The Do’s and Don’ts of Decorating Your Home
Decorating your home can be difficult. You’ll no doubt look at trends on interior design websites and want to copy them, but you also need a space that reflects your personality and is somewhere you can feel comfortable. Whether you’re planning to redecorate one of your rooms or want to renovate your entire property, here are some do’s and don’ts to get you started.
A Guide To Garden Fence Laws
You may think this is a strange topic, but lots of homeowners in Cardiff remain unaware of the laws regarding garden fences until they find themselves embroiled in a frustrating and costly boundary dispute. With fences being central to many neighbourhood conflicts, we believe that everyone who owns a property in Cardiff should have a better understanding of the law. So, here you’ll find some expert advice to help you stay well-informed about your property rights and obligations as a homeowner.
Insight: Does A Mortgage In Principle Mean You’re Guaranteed A Mortgage?
Purchasing a property in Cardiff is something you do in stages, and an early step towards owning your property is obtaining your MIP or mortgage in principle (sometimes called a DIP – Decision In Principle or an AIP – Agreement In Principle).
Once you have a mortgage in principle, you can progress onto the next step of buying your property. A MIP shows both sellers and their estate agents that you’re serious and also in a suitable position to move on with the purchase.
Should I Get A Survey Done Before Buying A House?
Buying a property in Cardiff is a significant milestone, but it’s also a major financial commitment. For home buyers, the decision to invest in a property is not one to be taken lightly. Among the many considerations, one common question that often arises is “Should I get a survey before buying a house?”
In this blog, we’ll delve into this important topic and provide you with our expert insights to help you make an informed decision.
You Ask, We Answer! Your Latest Home Moving Questions Answered By The Fortis Team.
Here at Fortis we like to provide our clients with as much help as possible when they are considering making a home move. Read on to see some of the answers to popular questions that we are often asked.
How to Improve Home Wi-Fi: Tips and Advice
Are you tired of dealing with slow internet speeds and constant buffering? Do you find yourself wondering how to fix poor Wi-Fi and boost your Wi-Fi signal at home? Look no further! We know how important a decent Wi-Fi signal is in your home. In fact, many home movers check internet speeds before making a decision to view a property!
The fact is that many of us have multiple devices, working from home is common and dare we even mention the need for a good Wi-Fi signal during the school holidays, so it’s no wonder that Wi-Fi can be sluggish when it’s having to work extra hard. According to broadband.co.uk, the UK average download speed is 78.48Mbps, yet it’s still not unusual to experience buffering.
Can a Recommended Mortgage Broker Fast-Track the Journey to Your Dream Home?
Should I Use The Broker Recommended By My Estate Agent in Cardiff?
Finding your dream property in Cardiff is an exhilarating journey, but navigating the complexities of securing a mortgage to purchase it can be overwhelming. As a homebuyer in the UK, you may have received the suggestion of working with a mortgage broker recommended by your estate agent in Cardiff. But do you need a mortgage broker?
In this blog post, the team at Fortis explore the benefits of partnering with a mortgage broker endorsed by your estate agent. You will discover how by working together in tandem with this professional combination can unlock your dream home and streamline your home-buying experience.
How to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Your Cardiff Home
Due to prominent news coverage, many homeowners are looking for ways to reduce the impact their home has on the environment so that they can reduce their carbon footprint and also save some money on energy bills. With technology advancements being made year upon year, there are more ways now than ever to help accomplish this.
If you’re interested in making your home in Cardiff more environmentally friendly and energy efficient, here are the five best ways to use clean energy.
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