Blog - Residential sales
Friday, March 27, 2020
Whilst we will not be physically in our offices until government restrictions are lifted, it is very much business as usual (appointments aside) and we continue to offer a professional service for our vendors and buyers, landlords and tenants. You can also register your requirements or interest in specific properties. Just call your local Frost office or email us in the normal way and we will answer any property questions you may have with up to date guidance and professional advice in this rapidly changing scenario.
Friday, March 27, 2020
Following much debate, government advice on home moving during the COVID 19 crisis was issued last night. As things stand, there is NO need to pull out of transactions, but we must all follow the government’s guidance on staying at home /self-distancing and stick to the rules for those with symptoms, self-isolating or shielding. Everyone’s health must be THE number one priority.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Should you find yourself with time on your hands, having been advised to stay at home, you may be thinking it is time to get outside! It may not feel like it just now, but spring is here and the days are set to get warmer and the evenings lighter. Fresh air and exercise can help you to stay healthy and an hour or so in the garden offers both. It might be the right time to think about getting your garden ready for summer and making it a peaceful place to relax when warmer weather arrives.
Friday, March 6, 2020
With blossom flowering, spring is in the air and it’s an exciting time for homeowners; an ideal time to think about selling or letting and planning your next move. We have seen a flurry of activity in the property market with more properties coming to the market. Increased economic confidence is renewing interest in the property market and both buyers and sellers are seeing this as a good time to move especially while interest rates are still relatively low and a shortage of property in the UK maintains a high level of demand. First time buyers in particular are enjoying record low interest rates and incentives to purchase and it is a good time to get their first foot on the property ladder.
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Property market activity increased significantly during January, according to NAEA Propertymark, indicating a busy few months for estate agents ahead of the peak spring market. The average number of house hunters registered per estate agent increased by 22% last month to reach the highest figures recorded for six months, NAEA Propertymark says. This is not just the usual seasonal January increase; the number of house hunters in the property market is almost 30% above the same period last year.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Slough remains top of the rankings as the best place in the UK to work according to research by jobs website, Glassdoor. Every year the company ranks towns with a score out of five for ease of getting a job, cost of living (salary vs home value) and job satisfaction and compiles a report with the top 25 towns and cities.