Stageflow – the back story

Stageflow – the back story

Unusually for someone running a home staging business my degree is in Maths. I have had several careers, some using my degree and some not but having a brain which does numbers has always been useful. In home staging I have long maintained that concepts such as...
Housing Market Update

Housing Market Update

Rightmove has revealed the findings of some recent research on the property market and it will come as no surprise that, since the easing of lockdown as far as moving house is concerned, lots of people living in the biggest UK cities are now planning a move to the...
Colour Comeback

Colour Comeback

Katrina Burroughs wrote a lovely article for the Sunday Times this week 02/08/20 called ‘Colour is the new greige’. In it she talks about how people at home during lockdown, staring at their own four walls have been experimenting with colour resulting in ‘rainbow...
Rishi Sunak’s summer statement stimulates the housing market

Rishi Sunak’s summer statement stimulates the housing market

Rishi Sunak’s announcement that there will be a Stamp Duty holiday on the first £500,000 of all property sales in England and Northern Ireland will be a massive boost to the housing market. Currently Stamp Duty is levied at 2% above £125,000 and 4% above £250,000...
Success during lockdown!

Success during lockdown!

We’ve had an uncertain few months with the housing market being closed for two months during the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic. It was a difficult time for vendors with property ready to sell but not being able to allow potential buyers through the door. But for...