Sometimes it's easier for an outsider to take a view of our market, so we thought we would kick off the New Year by offering some views from a leading housing market expert in the USA. Both the USA and the UK have suffered similar issues with the housing market in recent years and the President of the Mortgage Bankers Association offers some useful comments on what's happening in our own market over here.
selling a house
sites like Money Saving Expert (from where the attached picture was taken) contain lots of useful hints and tips - everything from how to work out what your house is worth, to how to assess if your home needs a specialist survey. But just how long does it typically take to buy or sell a house and is there a typical timescale anyway?