Where do we go from here?

At first glance there doesn’t seem to be any obvious painful news for the property marketplace coming our way in the Chancellors financial statement with no mention of a hike in CGT(Capital Gains Tax) on the sale of Second / BTL homes. Quite the reverse  – the Chancellor is planning a £20 BM boost into… Read more »

How Little White Lies Could Kill the Sale of Your Home in Harrogate

We all tell a white lie or two now and again, it could be the cost of those shoes that suddenly appeared in the wardrobe, or that stunning unique lamp that you just had to have in your home office.  Yet as innocent a slip of the tongue it may be, some white lies can… Read more »

Keep Your Emotions in Check When Selling Your Home in Harrogate

Your house is your home, and so it’s completely normal to feel an emotional connection with it –  as they say, home is where the heart is.  Yet we all know the experience of selling your home can make those feelings stronger, it doesn’t matter why you wish to move – upsizing, downsizing, relocating –… Read more »

Is Now a Good Time to Buy?

We are now being informed on almost a daily basis by the BBC and media that the economy is in recession. The property gurus are forecasting falling house prices on a UK basis for the remainder of this year and into 2021. Some Lenders are stress testing furloughed and self-employed buyers to much more severe… Read more »

Stamp Duty holiday time in Harrogate!

It will come as no surprise to anyone that the Chancellors announcement of a temporary Stamp Duty ( SDLT) holiday on the 9 th of July has triggered both a big surge in new listings & sales but also in queries &  questions. We would stress that we are not Property Lawyers or Taxation specialists… Read more »

50 Ways to Kill Your Harrogate Home Sale

The last few days has seen the lights come back on for our high street, as non-essential shops have started to tentatively open.  We are still doing things with caution and distance, but slowly and surely life is starting to open up a bit more.  This confidence can also be seen in the Harrogate housing… Read more »

Four accidental ways you could be turning off buyers in Harrogate

It’s only been a matter of days since the government released guidance to enable the property industry to reopen; since then, we have seen a surge in people wishing to sell or buy a property within Harrogate. If you’re selling a property we’re sure you want to do everything you can to attract potential buyers,… Read more »

Now You Can Move Home in Harrogate During the Coronavirus Outbreak

The last couple of months has seen many industries having to adapt to how they run their businesses.  At Myrings Estate Agents we have put various procedures in place in line with government guidelines to protect you and our team.  Over the last week there has been a slight easing of the lockdown and on… Read more »