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  • 18 Jul 2018

    Questions to ask before buying an overseas property

    Many people dream of buying property overseas and having their own little getaway in a favorite foreign country. However, buying property overseas is not as simple as just being able to afford that villa or city apartment or beachfront hideaway you have your eye on. Owning an overseas property can b... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead News
  • 05 Dec 2017

    5 things to look for in vacation property management

    Wherever your rental property is located, unless you live very close by, you’ll probably be handing over the day to day running of your holiday let to a management company.

    In this article, we look at 5 key areas where they should be able to improve your holiday property investment’s rental performa

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 30 Mar 2017

    Why Student Property stayed on top in 2016

    New report confirms that UK Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) continues to deliver

    The headlines according to CBRE

    - Investment in PBSA £2.7bn 2016 to date, c£3bn forecast. This is already more than 2014’s £2.4bn, while 2015’s enormous £5.6bn was due to exceptional institutional trading
    - 21%

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead News
  • 20 Jul 2015

    How online estate agents can help those moving abroad

    Buying property abroad can be a huge decision in itself, but if you are also planning to sell your property back home, then this can only add to the difficulty of the situation. While there are a number of ways to approach selling, one way to potentially alleviate some of the stress associated with ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 05 Jun 2015

    Does your investment ensure you don’t lose money?

    Not so long ago, investors will remember a time when they could invest in the Stock market and be sure that their funds were going to give them good returns. Alas, those days are gone and we at FJP are more than aware that our investors and potential clients are now looking at other avenues to ensur... [Read more]
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  • 14 May 2015

    Three key areas to consider right now to add value to your home

    Whether you’re considering selling or just wanting to freshen up a new property, home or holiday condo, adding value to your walls isn’t as complex or expensive as it might sound. Here are three areas to consider.


    First off, plan ahead so you can allocate budget accordingly. To avoid any ru

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 17 Dec 2014

    Put that personal loan to work and improve your home

    Investing in your home is one of the single smartest things you can do. The improvements you make can be felt, seen and used because they're tangible. They even remain there for as long as you maintain your home.

    In fact, very few things can compare to the versatility or comfort that home improvement

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 13 Nov 2014

    These are the 7 things that command the biggest increase in a property's sale price

    Property experts suggest that there are two ways to increase the value of a property and command a larger sales price. One is low cost methods and the other uses more costly methods. Certainly, this depends primarily on the property owner's budget. However, any changes are better than none at all. C... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 30 Oct 2014

    Men vs Women: When House-Hunting - An Infographic

    Men vs Women: When House-Hunting - An infographic by the team at Little House Company: Internet Estate Agent

    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead News
  • 26 Sep 2014

    How your garden could help you get the best price for your home

    With house prices on the up, protecting the value of your home has become increasingly important. Typically, property-owners in the UK looked to increase the value of their assets by investing in big projects like altering the layout of their homes or adding a conservatory. Now, though, many sellers... [Read more]
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  • 26 Sep 2014

    Why you should consider solar panels on your holiday home

    Now that you’ve considered the financial steps to take if you want to emigrate, you can start to think about how you’ll take advantage of your new home’s location. Your holiday home is likely prime real estate for taking advantage of the sun as an energy source. Here are three reasons to consider so... [Read more]
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  • 22 Sep 2014

    Investing in a holiday property: The pros and cons

    Property investment is just about everybody’s idea of a good investment. It is lucrative in terms of both income from rent and capital appreciation.

    What most people do is they look for a bargain in their home country on Gumtree, auction sites and property listing sites. Most look in their home town... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 05 Sep 2014

    Three financial steps to take if you want to emigrate

    Emigrating is a dream that many of us have, and now that the economy is well over half way to being fully recovered, it’s fair to say that many people are feeling like they have a little bit of extra money in their back pockets. With this being the case, there’s a growing trend for people looking to... [Read more]
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  • 25 Oct 2013

    House price increases: Protecting the value of your home

    The last few months have seen the UK emerge from the worst of the financial downturn. Although there is a long way to go until things return to the way they were, it would seem that sentiment is improving among both businesses and consumers - and the country's financial situation is slowly starting ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead tips
  • 08 Jun 2012

    Murcia golf resort launches as demand for property surges

    A new development in La Manga has launched this week, just as demand for property in Murcia surges.

    Las Lomas Village, with prices below 50 per cent of the market’s peak value, is a chance for investors to make the most of the high yields that come with having Murcia’s most-visited golf resort next d
    ... [Read more]
    Category: Medhead News

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