Advice Centre

Welcome to our property advice and help centre

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Buying a property is an important milestone. This is why Compare My Move has all the necessary information to help you choose the perfect home for you. From planning a budget to completing mortgage applications, we have everything you need to make an informed decision.

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There are a lot of factors to consider when selling a property, from deciding an asking price to finding an estate agent. Compare My Move has a range of useful guides that explore each stage of the process, helping you prepare for the transaction and increase the chances of a successful sale

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Knowing the best type of mortgage and lender’s deal to choose can be tricky. With the help of financial experts, we’ve created insightful and useful guides on a range of mortgages as well as guidance on saving for a house deposit.

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Buying a property isn’t always simple, there are a variety of steps to take before a purchase is successful. Through the advice of our property experts, we will explore each stage in detail and discuss the various ways in which you can buy a home.

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Our conveyancing guide will help you understand the process by breaking down each step, allowing you to easily take in all the important details. Our conveyancing advice further explains the individual topics involved, expanding on popular questions regarding conveyancing when buying and selling a property.

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Surveying

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The surveying process is a vital part of both buying and selling a property. Before comparing surveyors, browse through our surveying guide to understand each area of surveying, from what a property survey is to the costs involved. Our surveying advice will explain the topics involved and answer any questions you may have as a buyer or seller.

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By breaking down the removals process, you’ll be able to easily plan and prepare your home before moving day. Our experts’ removal advice carefully explains each necessary steps involved to ensure you know exactly what to expect during the process and when hiring a removals company.

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New Build Homes

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Buying a new build home often takes less time than buying an older property. The process will differ, including the conveyancing timeline and survey options. We’ve created this in-depth guide featuring a range of articles to help you with buying a new build home.

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Renting

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Renting is becoming increasingly popular as house prices continue to rise. We’ve written informative guides on everything you need to know about renting, from how the rent to buy scheme works to selling a buy to let property.

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Home Improvements

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As a homeowner, there are little things we can do to add value to our homes and improve space. We’ve got guides on everything you need to help with your home improvements, from letting you know the improvements that actually devalue your home to what a party wall agreement is.

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Looking for inspiration before you move house? Take a look at some of our most popular moving destinations across Britain and find your next home with our expert tips and advice. From Cardiff to Glasgow, we cover all the areas you need to begin your house-hunting journey.

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Moving abroad is daunting, especially with confusion and uncertainty after Brexit. The team at Compare My Move work hard to research and create insightful and helpful articles for your international house move.

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