Life Magazine, Issue 6 2020 11 December 2020
In this issue, we had a history lesson at Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk. We sourced some home-cooking hacks and Fenella Dunsford found a selection of city properties on the market.
Megan Baker, Head of Design at My Fitted Bedroom, walked us through the latest bedroom trends and Designer Benji Lewis from Zoom That Room gave us four tops on how to breathe new life into old items in our homes.... Read More
Housing Report, September 2020 10 November 2020
Propertymark"s latest Housing Report shows demand rose by a third in September, to its highest level for 16 years.
The number of properties available in September rose marginally from August, however there was a huge leap in demand, up 33%, with over 500 buyers registering per branch.... Read More
Life Magazine 04 November 2020
In this issue, we head to West Sussex, looking for an uncrowded getaway. We also sourced the perfect picnic and Fenella Dunsford sought out properties on the market that have appeal for outdoor enthusiast. We also take a look at the Modern Method of Auction, weighing up its pros and cons.... Read More
Virtual Valuations 03 November 2020
We welcome the news that the housing market is to remain open throughout this second lockdown period. We recognise there is huge demand from both buyers and sellers at the moment, particularly from those looking to take maximum advantage of the stamp duty holiday.... Read More
Quarterly Market Report - Autumn 2020 29 October 2020
POST-LOCKDOWN MOMENTUM IN THE MARKET
The UK housing market starts autumn with momentum following a post-lockdown mini-boom making summer 2020 busier than usual.
The housing market has basked in summer sunshine since it reopened with buyer up 34% on a year ago according Zoopla, while supply to the marketplace is at its highest level since March 2008 according to Rightmove.... Read More
We`re Hiring 15 October 2020
Junior Estate Agent Apprenticeship
We"re excited to announce that we"re on the lookout for a new member to join our team!
We are looking to recruit a Junior Estate Agent to learn and train on the job. We"ll help you develop your skills and knowledge as you train towards your Level 2 Apprenticeship.... Read More
Nationwide House Price Index, September 2020 07 October 2020
Annual house price growth gathers momentum in September as housing market recovery continues
Nationwide"s latest house price index report shows the housing market has rebounded well "post lockdown". Pent up demand is coming through and the stamp duty holiday is further increasing activity, as people bring forward their purchases.... Read More
UK Government sets out plans to improve energy efficiency 03 October 2020
Improving the Energy Performance of Privately Rented Homes in England and Wales
On 30th September 2020 the Government opened a consultation on improving the energy performance of privately rented homes and wish to obtain the views of landlord, tenants and letting agents.... Read More
Housing Report, August 2020 01 October 2020
Propertymark"s August Housing Market Report shows 13 per cent of properties sold for more than the original asking price which is the highest recorded since November 2015. This is also a rise from eight per cent in July, and ten per cent in June. However, the majority (53 per cent) of properties sold for less than the original asking price.... Read More
Have we lost a generation? 15 September 2020
Welcome to September…
I keep asking myself where this year has gone. It"s certainly been one that will forever be etched in my mind but looking back, the past few months seem to have flown by.
Like me, some of you will have packed your children off to School this week, anticipation, anxiety and excitement seem to have filled our home for the past few weeks and another chapter in our family life has both opened and closed simultaneously.... Read More
We"ve seen a huge increase in sales activity over the past few weeks, so, it appears it"s not just the British weather that"s heating up.
According to the latest Halifax House Price Index the average price of a UK home was £241,604 last month, 1.... Read More
May 2020 Newsletter 14 May 2020
No More Predictions!
Back on the 2nd March I published our monthly update on the housing market. Based on the figures from February and a buoyant start to the year it was full of positivity and I went as far as to say, "I think March will bring record prices.... Read More