How to sell a home

A guide to selling a home in England and Wales.

Applies to England and Wales


How to sell a home

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The how to sell guide provides homeowners with a helpful overview of the process of selling a home.

It sets out:

  • the important steps along the way to selling a property
  • which organisations can help
  • where readers can find more information
Published 7 May 2019
Last updated 6 September 2019 + show all updates
  1. Clarification to referrals section.

  2. First published.