In this price sensitive market it’s crucial for rental properties to be priced extremely accurately to avoid having an empty property.  It seems an obvious thing to say, but it is crucial to get the price of a rental property correct if you want it let. We have recently experienced a situation where a one… Read More


Hook is well-known for great transport links, with a mainline station and ease of access to the M3 and A30. Our contemporary apartments, Willow House (1 bedroom) and Burberry House (2 bedrooms), really deliver in easing the daily challenge of commuting. Willow House is positioned perfectly for business commuting, with exceptional access to the M3 and in… Read More


At the end of January, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) announced that mandatory five-year electrical installation checks on private rented housing in England will be introduced in a phased approach. Whilst they are yet to confirm the date that this will come into force, the Ministry has advised that it will… Read More


If you are currently looking for work, then Mackenzie Smith could be the right fit. Personally, I have found the experience of working here very rewarding, mainly due to its forward-thinking, yet highly personal approach towards customers, coupled with an ethical attitude across the board, resulting in a healthy, happy working environment.  But you don’t… Read More


Renting a home seems to be becoming more and more commonplace, with many millennials not joining the property ladder at all. But what is actually going on in modern society that is causing this shift, from the desire to be a homeowner, to the lifestyle of a tenant? Read on to find out more… Incredibly, private… Read More


Our Senior Lettings Consultant, Tracy Cook, has recently celebrated her first, hopefully of many, anniversaries with our Lettings Department. Such a milestone offers an opportunity for reflection on how she’s found life at Mackenzie Smith so far. “Coming from a large corporate agent, where there are, in my opinion, just too many tenancies, working at… Read More


Our lettings team have celebrated a successful summer of lettings, finding tenants for a multitude of properties of all shapes and sizes. Michael Clarke, Lettings Director, commented, “I am absolutely delighted with the performance of the team in letting so many properties for our clients over the summer. There is so much legislation affecting our… Read More


There is no doubt that being ‘a tenant’ is now not only socially acceptable, but in certain regions it is the preferred option for many and often ‘the norm’. Gone are the days when people only rented if they had to and the concept of ‘paying someone else’s mortgage’ was laughable. How times change! A… Read More


Such a unique property to let is rare to find. This late Victorian detached house benefits from a new and modern style refurbishment, a rarity on the housing market, let alone in lettings, and is therefore ideal for somebody looking to rent a house of an exceptional standard. Perhaps you have the intention of staying… Read More


Here at Mackenzie Smith, we work hard to help you find your next home or investment. To make this easier, we have featured our upcoming Open House events below, be sure to check back each week to see what’s new. We can, of course, also arrange viewings at your request, so please contact our branches listed… Read More