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...
Why now is the perfect time to prepare for a downsize

Why now is the perfect time to prepare for a downsize

If, like many of our clients, you are the proud owners of a period home, a rambling Victorian rectory for example or an imposing Georgian manor house and you were planning to downsize at some point in the next couple of years then you should be very excited by what is...
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...
Life Changing Events

Life Changing Events

Today is the day of my official book launch. I wrote ‘Sell High, Sell Fast – how to sell your home for the best possible price in the quickest possible time’ last Christmas and have spent much of this summer reviewing, editing and reviewing again with my fabulous...
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...