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Nicol Estate Agents: Property Roundup

Posted: 6th October 2017

Autumn is in full swing and our newly opened Clarkston office, as well as our established Newton Mearns branch, have been buzzing with activity. We have rounded up just a few of the properties currently in our books – but please do check our full listings as there are many more to be discovered. ...read more >>

BREXIT Not a Priority for Home Movers

Posted: 6th October 2017

We have faced much political uncertainty of late, from indy ref, to general elections and the Brexit vote. With Brexit currently dominating the news agenda, it is understandable that consumers may be more cautious when it comes to major financial or life changing decisions such as a home move. ...read more >>

Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency*

Posted: 29th September 2017

A useful guide to improving your home’s energy efficiency for the colder months of the year. ...read more >>

A Guide to Gardens in the Autumn

Posted: 29th September 2017

Weather is certainly turning in East Renfrewshire, but we still have occasional hours of dry and relatively pleasant weather that can be spent outdoors. Combine that with the known fact that a well tended garden adds value to your home, and we think we have the perfect excuse to spend a few hours taking care […] ...read more >>

Nicol Is A Propertymark Estate Agent – What Does That Mean?

Posted: 20th September 2017

You have probably seen the logo proudly displayed on our website, Nicol Estate Agents are a part of the Propertymark group – the housing regulator that offers buyers, sellers, renters, homeowners and landlords enhanced protection, setting the highest of standards for property professionals in the UK. Propertymark has just launched their first advertising campaign across media […] ...read more >>

How a Professional Organiser Can Help Your Moving House Experience

Posted: 19th September 2017

This week we invited Tara Burns from local business Help Organise Me to answer a few questions about how a professional organiser like herself can help busy home owners turn the whole moving process into a less stressful experience. Here is what Tara shared with us: ...read more >>

September Events in East Renfrewshire

Posted: 1st September 2017

We don’t know where summer disappeared to here at Nicol Estate Agents, what with us being so busy opening our Clarkston branch but we hope you have had a brilliant one! There is certainly a lot on offer to keep us busy as we head into autumn and we have rounded up the best events […] ...read more >>

Nicol Estate Agents Clarkston: Meet the Team

Posted: 28th August 2017

Our Clarkston office is now open and waiting for your visit! If you decide to just drop in, Arlene Hepburn and Laura Gartshore will most likely greet you, as they are our two new additions to the Nicol Estate Agents team. We’ve asked them a few questions, so you can get to know them better, but […] ...read more >>

Why We Operate on a No Sale No Fee Commission Structure

Posted: 28th August 2017

As highlighted recently in our blog, at Nicol Estate Agents we are proud to continue serving the East Renfrewshire property market with a proven, traditional business model we know works including a prominent high street presence and an experienced local team, as well as a NO SALE NO FEE commission structure, rather than an ‘upfront […] ...read more >>

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 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 fees […] ...read more >>