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Increase the Value of Your Home by Utilising Unused Space Posted: 17th September 2018

When it comes to selling your home, it’s important that you maximize the space to increase both the interest in, and value of, your home. Neglecting certain areas such as cupboards, spare rooms, basement or even the attic can be costly.read more>>

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Property Market Update – Autumn 2018 Posted: 10th September 2018

Over the last month, we have seen a surge in those buying and selling homes in East Renfrewshire.read more>>

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Moving from Town to Country? Here’s What to Consider Posted: 5th September 2018

Lots of people dream of eventually settling down in the countryside. The clean air, space and scenic surroundings are a draw for many, and often you get more property for your money. We are lucky here at Nicol Estate Agents to be able to offer our clients the best of both when it comes to […]read more>>

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Selling your home? Find Out What Prospective Buyers Don’t Want to See in Your Bedroom! Posted: 29th August 2018

A bedroom is a place of rest, and so should give off a calm and peaceful atmosphere to those viewing your property. At the very least, it should be clean, fresh-smelling and as clutter free as possible – without a pair of dirty undies in sight! Have a read through our tips below to make […]read more>>

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Protect Your Home When You’re Away Posted: 23rd August 2018

When you go away for a holiday or even a short break for one or two nights, it’s important to protect your home whilst you’re away. Here are some tips to keep your home safe and secure when nobody’s home.read more>>

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Going Back to School Guide for Busy Families Posted: 3rd August 2018

Summer holidays always seem to arrive slowly and then just fly by – or maybe it’s just us? It is almost time for a new school year and if you are anticipating the first morning of going back to the old routine with a bit of dread, we have prepared the perfect timeline that will […]read more>>

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Living an environmentally friendly life starts at home! Posted: 3rd August 2018

According to a survey by residential warranty specialist BLP Insurance, 78% of UK homeowners want to live in an environmentally sound building and can be a key driver when choosing a new home.read more>>

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Enjoy a Family Staycation this Summer! Posted: 4th July 2018

Staying at home doesn’t mean you can’t have a summer adventure, especially with the incredible weather we’ve been having here in Glasgow. Although top of most people’s summer holiday wish-list would be a cruise around the Caribbean, Greek Island hopping or Disneyland, not all of us are lucky enough to get away. Staying at home […]read more>>

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Do Smart Tech Features Sell Property? Posted: 8th June 2018

We have seen the rise of technology for the home in recent years with many of our homes features now controlled by virtual assistants, remote controlled via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. So many homeowners, especially those technology inclined might wonder if it is well worth investing in smart features for their homes as a way of […]read more>>

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Property Ownership and the Generation Gap Posted: 8th June 2018

One of the most noticeable lifestyle differences between the generations is undoubtedly financial habits, from the purchase of simple everyday items to home ownership. It gains a lot of media attention and often becomes a central talking point during family dinnertimes. Whilst recent research shows that Millennials (those born between the early 80s and mid-90s) […]read more>>