Update on the property market – September 2021

Update on the property market – September 2021

The first 6 months of 2021 saw record breaking sales across the housing market with demand for property still outstripping supply. Consumer confidence is higher than before the pandemic outbreak and mortgage rates remain low. Although price growth is anticipated to...
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...
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...