Tag - Residential

Free Guide “15 Questions answered about Ex-Pat Mortgages in the UAE.”

I’ve put together some of the most frequently asked mortgage-related questions from clients based in the UAE: 1)   Does it matter that I live permanently overseas? No, expat mortgages can be obtained whilst you are permanently based overseas.  It is important to speak to a knowledgeable broker who can obtain a Mortgage in Principle before you start to submit offers. 2)   What if my income isn’t paid into the UK/ in a foreign currency This isn’t typically a problem; banks will usually convert to sterling [...]

How To Haggle a House Price Down

Here are 7 simple ways to haggle down the asking price so you can make big savings on your new home – even if you are not a natural at negotiating.   A house is likely to be one of the biggest purchases you ever make, and knocking the price down by even a couple of percent could save you thousands of pounds. Here is how: Do your research Research the property you are looking at Ask the agent how many viewings the property [...]