The National Trust have recently conducted some interesting research, highlighting the importance of getting in touch with nature.  The feeling of being immersed in nature is believed to be calming, also reducing rates of stress and anxiety. Researchers played recipients 60 seconds of birdsong, after which 39% more people said they were now relaxed. The… Read More

If you are looking for some exciting activities to entertain the family this summer, take a look below for a variety of great local days out which will keep everyone occupied during the holidays. Organised trails in Odiham and Farnham Why not enjoy the outdoors with an exploration of the picturesque and historical villages of… Read More

With a summer of sports well underway, this year’s Wimbledon has officially commenced (June 24th – July 14th). If you and your little ones are inspired by the ‘pros’, why not take a look at some of the local clubs and courts below, offering an opportunity to socialise and have some fun while you get… Read More

Mackenzie Smith and CALA Homes are pleased to present an exclusive collection of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes; Sheldons Reach, just over half a mile from the heart of Hook, Hampshire. Welcome to the leafy haven of Sheldons Reach, set within Hampshire’s highly desirable commuter belt to offer all the contemporary space and… 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

In 2016 we saw the building of some great new homes, along with the introduction of some new schemes that will come to the market this year. Some of our 2016 builds are still available, in particular our show home with all fixtures and fittings is for sale over at Ewshot Gardens, which is definitely… Read More

Remember, remember the 5th November… With the weekend bringing annual bonfire and firework celebrations, you  may want to attend a local event near you… there are events in three of our branch towns which are sure to offer up a great display.   Fleet: 5th November – 6.30pm The Fleet Lions are once again hosting… Read More

As Brits we are notoriously humble, however, spend a day in the area and you won’t be short of people telling you that Hart is the UK’s most desirable place to live, not just this year, but for 5 consecutive years! Nestled away in the South’s glorious countryside and built up from a variety of… Read More

Hook Office temporary entrance

The Hook Office refit is now well underway, we carry on with business as usual despite the disruptions.   You will find us tucked around the side of the building until the works are completed through the ‘Elms Road Corner’ entrance. As usual our telephone number is 01256 76466  and you can contact us by… Read More

Mike outside new lettings office, may 2015

If you live in or visit Fleet you may have noticed our new Lettings office in Fleet High Street. As the level of business continues to increase for Mackenzie Smith Lettings Department we quite simply needed more space and having our own dedicated Lettings Office next to our already well established Sales Office in Fleet… Read More