Help to Buy Available (1)

Having recently launched Taylor Wimpey’s latest, local development, Pembroke Manor in Hook, we took the opportunity to get a developer’s insight on New Homes; what the current market holds, along with their priorities when releasing a new site. Sales Manager, Andrea Smale, was kind enough to offer some of her time for a quick Q & A.… Read More


q & a

Having recently launched TA Fisher’s latest development, Blue Prior, we took the opportunity to get a developer’s insight on New Homes; what the current market holds, along with their priorities when releasing a new site. Sales and Marketing Manager, Julie Wright, with some input from the land team, was kind enough to offer some of her time for… Read More


planning permission

Last year, following years of work and negotiation, our Land Department successfully managed the sale of a medium sized strategic site on the Surrey/Hampshire borders.  In 2012, Mackenzie Smith was instructed to market approximately nine acres of undeveloped land within Surrey Heath on a subject to planning basis. This case is a prime example of… Read More


detail

Those involved with the buying and selling of land will be well aware of how intricate and time consuming the process is. Planning has become more complex in recent years, and to secure a planning permission requires a combination of intelligence, expertise, experience and sheer determination.  It’s fair to say that no day is the… Read More


hand and map

With 25 years of experience within the property sector, it would be fair to say that we have an extensive knowledge and comprehensive experience of dealing with all things property.  For many, the common associations with our business are sales, lettings and new homes, but an imperative part of our core business, and the industry… Read More


land plot

Do you have an area in your back garden you’ve been considering selling or building on? Perhaps you have a plot of land and you’re just not sure what to do with it, or where to even start? Our dedicated Land Department have represented many clients over the last twenty five years on a wide variety… Read More


woodlark

Many things can inhibit the ability to develop a plot of land; Tree Preservation Orders, Flood Zones, Conservation Areas and Highway issues to name a few. But one topic that is on the end of every developer’s lips who work in the Thames Basin area is SANG. SANG stands for Suitable Alternative Natural Green Space. In… Read More


land

North Hampshire estate agents Mackenzie Smith have increased the size of their land and new homes development team. Gary Tetlow has re-joined the company following his previous employment with the company in 2007. Ed Mackenzie Smith who also works in the department, alongside Land Manager Katherine Gray, felt that this was the right time to… Read More


Ed mackenzie Smith_web

You may have noticed in more recent editions of The Thistleblower, that we have featured various members of the Mackenzie Smith team. In this edition, and to tie in with our 25th anniversary celebrations, we thought it was the perfect time to turn our attention to our Managing Director, Ed Mackenzie Smith. Although Mackenzie Smith is celebrating… Read More


hiring

Looking for a new challenge? Due to continued growth and expansion across our branch network, we are currently seeking candidates for the following roles. If any are of interest, please contact us for a private and confidential discussion. Land & New Homes We are looking for a residential Estate Agent either at Senior Negotiator or… Read More