Step 5 of 6

Sort that paperwork

The boring but essential bit. From all the fiddly paperwork you’ll need to fill out to sorting those final bill payments, here’s the lowdown on the paperwork side of a home sale.

The legal bit

Your buyer’s solicitor will have lots of questions to ask about your property. So it’s a good idea to bring in your own legal eagle to help you to answer them.

The money bit

As you near the completion date, you’ll need to either pay off - or port - your mortgage. Then there’s the final bill payments and postal redirects to sort.

  • Downsizing can be a great way to unlock money tied up in your home, but there are tax implications to think through. Let's take a look at what they are.

  • You’ve sold your home! Before you leave the building, there’ll be a few final bill payments and redirects to sort. Let's get down to business.