If you’re looking at property in the UK then Charlie Overend property consultant will be able to give you some great advice. He has a wealth of experience and knowledge about property in the UK and can help you out with what it is you need to know. He’s not just a property owner though, he’s also a property developer and planner so you’ll find that he knows where the best deals are and how to get them. It’s all thanks to his passion for property.
When it comes to finding a property it can sometimes be confusing and you may struggle to make a decision. You don’t want to go into a property purchase blindfolded and unsure about what you are doing. Luckily if you have someone like Charlie working for you that can guide you through the process then you can find something that you really want. Whether you are looking for a place to live in or a new home for your family, Charlie will know exactly where to go to find what you are looking for.
It’s easy to get carried away when it comes to buying property in the UK and you may find yourself paying for too much or too little. You shouldn’t let this happen to you. Rather than deciding on a property blindly it’s a good idea to find out as much as you can about what you want before you go looking. This way you’ll be able to plan your search effectively. There are loads of ways you can find a property but some of the most basic methods include:
The internet – Charlie can tell you what the properties are like from the internet. You’ll find all sorts of property listing services on the internet so you can get an overview of what you want. You’ll be able to see photos and videos of what the property looks like and Charlie can tell you whether you’d prefer to see it close to the road or have the view to the sea. This is very important as it’s often hard to find something that suits you.
Property directories – A property directory is very similar to browsing property websites but without the added pressure of browsing streets and homes. By using a property directory you will be able to find a property instantly and quickly. You can see photos and get details on price, area, condition and more. However, because you have no idea what you’re looking for the service isn’t that great. However, if you want to move house fast and don’t want to spend weeks looking then you should consider using a property consultant.
Word of mouth – Another great place to find property is through friends and family. They’ll often know of a good property consultant in the UK. If they have their own property, they will be able to pass on information about them. If they aren’t local to the UK, they may not know of anyone else who can help you. However, the information passed onto you is worth taking on board. It is also likely that the estate agent that they are representing has done a good job in the past and will be able to steer you in the right direction when it comes to finding a home.
The internet – One of the best ways of finding a good property in the UK is to go online and do a bit of research. There are many specialist property directories available which can help you find the property you want. You can also search using Google or even just typing ‘property’ into the search engine. You’ll be surprised at how many websites there are using property consultants.
Once you’ve found a property that you like its important that you understand all of its pros and cons. You’ll want to make sure you understand what it will cost to buy, how much you’ll have to pay back and eventually whether or not you’ll be left with any maintenance costs. It’s also a good idea to talk to a few estate agents to find out what they think of the area. Many estate agents now have their own property websites and can help you find your dream property. They may even have a few listings for properties that are for sale by owners.