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A kitchen in a property let by Currans Homes estate agency in Chester c/o a client who became an accidental landlord through circumstance.

Are you an accidental landlord?

Found yourself letting property through circumstance rather than a conscious decision to invest? You’re not alone.   This handy guide contains 7 key considerations to get you started on the right path to being a successful ‘accidental’ landlord.   ‘What is an accidental landlord?’ we

Should you downsize, upsize or stay put Currans Homes

Benefits to downsizing, upsizing and right-sizing

Downsizing, upsizing and right-sizing – MAKE THE RIGHT MOVE FOR YOU Are you thinking about making a change to where you live? If you no longer need all the rooms in your home, you might have decided to downsize into something smaller. Or perhaps it’s

Good money reasons to remortgage your property Currans Homes

Reasons to remortgage your rental property

As a landlord, you might own your property outright or you may have a buy to let mortgage. If you do currently have borrowing, it could be because you didn’t have enough capital available to buy without a mortgage. Or perhaps you chose to leverage

Buying a new home? Remember these 4 additional costs:

Buyers can sometimes be shocked to discover additional costs associated with purchasing a property particularly if experiencing the process for the first time. Settling a realistic budget for the total costs is a critical first step to ensure that there are adequate funds available. Here are a

Top Tips to get your house offer accepted

If you are planning on offering on a house, it is beneficial to show the agent selling that you are motivated and organised. Estate agents do not only advise clients on price, but also on the level of the buyer’s motivation. You should present your offer

Top tips for buying a property project

Whether looking for a new home or an investment, good renovation projects in the right location and at the right price can be hard to find. Here are ways to increase your chances of finding a successful project: When prices rise, buyers on a budget