Annexe in the garden

When is an annexe a separate dwelling?

Annexes are separate living spaces that are connected to but separate from the main property. Sometimes called ‘granny annexes’ or ‘Wendy houses,’ an annexe can be a separate building, a converted garage or shed, or built within a house, such as in the basement or attic.

Person holding a set of house keys

Mortgage types explained

Not all mortgages are the same. This article will talk you through the different types, including fixed-rate, variable and tracker mortgages.

What does freehold mean?

You’ve probably come across the terms’ freehold’ and ‘leasehold’ and thought it was some legal jargon that doesn’t really mean much. But, it is crucial to know the difference if you’re looking to buy a property.