Lodge Park Planning Permission – What Do You Need to Know?

Lodge Park Planning Permission – What Do You Need to Know?


Posted by Justin Allitt in Owners Advice, October 11, 2019

When setting up a holiday home or lodge for the first time, there is often a fair amount of paperwork you will need to consider.  One of the most important pieces is, of course, Lodge Park Planning Permission.  Are you building new lodges as part of your own holiday park?  Maybe you are setting up an external property.  In any case, you should always be ready to get permission to set up your new dwelling.  […]


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Caravan and Lodge Insurance: What You Need to Know

Caravan and Lodge Insurance: What You Need to Know


Posted by Sell My Group in Owners Advice, October 11, 2019

If you’re in the process of setting up a static caravan or lodge, you’re going to need to think about insurance.  Whether you are going use your new property, or if you are going to let it to someone, it’s time to think about protecting against the worst-case scenarios.  Caravan and lodge insurance is a must. It’s crucial to look at different types of insurance.  For example, basic caravan insurance may not cover you for […]


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Holiday Homes Tax Guide: An Introduction

Holiday Homes Tax Guide: An Introduction


Posted by Sell My Group in Owners Advice, October 11, 2019

As with anything you can expect to make money from in the UK, your holiday home is going to incur tax. This means that each year, you will need to set enough money aside to clear with HM Revenue and Customs. HMRC, who manage taxation for payroll services as well as for sole traders and limited companies, will expect you to show honesty in the tax you pay on your income. It is always important […]


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downsizing into a park home

Ideas to make Smaller Spaces in Park Homes Bigger


Posted by Justin Allitt in Owners Advice, August 7, 2019

Downsizing into a park home comes with lots of benefits. The amazing community, the security and peace of mind. But one issue that can arise is the size of a park home.  The obvious benefit of living in a smaller home is that it is easier to keep clean and maintain compared to a traditional property. Read our article on the benefits of park home living. However, as most moves are downsizing into a park […]


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Park Home Surveys: Question & Answers

Park Home Surveys: Question & Answers


Posted by Justin Allitt in Buying a Park Home, Park Homes, July 4, 2019

At Sell My Group we are often asked by park home and lodge buyers whether a survey is a good idea. As a park industry portal, so we thought it would be a good idea to ask an expert in this field. Nick Norrie is the Managing Director, Principal Chartered Surveyor & Chartered Building Engineer of Subject II Survey Ltd. Chartered Surveyors.  Below are the answers to the most common questions that we are asked […]


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Jargon Buster for Static Caravans


Posted by Justin Allitt in Static Caravans, May 20, 2019

Holiday parks have become an extremely popular place for British people to spend time. Whether it is for retirement, a long summer holiday, or just the odd weekend away. For the uninitiated, some of the holiday park terminology used can be a little confusing. So we have put together a guide for you here. A Jargon Buster for the Static Caravan Industry. Whether you are looking to buy a holiday home, rent or sell, this […]


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St.Leonards, Dorset

What to do on your holiday in St.Leonards, Dorset


Posted by Justin Allitt in Owners Advice, April 19, 2019

Dorset is a seaside county unlike any other in the UK.  It’s a wide region well-known for its incredible history and natural landscapes, many of which you’ll need to take days and weeks to discover in their entirety.  It’s little wonder so many people holiday here! St.Leonards is a cosy village area that’s well-linked to Bournemouth and Poole and is, therefore, a great spot for anyone looking for straightforward access to the rest of the […]


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What to Remember When Buying a Holiday Home

What to Remember When Buying a Holiday Home


Posted by Justin Allitt in Lodges, Static Caravans, April 10, 2019

In this day and age it can be difficult making a choice like buying a house, a car and even a new mobile phone, there’s so much choice and information out there on the market it can be hard to narrow it down. When you’re looking for the perfect holiday home you can be faced with a lot of information, and find yourself speaking to lots of different sales people, or relying on knowledge from […]


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Why you should buy a park home in Dorset

Why You Should Buy a Park Home in Dorset?


Posted by Justin Allitt in Buying a Park Home, April 7, 2019

Finding somewhere to relocate to spend your retirement years can be tricky.  The UK is brimming with acres of wonderful scenery and history waiting to be explored!  If you have more time now to appreciate the serene surroundings of some of Britain’s most beautiful haunts, it may well be worth considering buying a park home.  Park homes are simple, flexible, and easy to maintain.  They are built to be enjoyed on a permanent basis!  Therefore, […]


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