Saturday, August 18, 2018
And Our Survey Says…… I strongly recommend that you take a look at the recent Home Moving Trends Survey 2013. Conducted by the Property Academy, it recorded responses from 4,762 people across Great Britain who were selling their home at...
The boiler season is now in full swing, with tenants switching on the central heating in their droves. So it is more than worrying that a dishonest maintenance contractor has been carrying out illegal gas safety checks on rented...

If only….

I attended a conference of estate agents last week and at which, inexplicably, the devil seemed hesitant at casting his net. If only.... After a thorough debate on the pros and cons of online estate agents, an incredible thing happened....
Tonight sees the final episode of Under Offer, Estate Agents on the Job. The series has probably given the fairest insight to the industry ever produced whilst it has to be accepted that the majority of the agents featured...
One of the major internet property portals reckons that just three seconds is all the time your home has to make an impression on potential buyers. So in less time than it has taken to read this far, your property...
We all have ideas about Spain - SUN, SEA, SAND, SANGRIA and SIESTAS often come to mind. Houses poorly built on illegal land, homes being pulled down, people's dreams left in tatters. This is only one side of the story and...
I appreciate the whole property industry has had it hard for quite a number of years and we are all due some good news but how much more can we take and how much can we believe? I know...
It seems to be accepted by all estate agents that their most important ‘commodity' is their staff and not the buildings in which they operate or even the I.T. systems that seem to dominate modern day estate agency. Yet despite...
Brits are known for our reserve and stiff upper lip approach to life. Though we are in the 21st century some of us still have this way of doing business! If we had had that approach in the 19th and...
The phrase 'exposing yourself' used to mean donning a rain mac and flashing unsuspecting members of the public but in the 21st century, the phrase has taken on a whole new meaning, especially in business. As a population we...