Author Archives: Nicola Severn

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About Nicola Severn

Nicola Severn's career in marketing communications spans over 15 years, the last 10 of which have been spent in the property and finance industries. As Propertywide's Senior Online Editor, and a homeowner and landlord herself, Nicola's vast experience of the property market allows her to provide a unique insight into the challenges and benefits of buying, selling, renting and letting property. Connect on Google: + Nicola Severn .

Act now to take advantage of new stamp duty rules

In his Autumn Statement George Osborne announced some welcome news for homebuyers. Revealing a new graduated approach to stamp duty, Osborne has ensured the British public that 98% of homebuyers will be pay less duty on property purchases from today.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Buying Property, House Prices, Industry News, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , 3 Comments

A helping hand for Landlords

Landlords who choose to let their property through Countrywide now have exclusive access to a dedicated Landlord portal. 

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Landlords Advice, Letting, Letting Agents, Renting Tags: , , , Comments Off

Countrywide Lettings Scoop Top 4 Industry Awards

Countrywide plc, the UK’s largest integrated property services group, has been named Large Lettings Agency of the Year, Employer of the Year and Property Management Company of the Year at The Negotiator Awards 2014. Countrywide plc were also delighted to … Continue reading

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Are you brave enough to live in the UK’s most haunted village?

  Spooky season is upon us, and in honour of Halloween 2014 we are taking a look at the UK’s most haunted location.

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Take the headache out of Inheritance Tax and save £1000s

It’s a difficult time when a loved one dies. Besides the emotional grief, added strain of organising a funeral, closing accounts and getting the deceased’s affairs in order, there is also a legal requirement for the executor to calculate the inheritance tax due … Continue reading

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The perfect way to promote prestigous property

If you have a prestigious home to sell, Countrywide’s new Prestige Homes offering will boost your property’s profile at no extra cost.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, For Sale, House Prices, Interesting Properties, Selling, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off

September is Property Live Month!

Let’s talk property! Welcome to Property Live, a month packed full of exclusive incentives, schemes and deals, all designed to help you fulfil your property ambitions.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Estate Agents, Landlords Advice, Letting, Mortgages, Selling, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off

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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