Blog - Residential sales
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
With the school holidays over, if you are thinking of selling or letting your property it’s time to do your homework and get moving? In spite of any political uncertainty, there’s a long list of motivated buyers and tenants eager to move in the autumn and to be settled by Christmas. This quick and simple summary is designed to show you how to make the whole process easier and less stressful.
Friday, August 16, 2019
Spotlight on Beaconsfield - our estate agents view. Two annual events reflect the cultural diversity that Beaconsfield embraces and celebrates. On May 10th each year Beaconsfield Old Town’s genteel Georgian facades mix in a time warp with music, laser lights, fairground rides and the accompanying aromas of diesel and hot dogs! It’s a centuries’ old tradition; just one day, but enough for local residents who, for the rest of the year, enjoy the array of cafes and restaurants offered by both Old and New Beaconsfield alike.
Monday, August 12, 2019
Glass houses or conservatories became popular in the 16th century with rich landowners trying to grow citrus fruits which were being brought to England by traders from the Mediterranean. Orangeries, as they became known, were increasingly used socially as a space to entertain and also to grow a wider variety of “hothouse” plants. Fast forward to the 2ist century and glass extensions are a contemporary, versatile and beautiful way to create additional space that links garden and home. They are designed to take on a wide variety of functions from kitchen extensions to dining areas, home hubs, entertainment and utility rooms.
Friday, July 26, 2019
Riverside living has always been popular, especially when summer temperatures soar. There is something instantly calming and cooling about a river view and people love the tranquillity and ever-changing landscape. With early morning mists and long summer days adding to the ambience, riverside properties are often in high demand, and can command a premium especially if the property comes with a mooring and mainstream access.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Whether it’s just while you are on holiday or if you plan to be away for a longer period, there are many ways to make your property easier to lock up and leave, knowing that your home and possessions are safe and secure. Here are some tips for keeping your property “as safe as houses” and giving your home added appeal in the process.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
If you’re planning a staycation, you don’t need to live in a beach hut or a lighthouse keeper’s cottage with beautiful views across the Irish Sea to recreate a holiday feel at home this summer. Coastal styling breathes new life into interior decor and can make staying at home a real pleasure. Create a haven within your home – it’s amazing how some interior sprucing can satisfy the urge for escapism and enhance the relaxed summer mood.