New Aldi supermarkets add an additional £5,000 to local property values within months of a store opening, compared to the national average
32% of UK home owners choose a home based on its close proximity to local shops and amenities
The opening of a new Aldi supermarket can add an additional £5,000 to the value of local homes, research by My Home Move, the UK’s leading provider of … more
My Home Move’s conveyancing app becomes the most popular choice on the App Store for UK home movers
Over 3,000 downloads across iOS and Android users since its launch
eWay app estimated to facilitate one in twenty-five UK home moves by the end of 2017
My Home Move’s recently launched eWay app becomes the most ‘popular’ conveyancing choice within Apple’s App Store. … more
Wives and girlfriends are the driving force behind most couples’ home moves – completing documents and conversing with conveyancers 52% of the time, compared to their partners
Online conveyancing systems show usage spikes between noon and 1pm- highlighting that the lunchbreak has become the most popular time of day to complete the legal documents for buying or selling a property … more
South East and East of England named as relocation hotspots attracting 40% of home movers between 2011 – 2015
Greater London attracts only 4% of relocation movers, the same as Yorkshire and Humberside
North East attracts just 1% of ‘relocators’ over the five year period, becoming the least popular place to relocate to
The South East and East of England proved the most population … more
58% of over 55s have no intention of downsizing
For those that would consider downsizing (25%) the lack of suitable properties and the costs involved in moving, including Stamp Duty, represent barriers to them moving
46% of would-be downsizers want to move into a bungalow, while 20% are looking for a detached property
Over half (52%) of would-be downsizers want a property that is easier to manage, … more
My Home Move has won the highly coveted title of ‘Best Conveyancing Provider’ at the What Mortgage Awards, for the third consecutive year.
The Awards, which were launched in 1993, celebrate excellence across the mortgage industry. Each nominee was voted for by consumers based on the quality of their products, their customer service and their commitment to the market.
Speaking of the win, Doug … more
My Home Move, the UK’s leading provider of mover conveyancing services, has won the award for Outstanding Commitment to Training at the inaugural Modern Law Conveyancing Awards 2016.
My Home Move, which operates nationally and celebrates its 15th anniversary this year, collected the award for its in-house Learning and Development Academy, which provides all of My Home Move’s employees with … more
Doug Crawford, CEO of My Home Move, has won the Business Leader: Conveyancer award for the third time in four years, at the British Mortgage Awards 2016. This takes My Home Move’s awards total to 22 awards since January 2013.
The ceremony which was held at the Park Plaza Hotel in London on the 7th July recognised the standout achievements from across the UK mortgage and associated industries in the … more
The number of gifted deposits to investors increased by 5% during Q1 2016 compared to Q1 2015, as the rush to beat the Stamp Duty deadline intensified
Investors are favouring regional hotspots to make their money go further, as investments into London and the South East decrease
Gifted deposits used to snap-up flats and maisonettes, suggesting the pre-Stamp Duty surge was to fund Buy-to-Let … more
“As we know from our own research, people choose to move home for many different reasons – many of which are unlikely to be affected in the short term by the outcome of the EU Referendum. This decision has been made against the backdrop of a UK housing market that is, arguably, leaner and fitter than at any point in the last 15 to 20 years.
“Stronger regulation on mortgages in recent … more