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Buying or selling

  • Land Registry Fees in Buying or selling

    In Feb this year i bought my first house. I paid all fees immediately and settled up with the solicitor as soon as their bill came through the door. Today I received another bill from them looking for 200.00 more for fee they...

  • House Viewing Questions in Buying or selling

    HELP!! Going to view a house this week. We\'ve viewed a few bit nothing we liked this one ticks all the right boxes location, price etc so really interested in it but i need help what type of questions should I be asking EA?...

  • Planning issues in Buying or selling

    Hi all, We looked at a house recently that we really liked. It was lived in, but certainly could not be considered totally finished. When we looked into the planning conditions associated with the property, we not...

  • To buy or not to buy? in Buying or selling

    Hi all, would love to hear your opinion. I am still at home living with parents and have held off buying until now. I am in a reasonable stable job and do not plan on moving out for at least 3 years or so.. I have been loan approved...

  • Is it better to sell a house at auction or via an estate agent "For Sale" arrangement? in Buying or selling

    Which is better for a seller. Send a house for auction or For Sale?

  • Getting rid/around of the EA?? in Buying or selling

    Hi all, Myself and partner are looking at a house that we are very interested in. Asking price is 475 and we're willing to pay 420 (at most). EA has come back to us saying firstly, there is an offer of 420 on the house and mo...

  • Estate Agent Talking Rubbish in Buying or selling

    I went to view a house in Rathfarnham this week. There is a guide price of 325K on the property. I drove by it last weekend and decided to put in a bid of 270K as the property looked like it needs lots of work done. I was told by the ...

  • House price register accuracy? in Buying or selling

    I would like to ask anyone who knows how the information on the actual selling prices in the new house price register is obtained. Are all sales in 2011 included in the register even the cash sales?. I purchased a prope...

  • excessive asking prices in Buying or selling

    Anyone notice many properties where the asking price was way over the actual selling price released in the property price register? There was a house I had been watching that sold for 229000 with the last reduced asking...

  • Why are some estate agents not interested in selling to us in Buying or selling

    We are looking to buy a house, and i am starting to get confused about some estate agents, none have yet really tried to sell me one. One said everything to put me off. Then when i phoned them back few days later they said it was ...

  • To Buy or not to Buy? - Advise appreciated in Buying or selling

    Hi All, First time poster. Advice required. Myself and fiance are first time buyers. We've been in a position to buy for the last 3 or 4 years but have held off. It has come to a point now where we both feel the time is r...

  • Can i own a house in Ireland while i live in Nigeria? in Buying or selling

    can i own a house in Ireland while i live in Nigeria? If affirmative, what is the procedure?

  • House Clearance Company in Cork in Buying or selling

    i wonder if anyone can help me. I have bought a house which has come "as seen" meaning there is a lot of furniture to be left in the house which i don't necessarily need. It would be a shame to dump it in a skip as some of the st...

  • Can we buy in Ireland if we live in Jersey in Buying or selling

    Hi, I currently live in Jersey, Channel Islands with my husband and my 2 year old daughter. My husband is originally from Cavan and all his family are still living in Cavan. We have been thinking about buying a pro...

  • Deposit to estate agent in Buying or selling

    Also could I get some advise in relation to giving a deposit to a estate agent to go sale agreed for any reason if I pulled out of the sale at any time do I loose my depoit.thanks for advise in advance.

  • Costs in Buying or selling

    Just looking for some advice,I\'m after going sale agreed on a house I had a offer on.I would be grateful if someone could advise me on how much normally does it cost to get a engineers report done and also what should I expect...

  • Property Tax??? in Buying or selling

    Can someone please tell me what I would be getting as a home owner by paying the upcoming property tax? I understand the UK Council tax, the roads and green areas are looked after, the bins are collected on a weekly basis...

  • Twp Estate Agents? in Buying or selling

    Would anybody know is it possible, when selling a house in Ireland, to have the property advertised with two Estate Agents?

  • Houses 'For Sale' - very scarce in Buying or selling

    Friend is trying to buy house in Dublin 6 / 8. Has tried to get viewings but estate agents said one was sold (for sale sign still up & is still advertised). Other house she tried to view E.A. said she couldn't view for 2 weeks. 3 ...

  • property for 50,000euro?????? in Buying or selling

    have been looking to sell up in UK and move to Ireland,Co Longford-Roscommon way.have seen a lot of property for 30-50 thousand euro..!!!!! is this a realistic figure?? do i offer less (for cash),any advice helpful many ...

  • Are banks lending yet in Ireland? in Buying or selling

    Just curious & watchful...are the banks lending yet? We've a lovely 5-year old 4bed-3bath home in Newport, Tipperary, lucky us in that we've a tiny little mortgage & the rent covers all the home-owner costs + taxes on the ...

  • Advertised Prices in Buying or selling

    Are the EAs obliged to sell at the advertised price. Recently I agreed to pay the advertised price but the EA said there is an offer in for that price and I would have to do better. After increasing my bid by 1k he said he would g...

  • Estate Agents: Telling the Truth about other bids? in Buying or selling

    I viewed a house that I really like. At the viewing, the Estate Agent told me that there is a bid of 150K on the house and the seller is considering it. I showed an interest in the house and told him that I would think about every...

  • Bidding Before Mortgage Approval? in Buying or selling

    I am in the process of looking for a house. I am going through a mortgage broker who I know who has told me roughly how much I could get as a mortgage, but I do not have pre-approval from an lender as I am waiting for statements, e...

  • Tracker Mortgage in Buying or selling

    Does anyone know if there are any issues staying on a tracker mortgage if I move from my home to another home and let my current home.