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10 Tips On Choosing The Right Estate Agent

Property selling is not something most of us do every day, so choosing an estate agency to handle the sale might seem a little daunting. Contrary to what you may think, not all agencies are the same and some will be more effective than others. This guide will help you find a professional and pro-active … Continue >

How To Decide What Offer To Make On A Property

You’ve found your dream home, but how much should you pay for it? Deciding what offer to make on a property can be tricky. If you pitch your offer too low, you may miss out on the property. But if you make it too high, you could be left wondering if you got the best deal possible. … Continue >

Mohammed Hassan’s Ride4ELM

Ride 4 Your Mosque initiative encourages the community to take up cycling for a healthier lifestyle as well as support our fundraising for the mosque. This year’s fun-filled and scenic ride will be from Cambridge to East London Mosque. This is suitable for beginners as well as experienced riders. Our director Hassan is taking part … Continue >

Renting FAQs

All your frequently asked questions about renting a house or flat answered, including information about rent guarantors, referencing and deposits. I need to find a place to rent. What do i do first? Before you start searching for your new home it’s a good idea to write down a budget. What are your current outgoings … Continue >

What To Do At The End Of Your Tenancy

If you’re coming to the end of your tenancy and want to move out, you might be wondering what to do next. To help make sure your rented property is in order before you pack up and move onto your new home, we’ve put together this handy guide. Give notice to end your tenancy If … Continue >

Which Home Improvements Really Add Value To Your House Before Selling?

Your house will almost certainly be more attractive to buyers with some general sprucing up and cleaning. Larger projects such as loft conversions, converting a garage or adding a conservatory may reap high rewards if you have the time and money. But small things can make a surprising difference too. Redecorate and complete easy upgrades … Continue >

Top Tips For Living In A House Share

Shared accommodation is no longer something only students endure for a few years. You may be sharing a house or flat with other professionals, friends or a partner. Follow these tips to keep your house share amicable. 1. Keep the property tidy Cleanliness is subjective and we all have different ideas of what ‘clean’ means. … Continue >

Renting Terms and Jargons Explained

If you’re thinking about renting a property, you may find the process a little overwhelming; lengthy contracts, difficult to read paperwork, not to mention the confusing language – what does it all mean? We have put together a list of common terms that will help you beat the jargon. Tenant: That’s you! Landlord: The owner … Continue >

Top 5 Tips For Landlords

Here is our top 5 tips to help you to be a model landlord. Whether you’re letting a studio apartment or a 10 bed mansion, this guide will help you stay on the right side of the law. Find out if you need a landlord licence Before you look for prospective renters, check with your … Continue >

Abul’s RDF Bangladesh Deployment

This year Abul has undertaken an opportunity for us to achieve a shared and eternal legacy. He will be supporting the Rural Development Foundation (RDF) Global with the amazing projects launched to help the most needy people in this region of Sylhet, Bangladesh. As part of his trip he will be visiting Bangladesh later this … Continue >