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Dalston Area Guide – Facts about the London Area of Dalston

January 15th, 2016
Area of Dalston Overview Culture house in Dalston area. Source: Wikipedia Along with Kingsland, Shacklewell, and Newington, Dalston was one of the small villages within the Parish of Hackney. The first written record that is left is from 1294 where the village’s name is mentioned as Derleston. An interesting fact is that in the 13th century, there was ...

Islington Area Guide – Facts about the London Area of Islington

January 8th, 2016
Located north of central London and home of places like Emirates Stadium and Union Chapel, Islington is among the areas that are iconic for London. Even though it is mainly a residential area, it also gives many business opportunities, because it is very close to the City of London, the most central part of the capital. Area of Islington Overview ...

How To Decorate Your New Home After Moving

September 10th, 2015
Image source: MyWallArt / Flickr Every time you move home, you have to start redecorating all over again. While this is not a huge pain, it is something you have to get used doing over again to until you buy your own house. So, what are the tips for decorating your home? 1. Decide on a budget When you’ve just ...

Questions to Ask a Landlord Before Renting

July 7th, 2015
If you live in London, UK or another multicultural, cosmopolitan city you’re probably paying rent. While this is not necessary a bad thing, it’s very important for tenants to know their rights and responsibilities in order to protect themselves from shady landlords. You should always remember there may be more than meets the eye when you step foot ...

7 Things We Usually Forget When Moving House

June 11th, 2015
Moving home is a stressful time and having as many items as many of us do, it’s quite easy to forget to arrange a small, but vital, detail before leaving to your new home. So, what are some of the things most people forget to take care of when moving home? First on the list is: 1. Preparing Box ...

Reasons Why People Sell Their Homes

April 8th, 2015
To Rent or Not to Rent, That Is The Question There has always been this particular debate among people of all ages: should you buy a home of your own or is it better to live on rent. Frankly there is no straight answer, just numerous shades of gray. So, let’s look at some ups and downs The advantages ...

Moving With Children: 10 Must Read Tips To Make Your Kids’ Relocation Go Smooth

February 12th, 2015
A baby ready for the move. Image source: David Goehring / Flickr Moving house is hard, but nothing is harder than having to tell your son or daughter they’d have to leave their room for reasons only you understand. Watch as how their face expression changes while the thought of leaving their beloved room sinks in. There is no way ...

13 Killer Moving House Tips

December 11th, 2014
If there’s a synonym for the word “stress” then that would be “moving house”. However relocation doesn’t have to be nerve wrecking and money consuming. All you need is good preparation and time. Refer to this list of tips the next time you relocate house and don’t let stress get the best of you. Image source: Avi / ...