Many people who face the idea of downsizing when retiring often have mixed emotions. Leaving the family home filled with happy memories once the kids have moved on is a daunting and emotional experience. Not only that but decluttering a life time’s worth of possessions and the moving process in itself can be a monumental challenge. It’s not all doom and gloom as downsizing can actually offer massive financial and practical benefits, now and for the future.Continue reading
Regardless of whether you wanted to leave or remain, Brexit has impacted the UK housing market for everyone. But now that the verdict is out and the UK has left the EU, what are the predictions for post-Brexit future?
According to data from the Land Registry, the average annual house prices increased by 2.2% in December which is up from 1.7% in November. For the first time in two years, house prices have increased all over the UK.Continue reading
As space is becoming a problem for many households and businesses, self storage has become the first choice for many. At some point, many of us will need a self storage unit whether it’s for home or business. The fact that its safe, convenient, reliable and affordable makes it even more attractive.
While there are several reasons why people use self storage, the most common include moving home or office, renovating, storing collectables, archiving and stock storage. It is even used by students and those who travel extensively as a safe haven for their belongings.Continue reading
Thinking of putting your house on the market in the New Year? Homeowners know that selling your property is inevitable at some stage in your life and, along with household storage, you need to consider decluttering, cleaning and home staging regardless of the type of property or reason for selling.
Whether your family is growing and you need a bigger house or the kids have left and it’s time to downsize, you want to get the maximum price possible when selling your house. To achieve that, you need to take a step back and look at your house from a buyer’s perspective. Here are some household storage and home staging tips to help you sell your house!Continue reading
Finding the best way to transport your valuables when moving can be challenging. What would be the best removals option to help you move? Should you hire a professional removals company, man with a van or do it yourself? There are pro’s and con’s when choosing any of them as it all comes down to what you are moving, how much, how far and your budget.Continue reading