Selling your house

How to sell your house

  • Selling your house: everything you need to know, from setting the asking price to choosing an estate agent
  • Online estate agents versus high street agents - which is the better option for you and your property?
  • EPC explained, plus your rights and what to check when signing an estate agent contract

What's in this guide

House prices

Setting a realistic price for your house is essential to help ensure a speedy sale. Contains video

The cost of selling a house

A guide to different costs you will have to pay when selling a house, including estate agent fees.

Selling a house - eight tips

Ensure a smooth and speedy property sale with our eight tips and expert video on how to sell your house. Contains video

Estate agents and finding the best

There are a number of factors involved in choosing an estate agent. We explain what to prioritise. Contains video

Estate agent fees

We explain what some of the more common terms in estate agent contracts mean - and how they affect your rights.

Online estate agents

You could save £1000s by using an online estate agent. Find out the pros and cons of using one versus a high street agent.

Private house sales

A guide to selling your property privately, with tips on where to advertise and what documents to prepare. Contains video

Conveyancing process - what you need to do

Read the Which? expert guide to conveyancing for sellers

EPC explained

The Which? guide to energy performance certificates including how much they cost - an EPC is essential if you are selling your house.

Selling a house - problems solved

Top tips to help you solve common problems when selling your house

Selling a house - stress busters

We asked a range of experts for their top tips for reducing stress when selling a house

Mortgages for moving home

We look at whether it is better to get a new mortgage or 'port' your existing loan when you want to buy a new home.

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