Winter chills and seasonal festivities can distract many in the world of property selling, but there’s still plenty of buying and selling in the world of property, at the end of the day, we all need somewhere to live! We’ve put together our top tips for selling during the winter months. Selling a home during… Read More


As a landlord, you are required by law to have an EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) carried out on the property you let, but did you know that from 1st April 2018 the Government will be applying a new law that requires all rented properties to be a minimum of an E rating. For the vast… Read More


With plummeting temperatures and shorter nights on the horizon, now is a great time for landlords to winter-proof a rental property. Our eight step checklist will help you achieve both an efficient home and happy tenants. Staying ahead of the game is essential to a successful investment for landlords, with routine property checks just part… 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


With half-term coming up, we’ve put together some arts and crafts ideas just in-time for Halloween. We’ll be trialling our own Mackenzie Smith spin on some of these over the weekend, so keep an eye on facebook to see how those turn out. If you try any of the below, we’d love to see your… Read More


With half-term on the horizon, we’ve been scouring the local press, internet and facebook to bring together 10 top activities to keep the children entertained, whatever the weather, there’s hopefully something for everyone… Boo at the Zoo 21st – 29th October, Marwell Zoo Celebrate Halloween at Marwell Zoo. Dress up in your best Halloween costume… 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


October kicks off the season’s festivities in style. From vibrant firework displays to traditional harvest festivals, the local communities have spared no efforts to bring you a whole host of great family entertainment. With the festive season just around the corner, many may be hoping for October to be the calm before the storm. Quite… Read More


When it comes to home security it’s not just what’s on the inside that counts, but the outside too.  As the nights draw in and seasonal festivities approach, we’ll all routinely run through security checks before heading outdoors. Windows – check, doors – check, alarm system – check… the majority of us do not consider… Read More