Your home is your biggest asset. In this book, Fiona Fullerton covers everything the reader should need to know – from choosing the right house to substantially increasing its value, and from renovating creatively and cost effectively to buying the best property to rent.
She advises on: what to buy (and what not to buy); the importance of location, location, location; tips to enhance the value of your property; easy ways to sell your house in only one week; how to buy the perfect rental investment – and find the right tenants; and the art of renovating and decorating for maximum return.
Moving house has been rated as one of the most stressful events you can undergo. After 20 years’ success buying, selling and letting property, Fiona Fullerton reveals how to make your experience, whether buying or selling, as lucrative and stress-free as possible. Full of information, advice and ideas, she reveals everything you need to know about purchasing your dream home, getting the best deal on your current one and making your move – quickly and smoothly. Written in a witty and engaging style and designed for everyone from first-time buyers to those already in the property market, it includes advice on: What to buy (and what not to buy) Budgeting – what can you really afford? Finding a property; How to get the best out of your estate agent and solicitor; Valuations and surveys; Negotiating the best price; Achieving your home’s market potential and putting your home on view; How to sell your home in 7 days; Surviving the moving day. Accessible and easy to follow, Fiona Fullerton’s Guide to Buying, Selling and Moving House is full of insider information, checklists and simple techniques for staying sane.
‘the author’s light and often humorous touch almost (but not quite) makes house moving seem a pleasure. House moving is not enjoyable, but Fiona’s book will compensate for the misery with plenty of light moments’
INDEX magazine, Nov 09
Buying to let has become one of the most popular ways to invest money. However, making the right decisions is crucial and there is much competition for tenants. After 20 years’ success buying, selling and letting property, Fiona Fullerton reveals how to make your experience as lucrative and stress-free as possible. Full of information, advice, ideas, and plenty of helpful checklists, she reveals everything you need to know about understanding the investment market, choosing the right property and beating the competition. Written in a witty and engaging style and designed for everyone from first-time buyers to those building up a property portfolio, it includes advice on: Should you be investing in buy to let? How much can you afford – understanding the finances; Choosing the right property; Preparing your rental property for the letting market; Extending your portfolio; Beating the competition. Accessible and easy to follow, Fiona Fullerton’s Guide to Buying to Let is full of insider information, checklists and simple techniques for staying sane.
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