• Jul 16th 2020

How will the Chancellor Rishi Sonak's Summer Economic Update affect the property market?

The most significant announcement affecting the property market is the Stamp Duty Holiday, which has increased the threshold at which stamp duty is paid on property purchases. This is good for both first-time buyers and homeowners who are looking to ... more

  • Jul 14th 2020

Stamp Duty Holiday Explained

With the recent Stamp Duty changes, there are many questions in how this affects property purchases until March 2021. How much will I save on Stamp Duty? What if I am buying a property worth more than £500,000? As a property investor, will I benefit ... more

  • Jul 1st 2020

Quick and easy ways to make your new place feel like home

We've written a blog containing quick and easy ways to make your new house or flat feel like a home in no time. Get the paint out When you move to your new house or flat, one of the quickest ways to breathe new life into every room, is by painting ... more

  • Jun 24th 2020

Preparing to Sell your Property

First Impressions In the property market, First Impressions count, and how your property is presented from the outside and inside, can make a big difference in how potential buyers will see your property. On average, a potential buyer will decide ... more

  • Jun 8th 2020

Mortgage Interest Rates Fall to Historic Lows

The average interest rate for a two-year and five-year rate mortgages has fallen to a new low since records began in 2007, according to Moneyfacts. The average two-year deal is now 2.09%, while the average five-year deal is 2.35%. With the recent emergency ... more

  • May 28th 2020

Proposed 30% Discount for First-Time Buyers and Key Workers

The government is proposing a new scheme to offer a 30% discount on new-build homes for first-time buyers and key workers. The First Homes scheme will give first-time buyers and key workers a chance to buy a home in their local area for nearly a third ... more

  • May 20th 2020

Can renovation work restart now?

With the government having re-opened the property market across England, what does this mean for renovation projects that you have started or are about to start? Renovation work can restart providing the tradespeople that you are using comply with ... more

  • May 11th 2020

Estate Agents are turning to innovative methods to enable buyers to view potential new homes!

Virtual viewings are taking off as home-hunters continue to look for new properties during the coronavirus lockdown. At Danvers, we are finding that the use of technology is proving so popular with buyers and renters and that some are willing ... more

  • Apr 16th 2020

Make Your Home Office, Your Haven

For most freelancers, working from home is not the new normal. It is an intensified version of their everyday schedules, where the option to step out for coffee is no longer an option. It takes a certain type of discipline to be able to get out of ... more