Guides

Beginner's Guide to Mortgage Terminology



Learning about mortgages can seem a complex task. Thankfully, My Big Move has constructed a basic guide for explaining all the popular mortgage terms and financial jargon you’re likely to come across. We make it easy....

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Beginner's Guide to Conveyancing Terminology



Widely considered to the be the most complicated process of the house-moving process, conveyancing has earned quite a name for itself.

Here at My Big Move, we want to end any...

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Benefits of Using a Mortgage Broker



Moving home is always an expensive undertaking so if you’re thinking of doing this, you may be tempted to save costs by cutting out the middleman.

However, before you decide to...
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Top Tips for Choosing the Best Removal Companies



My Big Move wants your house move to go as smoothly as possible. Therefore, we will only recommend removal companies that will offer you the very best service for your house...

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International Removals Guide: 4 Questions to Ask Yourself



If you’re planning on moving to a new home overseas then you’ll probably want to take your belongings with you rather than buy a load of new stuff when you arrive – after all, it’s usually cheaper to...

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House Survey: Do I Need a Property Surveyor?



If you’ve visited your potential new home a few times and received the mortgage lender’s valuation survey you may be wondering why you should have another survey carried out by a Chartered Surveyor (...

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What is Conveyancing? Everything You Need to Know



Conveyancing is the legal process where a trained solicitor transfers ownership of a property from one party to another. A licensed conveyancer will act on behalf of the buyer, guaranteeing them ownership of the property and the...

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HomeBuyers Report or Building Survey?



What's the Difference Between the Two Surveys?

When buying a property it's important not only to get a survey, but to get the right home survey for your new home. Whether you're...

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Moving House Tips: 10 Step Guide to Moving In



So, after many months of searching and viewing properties you’ve finally found a house you wish to buy, you've made an offer and it’s been accepted!  You may think that you can now sit back and wait for your moving date. However...

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Moving Day: 10 Tips to Take the Stress out of Moving House



Moving home is a stressful undertaking. There is so much to do with so many things to organise. It also takes up so much of your time. If you would like to know how long it takes to move house, then...

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