Buying and Selling Property News

What is the Difference Between Exchange and Completion?

As a buyer or seller, the exchange of a property sale is a crucial step in the process of buying or selling a property. It is the point at which both parties are legally committed to the transaction and cannot back out without suffering financial penalties.

Become An Expert House Buyer in Estate Agent's Jargon

When you’re buying or selling a house, there are lots of different phrases that you’ll come across that are used by estate agents and solicitors, it can feel frustrating if you’re left wondering what they mean – or even having to ask Alexa for help! Here is our lingo busting guide to keep you in the know when it comes to buying and selling your property in York.

What to ask an estate agent when thinking about selling your property in York?

Selling a house can be a daunting process especially if it's for the first time, so it is important to choose the right support to help you along the way. One of the most valuable things you can do is to find a reputable local estate agent to help you navigate through the process. When selecting an estate agent, it is important to use local and ask the right questions to ensure that you find the right agent for you.

Getting Your Property Photo Ready To Sell

The importance of fantastic photographs cannot be overstated when it comes to selling your property. This is the one thing that you need to spend time and effort getting right. By making sure that your property is presented in the best way possible it will help the photographer capture the best of your property.

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Indigo Greens is the best estate agent to choose when selling your property

Indigo Greens Estate Agents, York is the best choice for selling your property. Indigo Greens has a team of experienced and highly skilled estate agents who are experts in the local property market. They have a wealth of knowledge and experience that they use to help clients achieve the best possible price for their property. They understand the local area, property trends, and buyer preferences, which allows them to provide clients with accurate and relevant advice.

Why 360 Virtual Tours are Essential to Selling Your Property in 2024

Virtual tours are essential to provide a “real view” of a property, helping a potential buyer make a decision to view a property or even make an offer. They enhance a buyer’s decision-making process allowing them to view the property virtually several times from anywhere in the world. This ability to view the virtual tour from anywhere can really help boost a property listing and generate more interest.

Demystifying Property Surveys in England: A Quick Guide for Homebuyers

What Exactly is a Property Survey? First things first, what is a property survey? In simple terms, a property survey is an assessment of a property's condition and value carried out by a qualified surveyor. Think of it as a health check-up for your potential new home. It helps identify any issues, defects, or potential risks that could affect the property's value or your enjoyment of it.

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Why a South Facing Garden is Not the Best Choice!

A whopping 80% of people said they wanted a south facing garden in a recent survey we conducted. It's easy to understand why south-facing gardens are highly sought after. They receive ample sunlight throughout the day, making them perfect for gardening enthusiasts, outdoor dining and creating a bright, inviting atmosphere. The allure of a sun-drenched outdoor space is undeniable, but is it truly the best option for everyone?

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Summer Ready Gardening Tips 2024

Now that the weather has started to warm up and the frosts have come to an end (at long last!) we can move our attention to the garden. Preparing your garden as early as possible will mean you can reap the rewards in Summer. Our top tips to prepare your garden for summer should help you to get your outside space looking and feeling great, ready to relax or socialise when the temperatures start to hit double figures…. Is that possible in England?!?! Put on your gardening gloves and grab your secateurs, we are ready to begin…

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What to do Before Viewings – Cleaning Tips

What to do Before Viewings – Cleaning Tips

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Looking To Buy Your First Home but Not Sure Where to Start?

We are often asked by would-be buyers how they can get on the property ladder in York, a task which feels impossible! ? One way to start the process of getting ready to buy your first home is to consider your credit score as early as possible. It’s something you can control and having a good credit score can make a huge difference when applying for mortgages.

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Thinking About Selling Your Property In York?

Thinking About Selling Your Property In York? Unsure how to start the process of selling your property? Follow our easy steps to get you where you want to be.

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Do Photographs Matter When Listing Your Property For Sale?

Do Photographs Matter When Listing Your Property For Sale? The short answer is Yes! Photos matter when selling your house in York and here is why.

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Estate Agents – Friend or Foe?

Estate Agents in York – Friend or Foe?

Is Your Home Ready For Autumn?

Autumn is the perfect time to do some basic seasonal home maintenance to keep your house in tip-top shape. Here's a list of autumn home maintenance jobs from the Indigo Greens Team. ?

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Why Is My House Not Selling In York - 10 Common Reasons?

There are many reasons your house may not be selling in York. A good estate agent should advise on many of these elements before you list to ensure you have the best chance of selling your property fast. However, there is only so much an agent can do and some elements really do rest with the seller.