UK house prices up by 8.5%

UK house prices up by 8.5%

ONS, Halifax and Nationwide all report a sharp increase in annual house price growth since the stamp duty holiday announcement in July 2020.According to the December UK HPI (ONS), the average house price in the UK is £251,500, an annual increase of...

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Flip this out - It's Pancake Day

Flip this out - It's Pancake Day

What's your favourite?Pancakes have become such a popular Shrove Tuesday tradition that on the 16th February, a whopping 52 million eggs will be used in the UK.That is 22 million more than your average day, eggciting stuff!With the average egg...

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1,041,610 homes changed hands in 2020

1,041,610 homes changed hands in 2020

An estimated 1,041,610 residential sales completed in 2020.In spring the housing market paused for several weeks and despite this, sales were only down -11% on 2019.129,400 homes changed hands in December 2020, 32% higher than December 2019 and a...

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How do you choose your Estate Agent?

How do you choose your Estate Agent?

The results are in!Capability and market knowledge top the list of how prospective home buyers choose their agent according to results of the 2020 Property Academy Home Moving Trends Survey analysed by Dataloft.Confidence in ability was rated by more...

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New Year, New Hope, New Agent

New Year, New Hope, New Agent

Today we are sharing some resolution ideas.99.9 per cent of us are so happy to see the back of 2020. There is no doubt that last year may have brought a little happiness with new life, new homes and certainly new friendships with strangers. We all...

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Christmas colouring in book

Christmas colouring in book

Please feel free to print our Christmas colouring in book for all your Santas helpers.No matter what tier you're in, you can still have a lot of festive family fun at home.Put down those devices and grab your pens, crayons or pencils and get...

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How to make it a November to remember

How to make it a November to remember

The clocks have gone back, and November has arrived. We may be going into a second lockdown but that doesn’t mean you can’t still make plenty of memories to look back on in the years to come.Here are a few fun things you can try this month all...

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Six ways to make your home a cosy retreat

Six ways to make your home a cosy retreat

As the nights draw in and the mercury drops, it’s time to take a little inspiration from our Nordic neighbours.The stylish Danes have mastered the art of dealing with long, dark winters by embracing what they call hygge pronounced hoo-gah (I’ve...

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