Blog Archive

WHAT DO BUYERS WANT? FIVE FUNDAMENTAL FACTORS THAT TURN VIEWINGS INTO SALES

We've all had that sense of all-consuming joy when finding the home of our dreams, and what a feeling it is! Excitement, anticipation and nerves all rolled into a single moment, and much of it unquantifiable.

Written by: Vince Laurella

IN WITH THE OLD: SEVEN REASONS WHY PERIOD HOMES ARE PERFECT FOR MODERN LIVING

It’s no secret round these parts that we love a good period property: so much so that we’ve made them our speciality. There’s a huge variety of Victorian and Edwardian homes in Leyton, Leytonstone and Forest Gate...

Written by: Vince Laurella

PROFESSIONAL PRIDE: WHY BEING AN ESTATE AGENT IS A REAL PRIVILEGE

Have you ever listed all the things you love about your work? It’s an illuminating exercise in clarifying all the reasons you do what you do. For some people, it can even be the catalyst for a change of career.

Written by: Vince Laurella

INCREASE YOUR YIELD: BETTER BUSINESS TIPS FOR LOCAL LANDLORDS

Is your rental property working as hard as it could for you? As a landlord, you'll want to ensure that your investment is performing well and continues to make good business sense throughout the time you own it.

Written by: Vince Laurella

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