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Ready for Next Year’s Big Home Interiors Trends?

Posted: 1st December 2017

Elegance and sophistication, mixing textures and unique shapes with a bold blast of colour – 2018 home interior trends are all about creating luxurious spaces for lounging in! There are hints of vintage (velvet sofas, mustard, orange and maroon colour palettes) but given an update for modern life. ...read more >>

First-time Buyer Behaviour – Insights and Trends

Posted: 1st December 2017

The number of first-time buyers in the UK has increased considerably over the past five years. Last year, they accounted for 36% of all residential property sales across the country, compared to just 26% in 2011. This rise is due to a combination of factors, most notably record-low interest rates, increased mortgage approvals, and the […] ...read more >>

Sell Your Property Successfully by Thinking Like a Buyer

Posted: 15th November 2017

One of the most challenging tasks you will face when selling your home or investment property is looking at it objectively. It’s incredibly difficult and something almost all of us struggle to do to a certain extent, but thinking like a buyer rather than a seller is one of the most effective and efficient ways […] ...read more >>

How to Make Sure You Get the Best Price for Your Home

Posted: 15th November 2017

Because of the sheer value of the transaction, what appears like a mere 3-5% can translate into thousands of actual pounds. That is why it is important to treat the sale of your home with utmost attention. Even if it might seem like a simple matter of listing your property online, we can assure you, […] ...read more >>

Staging Your Home for a Quick Sale – 5 Essential Accessories

Posted: 10th November 2017

When staging your home in preparation to sell, you’re essentially ‘dressing it up’ to impress and appeal to viewers. Much like you would put on our best attire for a job interview or important meeting, you want your home to look its very best and make a fantastic impression on potential buyers. But fear not, […] ...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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>