The Impact Of Brexit On UK Housing Market

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It’s already been a year since our last post on Brexit and not much has changed. There is still a sense of uncertainty around how it will affect the housing market and self storage as well. There’s no denying that some sellers have been waiting with bated breath with hopes of a higher post-Brexit price. Other buyers have been reluctant to purchase due to fears that the prices may drop in the event of a no-deal.

While many people solely blame Brexit, there may be more to it than that. There has been a cause of concern about the UK housing market since the 2008 crash and we haven’t seen a noticeable increase in transactions since. With Boris Johnson replacing Theresa May as Prime Minister, could we see a shift in momentum or is it too soon to tell?

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Using Self Storage to Help Sell Your Home

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More people put their house on the market during summer and opt for “staging” to speed up the process. The only way to do that is showing it off at its best and that means removing all the clutter and putting any extra furniture into self storage. You could keep things with a friend or in the garage but there is a risk of damage or theft.

When the time is right, prepare your home for “staging” as showing it to potential buyers in a good state is essential. Not only will it ensure your house gets sold faster but you could also potentially add to the property value. Here is a helpful guide on home staging, self storage and a few home improvements for best results.

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Self Storage Tips For First Timers

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Using self storage for the first time may seem a little daunting but it doesn’t have to be. The process is really quite straightforward especially when you choose an experienced and reputable facility.

With self storage, you can keep the end date open while having the option to decide on a monthly basis whether you want to continue storing your belongings or not. The only challenging part is packing your storage unit as once everything is in, self storage is hassle-free.

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How To Google Search Storage Near Me

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The self storage industry is continuously growing as more people (and businesses) want affordable storage space for household goods or business stock. Today, finding a storage facility has become easier thanks to Google search and using the term “storage near me”.

Considering the sheer volume of people actively using the internet every day to find something, using “near me” or “near me now” search terms are essential. Whether you are searching for “storage near me” on your desktop, laptop or mobile device, Google will provide the answer based on where you are located.

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Temporary Storage For Empty Nesters

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Space is often an issue especially when the kids are still around and you make-do with what you have. However, what happens when your 20-something moves out whether they’re going to uni or a place of their own? This is the perfect time to clear out and a temporary storage unit may come in very handy.

The options seem endless now as you have extra space to play with so what are you going to do? Are you thinking of converting bedrooms into dressing rooms or a snug reading room? Maybe you have your sights set on a sewing room, gym or a man cave.

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