10 things to consider when buying a home

Whether it’s your first home or your twenty-first, there are things to consider when buying a new home that are often overlooked. Your prime concern may be finding a property with a study or an extra bedroom to convert into an office. Or perhaps you may be looking for a larger garden, a home ...
March 31, 2021

Buying a fixer-upper

Guest blogger Libby Foot looks at buying a fixer-upper in the second of her articles on buying a home. You may also be interested in her beginners’ guide to first-time buying. While some buyers choose to purchase their perfect property from the start, the idea of buying a fixer-upper can appeal to many. Purchasing ...
March 17, 2021

First-time buying – a beginner’s guide

First-Time Buying – A Beginner’s Guide By Libby Foot Looking to get your foot on the first rung of the property ladder? There’s a reason first-time buying is considered one of the most stressful life experiences. For many, entering the housing market for the first time can be frustrating and overwhelming. This article will ...
March 4, 2021

Demand for houses in North Somerset Villages Building

Houses in North Somerset are in demand as Bristol estate agents report a rise in new instructions as city dwellers look to move to a rural lifestyle. Villages such as Banwell, Congresbury, Winscombe and Churchill are on the radar as opportunities to work from home are increasing. Indeed, the surge in interest in village ...
August 6, 2020

Buying a House, What are Solicitor Searches?

Every house being sold goes through a number of different types of “solicitor search” which, with their legal terminology and complex descriptions can often make people feel confused or overwhelmed… but that’s often because they haven’t been properly explained. So if you’re buying property in North Somerset what searches can you expect your solicitor ...
September 15, 2019

Make a house a home in Clevedon

Situated in North Somerset, Clevedon is an English town perched on a quaint coastline. As the agents here at Housefox take pride in their in-depth knowledge of North Somerset, here are some reasons why you should consider moving to Clevedon. Attractions Being a seaside town, Clevedon boasts many beautiful attractions. These include, but are ...
July 15, 2019

Why buy a house in Portishead?

Located on the South West coast, Portishead has grown and developed a lot over the past 20 years. Once a quiet town where locals had lived for generations experiencing very little dramatic change, it’s now a thriving hub attracting renters from all over the region. So, what exactly makes Portishead so appealing? Excellent transport ...
June 20, 2019

What Should I Do When Viewing A House?

There are many things to remember when viewing a house. Bringing a friend, taking photos, measuring up and talking aloud are just a few ways to jog your memory. In this guide, we will take you through our tips for viewing a house you may want to buy (or rent). There is no secret ...
June 14, 2019

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