Weekly Property Speedbites | 31st – 4th, August – September , 2015

Speed Property Buyers weekly series covering topics from interior design to architecture. The aptly named series, Weekly Property Speedbites, is released every Friday.

Don’t be afraid to comment below and have a great weekend!

Monday, 31st of August

What to Do If Your Home Isn’t Selling

Great tips from zillow.com on what to do when your home just isn’t selling. With these helpful hints you will be able to sell your house fast.

Design Solutions for Oddly Shaped Backyards

Great pictorial help from houzz.co.uk on how to design around your unique garden shape. Get yourself ready for next Summer.

This Domed Bookshelf Is Actually Pretty Cool

curbed.com showcase a very interesting piece of wooden furniture architecture – a domed bookshelf. Helpful style tips for when designing your home.

Tuesday, 1st of September

The Best Place In England to Bring up a Family

The most family friendly place in the UK has been revealed by the telegraph.co.uk. It’s no other than Shrigley Road in Bollington, near Macclesfield.

Inheritance: How Would You Spend It?

A piece about inheritance and property from theguardian.com. Research has shown that one in five are relying on it to get them on to the property ladder.

UK Mortgage Approvals Highest Since Beginning of 2014

Good news from propertywire.com for UK residents, as we’ve seen a sharp increase in mortgages approvals since 2014.

Wednesday, 2nd of September

Revealed: The Widening Gulf Between UK Salaries and House Prices

More fromtheguardian.com about the widening gulf between the UK salaries and home prices… Worrying for future generations.

Inspiration Wednesday – Inverness

The weekly Wednesday Inspiration post from rightmove.co.uk, this time they are located in the lovely Inverness, Scotland.

Carbuncle Cup: Walkie Talkie Wins Prize for Worst Building of the Year

Even more from theguardian.com – Carbuncle Cup, showcasing the worse building of the year in the Capital.

Thursday, 3rd of September

Property Price Outside Dublin Rising Faster Year on Year

propertywire.com has released some very interesting data regarding the Irish property market. It seems that property prices from the outside of Dublin is rising year on year. Good news to see growth outside the capital city.

High Speed Broadband Becoming More Important for UK Home Movers

propertywire.com once again today, have released more interesting research into the desires of moving home. As we progress as a society, it’s deemed more and more important to have high speed internet in our homes.

Former Mayfair Garage Becomes World’s Most Expensive Mews House After £24m Sale

The London property market continues to show unsustainable growth, reported by cityam.com. A former garage in Mayfair has recently sold for a staggering £24m.

Friday, 4th of September

One in Five UK Landlords Could be Out of Business Due to Tax Breaks Change

Even more grim news for landlords from the website propertywire.com. The new cuts in tax breaks for certain buy to let landlords could put 1 in 5 out of business.

3 Home Upgrade Options for a Moderate Budget

Three simple tips from zillow.com. How to improve your home with a moderate budget.

The 100 Best Places for Families to Live Revealed: Do You Live Near a Family Friendly Hotspot?

dailymail.co.uk have revealed the 100 best places for families to live. Great list if you’re looking to move rather soon!

Cash Property Buyers, We Buy Any House

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About the author

Starting his career in Estate Agency, Jeff quickly moved up the ranks to manage his own office for Halifax Property Services. Co-founding Speed Property Buyers in 2008, he has applied this knowledge and overseen rapid expansion of the business.