The Farnborough market still proves to be exceptionally busy, and now with the start of the year, it’s business as usual but values have to be accurate. The key to success in Farnborough is getting the property value on the “button”. The age old cat and mouse scenario of a seller wanting as much as… Read More


Whilst spring has been known to be the most popular time of the year to sell, this post-Christmas time frame can offer some real promise. For many, January is a month to hibernate and take things easy. The grey weather and post-Christmas blues can be a reason to stay indoors for the month. However, there… Read More


Hart has reclaimed its crown as the best place to live in the UK, for the fifth time in six years. When considering the best place to relocate or settle with the family, factors such as schools, commuter links, job prospects and the neighbourhood usually top the list. Yet, Halifax’s Quality of Life survey sets… Read More


In today’s autumn budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced a huge benefit for first-time buyers, having removed and reduced stamp duty land tax (SDLT), with immediate effect. Announced today, this is likely to mean that 80% of first-time buyers won’t pay SDLT at all, with 95% seeing it reduced in some way, providing a maximum… Read More


The autumn budget is being announced next week, 22nd November, in advance of the announcements the rumour mill is in full flow with speculation as to what will be revealed. One rumour which has been refused to quit is the potential for stamp duty to be axed for first time buyers. Chancellor Phillip Hammond has… Read More


Time flies! It seems like only yesterday that we opened our doors in Yateley for the first time, yet here we are two months later, with a few sales under our belts before the winter really sets in. We have been beating the streets with leaflets, I even met a few people who told me… Read More


If you are looking to find a buyer for your home by Christmas or early next year, time is of the essence when it comes to putting your house on the market. With less just 67 days to Christmas, if you are hoping to sell this side of New Year you must seriously consider putting… Read More


Speaking ahead of the Conservative Party conference this week, Prime Minister Teresa May confirmed on 1st October that the popular Help to Buy scheme is to be extended. This was amidst speculation that the scheme may be halted. There are a variety of options available under the Help to Buy umbrella, but the most frequently… Read More


If you’re considering entering into the world of property investment, perhaps as a landlord, it’s important to look for a property that fulfils the needs of a prospective tenant, in addition to the all important matter of affordable and realistic rental rates. The likelihood is, in a similar fashion to when you’re buying a house, your… Read More


The Buy-To-Let sector has seen many changes over the past 12 months, with updated legislation directly impacting on the benefits and legal ramifications of being a Landlord. However, property still continues to be a popular and considerably beneficial investment, we’ve taken a look at some of the key reasons why. Low interest rates Unprecedented low… Read More