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This three-minute read looks at ways to ensure you don’t go from suffering with lockdown lethargy to suffering from post-pandemic pressure. Things are starting to open up again. It turns out the light at the end of the tunnel isn’t an oncoming train. It could even be some weak UK sunshine.
Transitioning from lockdown to all your usual activities may feel like a shock to the system. Use these tips to help keep your mental health well during this new chapter.
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Getting the right people to help you move home is so important. This means your estate agent, your conveyancer, and the people that will do the physical heavy lifting. Choosing the right removal firm will make a big difference, not only on moving day itself, but before, and after, your move.
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Friday 2 July sees the start of the UK’s National BBQ Week – one of the Great British public’s favourite pastimes. Whether it’s bangers, halloumi burgers or spicy cauliflower steaks on the menu, BBQs are the number one meal option when it comes to camping trips.
We’ve put together a list of essential items for a successful camping trip.
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The Help to Buy scheme is a government-backed equity loan opportunity. It is also referred to as ‘shared equity’.
The scheme is currently only available on new build properties. The loan from the government is up to 20% of the purchase price (40% in Greater London). This means that you only need to raise a 5% deposit and get a 75% mortgage (55% in Greater London).
Let’s consider the benefits and downsides of using this option.
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The month-long football festival AKA the Euros 2021 kicked off at the weekend and it wasn't without it's hiccsups. Sending lots of love to Eriksen and his family from everyone here at Cook residential
And the home nations of England, Scotland, and Wales are all competing to win the crown of the best national side in Europe.
And so, we thought it might be a bit of fun to look at how property prices compare across the continent.