Tag: A-Z of Property

Could bad DIY decrease the value of your home?

The latest news suggests that poor DIY can lower the sale price of a property by an average 11%, which equates at a loss of £30k on the average home, rising to over £60k in London.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Home Improvement, Property Market, Selling Property, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , 5 Comments

Property Spotlight: Guy Fawkes hometown of York

‘Remember remember the 5th November…’ but unfortunately we didn’t! However, with many bonfire and firework displays continuing over the weekend, we thought there’s still time for us jump on the bandwagon!

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Buying, Estate Agents, For Sale Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off

Property Spotlight: Trick or Treat?

Today when dusk turns to dark, fright night begins and soon the nation’s children, out to spook us in their favourite Halloween costumes, will descend upon our door steps to ask one simple question – Trick or Treat? So we’re … Continue reading

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Buying, Estate Agents, For Sale, Property Market Tags: , , , , , Comments Off

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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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Buying, For Sale, Interesting Properties Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off

A common interest in gleeful Glasgow

As host to the largest ever multi-sport event this year, it’s fair to say Glasgow is firmly in the spotlight.

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Estate Agents, For Sale, Property Market Tags: , , , , , Comments Off

Neighbours, friend or foe?

In celebration of International Friendship Day we thought we would look at the subject of neighbours, how friendly are you with yours? Are they an important part of your daily life, or do you prefer to keep yourself to yourself and … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Environment, Property Advice, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Help to Buy Phase 2 – Moving Forward

Nigel Stockton, Financial Services Director, Countrywide plc, the UK’s largest property services Group comments on the Government’s decision to bring Help to Buy Phase 2 forward

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying Property, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, Property Market, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , 3 Comments

Do you have residential property industry experience?

If you answered yes to these questions, Countrywide Surveying Services, one of the UK’s largest employers of residential surveyors and Valuers in the UK, and an appointed Valuer to all major lenders wants to hear from you.

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Architecture and Design, Legal matters, Property Market, Surveying, Surveying Careers, Technology, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off