Monthly Archives: August 2014

Affluent households paying an average of £21,000 more for houses near top state schools

A recent study carried out by Lloyds banking group has shown that affluent parents are prepared to pay on average £21,000 more than the average house price in bordering neighbourhoods for the privilege of living within the same postcode as … Continue reading

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Countrywide Property Auctions – Sheffield

On the 2nd of September Countrywide are holding the first in a series of property auctions. More and more people are buying and selling properties at auction than ever before. The hammer will be ready to go down at 1pm … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday Bargains

It’s the August bank holiday, and we all love a three day weekend! So let’s make the most of this extra time and take a look at what bargain properties we have for sale, throughout the UK.

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Things to remember when viewing a property

Whether you are looking to rent or buy, viewing a property that could potentially be your home for years to come is a big deal! Not asking the right questions or looking for the right things could be something you regret … Continue reading

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Do you travel further than the average 8.8 miles to work? Maybe it’s time to cut your commute…

As the old saying goes, choosing a home is all about, ‘location, location, location’. Never is this more true than when you are considering your journey to work.  Propertywide’s innovative new Travel Time tool allows you to easily identify available properties … Continue reading

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Captivating Cornwall

The summer holidays are now in full swing and who doesn’t want a vacation at this time of year. Whilst many of us would opt to jump on a plane in search of a sun kissed beach or interesting city … Continue reading

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Is the housing market starting to cool in the capital?

Following the latest report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ (RICS) we’re left wondering if the housing market in the capital is starting to lose its heat as findings from the report show that the number of buyer enquiries … Continue reading

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Property Paycheck

Yesterday, the Office for National Statistics revealed that (excluding bonuses) wages in the UK rose by just 0.6% in the year to June. This rise was the slowest since records began in 2001 and as such, it is no surprise … Continue reading

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