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Strike selling guides

Thinking about selling? Information is power. So we’re giving you all of the information you need — without the jargon.

Take control of your sale with our selling guides

Deciding what's right for you

Thinking about selling?


Should I move house now?

When is the right time to move? It's personal, but we'll talk you through the factors you should keep in mind.

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How much is my home worth?

Ready to strike? Whether you're looking for a quick online estimate or a full, in-person valuation, we've got you covered.

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Should I sell or should I extend?

When you need more space, selling might be the right choice — or you might just need a little imagination.

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What's the happiest place to live in the UK?

Where should you start your home search? What makes an area a great place to call home is ultimately down to you.

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Cost of selling a house

From conveyancing to removals, there are many costs involved in selling a house. We’ll make sure you’re prepared.

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Documents you need when selling

What certificates do you need to sell your home? What documents do you need for a mortgage?

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Do you pay tax when selling a house?

When selling, it helps to budget ahead. So do you pay taxes when selling a house? We'll talk you through taxes you pay when moving.

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Selling a house with a mortgage

What happens to your mortgage when you sell? Selling a home with a mortgage is really common — and less complicated than you might think.

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Selling a shared ownership property

Selling a shared ownership property is easier than you think — we talk you through the steps.

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How fast can I sell a home?

How fast can I sell a home after buying it? Here's what you need to consider.

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It's all in the details

Preparing to sell


Selling your house tips

Ready to Strike? We break down the step by step process of selling your home, from the best time to sell to how to get the best price.

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Estate agent fees

One of the highest cost for sellers is estate agent fees. We believe it's time for a change so we're striking out fees altogether.

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How to sell online

The entire world has gone virtual — isn’t it time estate agencies caught up? Here’s how you can sell smarter and cheaper online.

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What to expect at your valuation

Having your home valued is the first step toward a sale — but what happens at a home valuation?

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Taking photos that sell a home

Forget location, location, location. The most important thing when selling your home is photos, photos, photos.

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Permission to sell?

Looking to stand out in a crowded market or add value to your home to sell? Getting planning permission could be the answer.

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Can I sell my home without a solicitor?

We look at what a solicitor actually does — and why conveyancing is so important.

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Selling privately

Selling privately is definitely an option — but it's more complicated than you might think. We break down the process, step by step.

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Let's get you moving

The selling process

Viewings and offers

Selling a house timeline

How long does it take to sell a house? Check out our selling a house timeline.

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Buying and selling a house at the same time

Moving house can be stressful enough — but what if you're buying and selling a home at the same time?

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How to prepare for viewings

Not sure what you need to do to get your home ready to sell? Don’t worry. We’ll help you make your home desirable to buyers.

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How to host a viewing

Opening your home to the world can be a little nerve-wracking — we get it. Here are our Strike tips to get it picture-perfect.

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What is offer substantiation?

Offer substantiation sounds very jargony and a little scary — but it’s not. We break it all down.

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