Reviews and ratings of quality, hand-picked, UK websites offering advice and information on property development
Advice from the BBC on reserching the market and choosing properties for developments.
Following on the success of programmes such "Property Ladder", the Channel 4 website now has a section devoted to homes, including help and advice for those wishing to dive into the property market. Topics include being a landlord, find tenants, builders and furnishing rental properties.
Fix My Property
Headers: Building, Carpentry, Double Glazing, Electrical, Exterior, Pick'n'mix, Plastering, Plumbing, Roofing, Estimator, Chat Forum, Classified Ads, Fitters
Worried about rogue traders? With Fix My Property, all the prices are transparent, prefixed and VAT inclusive. Select a job you need doing from the website, pay 20% up front and the balance to the trader. If you can't see the specific job you want listed, contact them for a quote. Fitters can apply to register on the website.
If you have been intrigued by programmes such as "Property Ladder" and are looking to try your hand at renovation, then you might be interested in this website. Renovate Alerts searches the internet looking for property for sale that is in need of renovation. Every few days they email subscribers with links to the latest properties. Monthly subscription rates are £10 or £20, depending on area.
Property development advice from the TV channel UK TV Style. There are several features covering topics from choosing properties to decorating tips.