How to increase the value of your property when looking to sell

How to increase the value of your property when looking to sell

The importance of marketing properties is something that is often undervalued. Big budgets are dedicated to selling everyday items such as food or clothing, but the same principle is often not applied when people are looking sell their biggest capital asset –...
10 Tips for French Riviera Inspired Decor

10 Tips for French Riviera Inspired Decor

INCOPORATING nods to the French Riviera throughout your home’s décor is a sure-fire way to impress friends and family and make it feel like a perfect getaway all year round. Here are our top ten tips for achieving this look, adding a quintessential Mediterranean charm...
3 reasons to recommend staging in a ‘hot’ market

3 reasons to recommend staging in a ‘hot’ market

One of the conversations we often have with estate agents at the moment goes along these lines; ‘The market is really good for sellers, there are far more buyers than sellers around. I don’t feel we need to recommend staging, it’s just an additional cost my vendor...
Our Christmas Gift of Sailability

Our Christmas Gift of Sailability

Many of you will know that one of Elaine’s earlier careers was coaching sailing. She grew up on the coast in Norfolk and for many years was lucky enough to coach in many different countries. She has seen first-hand the tremendous benefits sailing can bring to both...
Don’t be offended if your agent suggests you have your home staged

Don’t be offended if your agent suggests you have your home staged

People often ask us if vendors are offended when we are asked by an agent to advise on the presentation of their homes. The answer is that vendors are rarely offended but some can be little resistant. As we know, the UK has been slow to cotton on to the benefits of...