22 May, 2018

Spring into your housesale

  Let’s celebrate! It’s spring time, the days are getting longer, the daffodils, tulips and alliums are out of the soil and department stores have cleared the winter stock to make way for the new season wear. Property folklore suggests...


02 Nov, 2017

Homes – Are the economic foundations starting to crack?

  Do you remember the days just after the European referendum? Papers were filled with commentary debating the future economic and social direction of the UK. Was the economy walking over a cliff? The terms ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ Brexit entered...


09 Sep, 2017

One Look is Worth a Thousand Words

  It was Frederick R. Bernard, who published a piece commending the role of graphics in advertising with the title “One look is worth a thousand words” in Printer’s Ink, December 1921. Nearly a hundred years on and at times we...


17 Jul, 2017

Property Campaign Lessons from the 2017 General Election

  I do wonder if everybody is getting immune to surprises. It seems a long time ago that the Brexit verdict surprised many, before Trump’s triumph astonished. Emmanuel Macron seemed to have restored normality but the latest election result seemed...


09 Apr, 2017

Preparing a Property for a Speedy Spring Sale

  It’s this time of year when buyers and sellers come out of hibernation and if you’re going on the market, you need your home to stand out from the rest and command top dollar. Critical decisions at the outset...


12 Feb, 2017

On the Move and Looking for Love

  Valentine’s Day is upon us again. If you’re on the move, did you know that the search for a perfect home or a perfect partner might have more in common than you think? Many couples would have considered how...


31 Dec, 2016

Property Resolutions for 2017

  No one can say that 2016 has been a dull year on the property front. We’ve seen changes to stamp duty, the buy to let sector, Brexit, interest rate moves and even foreign exchange fluctuations. We close the door...


19 Dec, 2016

The Twelve Days Of Christmas – Property Style

  I’m afraid finding your ideal home and lifestyle might just take a little longer than twelve days, but let’s dream it doesn’t! This is how the twelve days of Christmas, property style might go:   On the First Day...


29 Nov, 2016

Matching Space and Time in Harrogate

    Everybody has a view on houses! Do you prefer your modern, eco warrior palace or perhaps your elegant Georgian manor?  Are you a formal dining room fan or an open plan Continental style convert?  Functional, Scandinavian decor or...


01 Oct, 2016

Bored of Brexit? The Property Trends that Really Matter.

    Mainstream and social media seems to be packed with articles dedicated to the effect of Brexit on the property market. Well, I might just be tempted to say an extra one or two words, but I’d also like...


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