The High Street Is Not Dead

 
Our Chairman, Ed Mackenzie Smith, has been reflecting on our local High Street and why it continues to be relevant, despite negative press to the contrary.
Find out what Ed has to say...

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Unprecedented Interest In The Housing Market

Google have reported a rise in property related searches, find out how you could benefit.


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Limited Offer At Bridge House

Plot 3, Bridge House, Fleet is available at a reduced price for January only.


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Unique Grandeur At The Convent

This one of a kind apartment, with excellent commuter links, is now available to buy.

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Time Is Of The Essence

There have been innumerable predictions of late as to what house prices may or may not do in the coming year.


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The Bellway Homes Big January Sale Is Now On!

Bellway Homes are now offering unbeatable incentives across both of their sites; Bartley Square - Hook and Forest Chase - Yateley.

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‘Pass it On’ for £4000

Benefit from £4,000 worth of incentives with Vanderbilt Homes’  new incentive at Willow Meadows, Ash Green.


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Colouring Competition Winners

Find out who won our Christmas Colouring Competition.

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Ideal Aldershot Commuter Location

Montgomery Gardens, by Bellway Homes, offers Help to Buy, a convenient location and much more. 

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The busiest day of the year

If you’re considering a 2020 move, you may want to act now to reach the widest audience of potential buyers this year.

Online viewings peak dramatically during the season, with many people taking time to relax at home during the Christmas period, spending their free time exploring the online property portals for their next home. Traffic increases by approximately 231%, so take advantage.

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Bewley’s ‘Pick a Bauble’ Bonus

In keeping with the festive spirit, Bewley Homes are offering a fun, enticing Christmas incentive!


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Christmas Opening Hours

Our branches will be closing over the festive period. Read on to find out the full details along with contacts for tenants.

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Christmas colouring competition

Just 5 days left to enter our Christmas colouring competition, where your little ones could win a £50 voucher!

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Festive open house in Hook

Enjoy a seasonal mince pie and a warming glass of mulled wine at Bellway Homes’ Bartley Square.


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‘Pass it On’ for £4000

Benefit from £4,000 worth of Christmas incentives with Vanderbilt Homes.


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A country park on the doorstep

Looking for the convenience of urban living, coupled with a country escape?


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Walking in a winter wonderland…

Get some inspiration for your Christmas and Boxing day walks with our local guide.

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Prestigious new home in Eversley

This substantial new home merges contemporary and traditional design, in a select development of just three houses.


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Black Friday with Bellway Homes

From 29th November until 8th December, Bellway and Ashberry Homes are offering a selection of unmissable deals across their selection of new homes, including Bartley Square - Hook, Montgomery Gardens - Aldershot and Forest Chase - Yateley.

Open the door to your new Bellway or Ashberry Home with these fantastic savings, there’s never been a better time to get moving! All will be revealed tomorrow...
 
 

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Last chance for Help to Buy ISA

If you’re saving for your first home, have you considered the Help to Buy ISA?


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Nine Mile Ride generates unprecedented interest

This unique detached home enjoyed unprecedented interest with some great offers.


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Christmas colouring competition

Take part in our festive competition to be in with a chance of winning!

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Final chance to buy at Nursery Gardens

Don't miss out on your final chance to buy at the extremely popular Nursery Gardens, Tongham.

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Space to grow at The Coppins

If one of your top priorities is having the space to grow into, then look no further.


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Hook Players – Treasure Island

The talented crew of Hook Players set sail for their 2019 pantomime!


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First time buyers event, Yateley

Forest Chase is a development of new 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes in Yateley from Bellway Homes.

Join us this weekend for a first time buyers event with expert advice and incredible deals available, Saturday 16th November – Sunday 17th November by appointment. You can meet with Financial Advisors to help assess your buying options and borrowing potential and have the first chance to view a two bedroom house on this unique site, with views over the golf course.


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Studio space and a versatile family home

This deceptively spacious family home in Fleet includes a fully converted two storey outbuilding.


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All sold at Nursery Gardens!

This popular site in Tongham has now been entirely sold (stc),  but there's still chance to buy at neighbouring Ash Lodge Park.

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Introducing Bartley Square, Hook

Join us this weekend for the launch of a contemporary collection of brand new one and two bedroom apartments.


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Striking Grade II Listed Cottage, as seen in The Telegraph

Ivy Cottage is far from ordinary. In fact, this Grade II listed property was mentioned in The Telegraph due to its stunning standout feature.


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Local Christmas Events

Many local Christmas Markets are coinciding with light switch-on events this year, with most in the coming November weeks.


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Unique modern home in Fleet

If you are looking for outstanding style, this stunning property could be just for you!


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Limited offer at Montgomery Gardens

For just 5 days, Ashberry Homes have reduced their one bedroom apartments at Montgomery Gardens, Aldershot to £189,950. This offer will end on Sunday 3rd November.

These one bedroom apartments are all ready to move into, so you could be in your new home for Christmas! They are also sold with appliances and flooring included, along with allocated parking – a great asset in such a central location!

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Market Update

With over 40 years of experience in the industry, find our what our MD, Stephen Tetlow, makes of the current housing market.

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Home of the Month: Willow Meadows

If you dream of an executive home in a country setting, then Willow Meadows could be just what you are looking for.


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Bonfire Night Events

Find a bonfire night event near you in our summary of local events over the next week.

