible.   Be prepared   Before you start looking for a home, you must be prepared. If you buy a property in the UK, there are s...

20/01/2024
HOW TO DECIDE WHETHER TO MOVE HOME OR BUILD AN EXTENSION

Many homeowners in Grantham desire more space for a whole host of reasons. You may have a growing family, a change of personal circumstances, or have simply outgrown your current home. A difficult decision then lays ahead. Do you extend and renovate your current property or sell on and purchase a new home in Grantham?   The Advantages Of Building an Extension  &n...

13/01/2024
10 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING A HOUSE IN GRANTHAM

If you're looking to buy a property in Grantham there are a few things you'll need to think about before committing. Here are 10 things our experienced team at Secure My Sale Estate Agents Grantham suggest you consider before taking the plunge.   Work Out Your Budget   It's amazing how many buyers start viewing properties before they've even worked out what t...

06/01/2024
EVERYTHING UK LANDLORDS NEED TO KNOW IN 2024

The UK property management landscape has always evolved rapidly, but the last couple of years have seen change accelerate significantly, and 2024 is set to be no exception. Much like in any other business, it's imperative for you as a landlord in Grantham to stay updated on the latest trends, regulations, and market shifts to thrive in 2024. If you do this right, then the 2024...

02/01/2024
HOW TO VALUE MY HOUSE: THE INSIDER'S GUIDE TO PROPERTY VALUATION IN GRANTHAM

New Year, New Home in Grantham? Thinking of selling your property in Grantham and wondering 'how to value my house'? Your first port of call is likely to be an estate agent in Grantham to help you determine the value of your home. But do you ever wonder what's going on behind the scenes during that all-important valuation appointment? Let's unravel the mystery and look at what...

30/12/2023
7 Must Ask Questions When Viewing a Property for Sale in Grantham

Buying a house in Grantham is likely to be the most expensive purchase you will ever make. Yet the decision to make an offer on something worth hundreds of thousands of pounds is made, on average, in just 25 minutes. Some people can spend longer than that deciding whether to purchase a £49 pair of shoes! So, as the buying decision is usually made with such speed, it&rsqu...

23/12/2023
IS CHRISTMAS A GOOD TIME TO SELL YOUR HOUSE IN GRANTHAM?

Did you know that the festive season can be a wonderful time to sell your house in Grantham. Yes, of course, many people are thinking about presents, Santa, food and drink, but it can also be a great time for you to consider selling your home. Why? Well, we'll explain in just a moment. First though, if you need help deciding whether to sell or if you're looking to buy a prope...

16/12/2023
7 SECURITY GADGETS TO PROTECT YOUR GRANTHAM HOME

Nobody can place a price upon the importance of keeping your family and property safe. However, with so many technology pieces on the market today, it can be challenging to know where to start with investing in gadgets to protect your home. Here, we take a look at some of the most popular gadgets on the market to help you stay safe at home.    Video Doorbell...

15/12/2023
HOW DO I START BEING A LANDLORD IN GRANTHAM?

There are several reasons why you might be considering becoming a landlord in Grantham. Perhaps you're moving away for work but don't want to sell your home, or you may have inherited a property from a relative and want to generate a monthly income from it. Whatever your reasons for becoming a landlord, the following guide will help you answer the question of how to get starte...

09/12/2023
LATEST PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE: NOVEMBER 2023

This month, we pick out the key points that affect the housing market from the chancellor's Autumn Statement. There's also been an increase in homeowners slipping into mortgage arrears, rents remain on the rise for new lets, and we reveal the best places to buy to avoid stamp duty for first-time buyers. Read on to find out more. Autumn Statement - Key housing market...

30/11/2023
How to Decide Whether to Move Home or Build an Extension

Many homeowners in Grantham desire more space for a whole host of reasons. You may have a growing family, a change of personal circumstances, or have simply outgrown your current home. With all the changes in the mortgage rates available, should you stay or should you go? A difficult decision then lays ahead. Do you extend and renovate your current property or sell on and pur...

18/11/2023