Why Home Staging isn’t your USP

Why Home Staging isn’t your USP

  Until recently the ability of an estate agent to offer the services of a home staging company to their clients gave them a USP when they pitched for an instruction. That has ceased to be the case in the last 12 months. An agent who is not offering the services...
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...
Housing market back up and running again?

Housing market back up and running again?

The housing market looked to be in a good place during the early part of 2020 and then Covid-19 shut it down for almost 7 weeks. Estate agents were given very short notice when they were told they were able to get back to work. Although this is fantastic news for the...
Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Days 6,7 and 8!

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Days 6,7 and 8!

What a week it’s been! Crazy times settling in to working from home with Rob, my other half in the office. My plan at the weekend is to have a massive office clear out and reorganisation. Like most people, I imagine, we moved into the office at home and started...