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Local knowledge is key for landlords

Our Lettings Director, Michael Clarke, offers his thoughts on key factors for Landlords.

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Flexible space in the countryside

This quintessential character home presents an abundance of character, with a self-contained annexe.


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Home of the Month: Ash Lodge Park, Surrey

This two double bedroom home is this month's featured property with Help to Buy available.

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Added value for first time buyers

As a first time buyer, you gain real added value with Help to Buy and limitations on Stamp Duty.


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Willow Meadows - Launching this weekend

Join us this weekend for the launch of Willow Meadows; a brand new, tree-lined community in Ash Green, Surrey, from award winning developers, Vanderbilt Homes.
The properties available range from three to five bedrooms, all detached, with Help to Buy and Part Exchange available.
Join us for the first look at the show home, with a glass of bubbles, this weekend.

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Surrey Hills – Land for sale

Our Land Department have a rare opportunity to purchase a freehold plot of land.


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Local activities for half term

We have some great low-cost and free ideas to get you and the children out and about this half term.


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Cosy up by the fire

Find your perfect home for winter in our selection, now available for sale, with unique feature fireplaces.

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Last chance to buy at Nursery Gardens!

Don’t miss out on the very last opportunity to buy a brand new home at Nursery Gardens.


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Boo-tify your Halloween home

Embrace the seasonal spooks of Halloween this half term and get stuck into some fun and crafty activities that will keep the children entertained.


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Willow Meadows – Coming Soon

Join us for a launch event on 19th October, from award winning developers, Vanderbilt Homes.


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Join us for a Part Exchange event at Ash Lodge Park

Join us for a Part Exchange event in Bewley Homes’ new Surrey development, Ash Lodge Park, on 12th October.


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Montgomery Gardens final phase launch

Come along to our final phase launch at Montgomery Gardens on October 12th, 2-4pm by appointment.


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Get your home 'photo ready'

When potential buyers are looking for that perfect new home, a small detail could make a big difference. 


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Preparing your autumn garden

We've put together a few tips for preparing your garden for the winter months ahead.

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A remarkable brand new family home

Plot 1 at The Great Oaks, really sets the standard for the rest of the remarkable homes on this brand new development.


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Help to Buy event

If you, or someone you know is currently planning that first, or next, step on the property ladder, Bewley Homes’ Help to Buy event at Ash Lodge Park, Surrey on Saturday 21st September (11am – 5pm), could be the perfect opportunity to explore your options. PLUS, reserve by 30th September for the added incentive of Stamp Duty Paid*.

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Exchanged in 7 days

Find out how our Fleet team helped a client to achieve this remarkable moving goal.

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Move by Christmas…

It’s time to set your minds on moving if you want to be in your new home for Christmas.


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Stamping out stamp duty

At Ash Lodge Park, Surrey, Bewley Homes are stamping out Stamp Duty this September.


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Success in Edenbrook, Fleet

We've secured offers on two homes in this popular family location within 1 week of marketing, find out more...

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Step outside…

It's reported that the sounds of nature are more healing than meditation...

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Excellent family homes, for great schools

We are lucky to have some fantastic schools in our branch areas...


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Luxury kitchens, fit for a star baker!

With The Great British Bake Off back on our screens, perhaps you’re inspired to become a star baker in your own right?


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Help to Buy – understand the benefits

With Help to Buy, you can boost your purchase potential, regardless of whether you’re a First Time Buyer or not (until April 2021 that is…). We’re currently acting for a number of local developers offering Help to Buy as a purchase option, in assisting buyers with their queries, we’ve identified a number of misconceptions on this Government scheme that we’d like to clear up.

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Countryside views and no chain

This fantastic family home offers substantial accommodation across three floors.


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Stamping out stamp duty

At Ash Lodge Park, Surrey, Bewley Homes are stamping out Stamp Duty this September.


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Sell first, find later

If you're selling to buy, our Ash Vale Branch Manager has given his advice on the best approach.

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Our own star baker

Whilst we’re great at selling homes and land, it appears our Land Director, Katherine Gray, is also a dab hand at baking.


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Career options at Mackenzie Smith

Have you been considering a new role? Perhaps you’re seeking a better work/life balance or are re-evaluating your long-term goals?


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Community lifestyle at Ash Lodge Park

Now entering its second phase, don’t miss out on a chance to be part of the fabulous new community at Ash Lodge Park. Presenting 2,3 and 4 bedroom homes with Help to Buy and Part Exchange available, plus further incentives on our Home of the Month.

This development provides a wonderful social aspect for all ages, with a brilliant family lifestyle to be had.

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Market comment – change in buyer activity

When it comes to marketing a home for sale, our Assistant Branch Manager in Fleet, Justin Smith, has noticed a real change in buyer activity.


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Successfully sold in Yateley

Here at Mackenzie Smith, we take pride in going that extra mile for our customers, more than simply listing a property online for sale.


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Join in the fun with Odiham’s Raft Race

Situated on the picturesque waters of Basingstoke Canal, the popular Odiham Raft Race takes place on Sunday 1st September at Colthill Wharf, Odiham.


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Unique character properties

If you are looking for a home with a difference, something with character, then take a look at these...


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Sculpture exhibition at RHS Gardens in Wisley

If you would enjoy a day out in a beautiful, cultivated British garden with a difference, then look to the RHS Garden in Wisley.


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Success with Farnborough lettings

Lettings Manager Tracy Cook is focusing on supporting landlords and tenants in the local area with great success.


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