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What you can (and should) do in the cooling off period

So, you’ve found your ideal property, made your offer and had it accepted. Before you break out the champagne, it’s worth having a think about how you’re going to use the cooling off period to ensure you’re still celebrating when you finally get the keys in your hand.

Lloyd Edge says an offer being accepted isn't necessarily the end of negotation. Photo: Ubora Photography

So, you’ve found your ideal property, made your offer and had it accepted. Before you break out the champagne, it’s worth having a think about how you’re going to use the cooling off period to ensure you’re still celebrating when you finally get the keys in your hand.

For many buyers, they just use the cooling off period to get their finance formally approved before going unconditional, when in fact, there’s a whole lot more you can (and should)…