Negotiation is not just the domain of the buyer, sellers too must realise the value of negotiation when selling their home

As has been the case for several years now, reports on the state of the property market in 2013 are very conflicting, but there is still opportunity for savvy sellers to get the best deal when putting their property on the market. Continue reading

Big Energy Saving Week Tips for Domestic Oil Users

Check-my-Tank urges the 1.6 million British households that rely on domestic oil for their heating and hot water to make the most of Big Energy Saving Week by taking advantage of free insulation offers from utility companies and installing a smart meter for their oil tanks.

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Just one third feel they got the best deal from their estate agent, according to

Estate agents have suffered from a tarnished reputation, and a recent survey seems to confirm we’re not ready to change our opinions just yet. Just under a third (31%) of homeowners said they felt that they got the best deal from their estate agent, in terms of service received for fees charged, for the last property that they sold. Continue reading