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Clarkston Launch: 50%  OFF  Our Standard Selling Fees!

Posted: 18th August 2017

Following the success of our Newton Mearns office and the continued demand for our services by clients in and around Clarkston, Busby, Carmunnock, Thorntonhall, Muirend and Netherlee areas, we are are delighted to announce the official opening of our Clarkston branch at 1 Helena Place, Clarkston, G76 7RB! To celebrate, we are offering 50%  OFF  our standard selling […] ...read more >>

Say ‘Goodbye’ to the Summer Holidays with Our Back to School Guide!

Posted: 16th August 2017

As loath as we are to mention this, the school summer holidays are starting to wind down. “Nay!” say some of you. “Oh, thank goodness!” say the rest of you… especially if you’re having to juggle full-time work with entertaining the kids and finding childcare each day. Sometimes it feels like we need a holiday […] ...read more >>

Clarkston Property Market Update

Posted: 8th August 2017

We’re incredibly excited about our new Nicol Estate Agents branch in Clarkston, which is due to open at the end of August to serve our growing client base in East Renfrewshire. With this in mind, we thought it apt to provide an update on the local property market in Clarkston for those of you who […] ...read more >>

Nicol Estate Agents – Property Highlights

Posted: 28th July 2017

The housing market in East Renfrewshire had a very strong year so far and we believe the pace will continue all throughout 2017. In many local ares, we have seen a shortage of property with demand outstripping supply, resulting in more closing dates and premium prices been achieved, and in some cases, the highest prices […] ...read more >>

House Viewings: the Dos and the Don’ts

Posted: 21st July 2017

Moving home is not complicated but it can be daunting, as your home is one of the largest investments you will ever sell. Although the Internet has the changed the world, buying and selling property is a very people orientated business and good communication is essential for a successful move, the traditional, physical house viewing […] ...read more >>

Knowing When to Sell Your Property

Posted: 7th July 2017

So you’ve been sitting on the fence for a while – to sell or not to sell? With so much at stake when it comes to selling property, likely your biggest asset, it can be difficult to know when the time is right to make a move. Most people want as fuss-free and as fast […] ...read more >>

Summer 2017 in East Renfrewshire

Posted: 28th June 2017

Summer is here! We hope to see plenty more sunshine in the weeks to come, allowing us all to get outside and enjoy the long days. If you are stuck for ideas to keep yourself and the kids entertained throughout the holidays, look no further, as our friends at What’s On East Renfrewshire have gathered […] ...read more >>

When a Discreet Home Sale Is Necessary

Posted: 28th June 2017

There is generally an expectation that a home for sale must be advertised on all possible channels as loudly as possible, but that approach might not suit all homes and circumstances. Although once thought to be suitable only for homes of over £1 million, in our experience at Nicol Estate Agents, we have seen the […] ...read more >>

Introducing the Eastwood Rotary Club

Posted: 19th June 2017

As a local estate agent, we are very proud to support the local community and worthy organisations raising funds for charity and volunteering. Established in 1970, Eastwood Rotary Club is a vibrant and growing club with a great mix of members united in maintaining a busy timetable of charitable and social activities. The club’s aim is […] ...read more >>

Proud to Be a High-Street Agent

Posted: 9th June 2017

Although technology has changed the world, we still believe estate agency is a business deeply revolving around people and their unique circumstances. With no two homes being the same, homes are not a commodity nor will they ever be, so there is no one solution to fit all. As experienced, reputable estate agents we use […] ...read more >>