Reeds Rains Blog

The Reeds Rains blog is a place for us to share property news, and informative articles.

Couple looking at a fireplace

15 Oct

Property renovations: what you need to know about finance and insurance

While some people have an amount of their own capital to invest in a major renovation, sometimes it is worth securing finance v...

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Clock on the wall in a house

27 Aug

Landlord advice: divorce and investment properties

Divorce can be a very messy thing and the more assets you have that need to be divided up, the more complicated it can be.

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Picture of a door and window to a cottage

27 Aug

Beware: Financing and insurance for investment landlords using Airbnb

If you’re tempted to go and list your property on Airbnb without first speaking to your lender or insurance broker, don’t....

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5 Jun

Financing and insuring a new build

Buying a new build has its benefits but you do need to be aware that completing the purchase can be more complicated than for a...

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5 top reasons Buy to Let investors get their mortgage rejected

25 Apr

5 top reasons Buy to Let investors get their mortgage rejected

When you have already put in a lot of work to find a suitable investment property, the last thing you want is to have your mort...

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Room

18 Oct

What spurred on my mortgage decision?

For some people, choosing a mortgage can be a daunting thought, but it may not be as difficult as some would think. Find out mo...

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Reeds Rains

13 Jun

The Family Springboard Mortgage is also available to current homeowners

Reeds Rains now has access to a new product, the Barclays Bank Family Springboard Mortgage, which has been created to help firs...

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A 1.7% drop in house purchase approvals in May

9 Jun

A 1.7% drop in house purchase approvals in May

The latest Mortgage Monitor from e.surv, the UK’s largest residential chartered surveyor, has reported a 1.7% drop in the numbe...

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April loans lull as lenders reflect economic uncertainties

13 May

April loans lull as lenders reflect economic uncertainties

House purchase approvals (seasonally adjusted) in April totalled 57,512, down 19.4% from the 71,357 loans granted the previous ...

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Number of loan approvals up in January - a response to the Bank of England Money & Credit report

1 Mar

Number of loan approvals up in January - a response to the Bank of England Money & Credit report

Bank of England Money & Credit report which highlights that the number of loan approvals for house purchase stood at 74,581 in ...

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Reeds Rains

13 Jan

Move forward this year with Reeds Rains

Many people think that January is a quiet month for buying and selling properties, but last year Reeds Rains saw a 90% increase...

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Left to right - Former rugby star Matt Dawson, Oliver Blake managing director Reeds Rains, Brian Parker director Reeds Rains and Sharlene-Palmer-Corporate-Accounts-Manager-Zoopla

10 Dec

Reeds Rains score a hat-trick in 2015

A philosophy of traditional values; today’s needs and a keen eye for delivering value for its customers is the secret behind th...

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