Thursday, July 26, 2012
As a result of the dwindling property values of the past few years, there has been a noticeable decline in the number of properties coming to the market. Out of the people who would otherwise be selling their homes and moving on, some are trapped in negative equity, and others are biding their time to see if prices do creep back up again before they think about selling. Consequently, with fewer homes being added to the market, buyers may find that there is stiff competition to get to the front of the queue for the most favourable properties. With demand higher than supply, you may need to work just that bit harder if you want your dream residence to become your very own home. Here are some hints to get ahead of the rest.