Blog Archive

PHOTOGRAPHY SECRETS : TOP PRO-STYLING TIPS TO GIVE YOUR HOME THE EDGE

"As soon as I saw the photo, I knew it was the one!"

Written by: Vince Laurella

MOVING WITH CHILDREN? HOW TO SELL AND BE SETTLED BEFORE THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR

If you thought you'd missed the boat for a family move this year, the good news is you've still got time. With the speed of the current market, you can sell your home and be in your new one by the end of the school holidays.

Written by: Vince Laurella

SELLING THIS SPRING? WHAT TO EXPECT, NEW STYLE TRENDS AND TOP VIEWING TIPS

As the spring 2022 property market begins, Nationwide Building Society has reported a 14% year-on-year price increase for March, up again from the 12% already reported in February.

Written by: Vince Laurella

BIGGER AND BRIGHTER: HOW TO MAKE YOUR HOME FEEL LIGHTER AND MORE SPACIOUS

Of all the different things buyers ask for when looking for a home (from the style, to the location, to the price), two things transcend everything: light and space.

Written by: Vince Laurella

HESITANT TO SELL? SHOULD YOU FIND A HOME FIRST, OR FIND A BUYER NOW?

Sellers aren't selling; buyers can't buy; nobody can move. The property market is stuck!

Written by: Vince Laurella

REFRESHING YOUR HOME AFTER THE FESTIVE DECS ARE DOWN

Is it just us or does January often leave you feeling a little, well, cold?! Not just physically of course (we anxiously await the return of double-digit temperatures), but in terms of your home. With all the Christmas decorations back in their boxes, those new toys and gifts already losing their lustre and a distinct lack of sunshine around, it can leave us looking round our living spaces with a slightly more discerning eye than when they were festooned with tinsel and fairy lights to distract us.

Written by: Vince Laurella

CHANGING ROOMS: RELAUNCH YOUR HOME WITH A DIFFERENT LOOK

If you took a break from selling last year and you're ready to try again, or if your home is still for sale and you'd like to refresh your marketing, this week's blog is for you.

Written by: Vince Laurella

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