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AUTUMN ADVANTAGES: FIVE GOLD SELLING SECRETS OF THE UNDERRATED SEASON

Autumn gets a bad rap as a season for selling your home. It's always pushed back behind the blossom of spring, the sunshine of summer, and the festive magic of winter.

Written by: Vince Laurella

MOVE OR IMPROVE: SHOULD YOU SELL YOUR HOME OR STAY AND EXTEND?

Some questions in life are unavoidable. Aside from whether the chicken or the egg came first, at some point along the line you'll begin to wonder if your home can evolve with you, or if it's time to say goodbye and find somewhere new.

Written by: Vince Laurella

MOVE BY CHRISTMAS: SELL YOUR HOME AND BE IN YOUR NEW PLACE BY THE END OF 2021

If you've been dreaming of selling up and moving by Christmas, the good news is that you still have time.

Written by: Vince Laurella

STRUGGLING TO SELL: IS IT YOUR PRICE, OR IS IT SOMETHING ELSE?

Despite the strongest market in a decade with property selling faster than ever, there are still homes in Leytonstone, Wanstead, Leyton and Forest Gate that have not sold.

Written by: Vince Laurella

DECORATING WITH COLOUR TO ENHANCE YOUR MOOD

Do you tend to choose your home colour schemes based on pretty pictures you’ve seen on social media or in magazines, rather than considering how you want your room to make you feel then working outwards from there?

Written by: Vince Laurella

MAGIC MOMENTS: MAKE YOUR HOME AN UNFORGETTABLE VIEWING EXPERIENCE

Have you ever drunk a smoothie? They're wonderfully delicious, but it can be challenging to identify each individual flavour when strawberry, spinach, ginger, honey and turmeric are all vying for your attention.

Written by: Vince Laurella

SMOOTH MOVES: ELIMINATE THE STRESS WHEN SELLING YOUR HOME

Most moves have a lot riding on them, and, if you're thinking of selling your home, there's probably a good reason behind it.

Written by: Vince Laurella

THE TIME IS NOW: SELL YOUR HOME IN THE BEST MARKET FOR A DECADE

We cannot remember a market like this. Record high demand, record short supply, record low interest rates, record speeds of sale and record high prices have created one of the strongest seller's markets in memory.

Written by: Vince Laurella

SUMMER VIEWINGS: STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD IN THE BEST SEASON FOR SELLING

Summer is upon us, and with it comes the best time of the year to sell your home (and to be an estate agent!).

Written by: Vince Laurella

BRINGING TEXTURE INTO THE HOME

We often hear interior designers talk about the importance of bringing texture into an interiors scheme – but why does this matter, and what does it look like in practice? This month, we’ve turned to our resident interiors....

Written by: Vince Laurella

VALUING HERITAGE

The history of Victorian & Edwardian homes is sadly absent from most property marketing, but the stories of streets add value and interest that we purposely research, capture and portray.

UNDERSTANDING DESIGN

Our descriptions replace corny sales language with insightful & evocative commentary to resonate with people who share an appreciation of beauty, modern materials and period architecture.

OPEN & ETHICAL

Approachability, authenticity and maturity are the very foundations of our business, with a culture of intelligence and respect that sits deliberately apart from typical estate agency stereotypes.

UNCOMMONLY EFFECTIVE

Against sobering national figures that 60% of homes don't sell with the first agent and that 33% of sales fall through, we sell 95% of our listings with more than 90% reaching completion.

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Fees

Refundable Holding deposit - Capped at 1 weeks rent


Security Deposit Capped at 5 weeks rent for annual rental under £50,000, or 6 weeks rent for annual rental over £50,000


Rent - The agreed monthly rent


Changes to tenancy - Capped at £50 inc VAT


Early termination charge - Not exceeding the landlord’s financial losses


Late payment of rent - Interest of 3% above BoE base rate for each day the rent is late, once it is 14 days overdue


Replacement keys - Limited to the reasonable costs of replacement


Utilities, council tax, communication services, TV Licence etc - Tenants own responsibility unless otherwise stated in contract


Client Money Protection Scheme Membership details - Money Shield 59788387


Property Redress Scheme Membership details - TPO SALES AND LETTINGS Membership No: D13794


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