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Your Garden in March Posted: 24th March 2021

Spring is fast approaching, and whether you are selling your home now, planning to sell or simply want to keep your garden looking beautiful, there are some things you can do in the garden to prepare for the spring and summer months. Entertaining outside With the news that we can soon meet our friends and […]read more>>

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Our Tenth Year of Trading! Posted: 3rd February 2021

We are delighted to be entering into our tenth year of trading, helping residents in Glasgow and East Renfrewshire to buy and sell homes. Karen, Douglas and the team have over 100 years’ combined experience in the industry having worked in senior positions for several large Estate Agents across the West of Scotland. With this […]read more>>

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Rightmove’s Busiest Ever Start to the Year Posted: 18th January 2021

Rightmove has reported that the start of 2021 has seen their busiest start to the year on record. Website visits between 2 January and 8 January were 30% higher than the same period in 2020. In addition, the number of potential buyers contacting estate agents is 11% higher than the first week of 2020 and […]read more>>

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Property Industry to Remain Open Posted: 5th January 2021

This week it was announced that Scotland is to enter another national lockdown which will come into force until at least February 1st. with a review to take place mid January. Despite the lockdown, the good news is that the property industry is to continue operating, with estate and letting agents remaining open, house viewings […]read more>>

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Our Busiest Month in 10 Years – And We Aren’t Alone! Posted: 18th August 2020

Here at Nicol Estate Agents we have had our busiest month in over 10 years. What’s more, properties are selling in a matter of days not weeks – with some properties achieving in excess of 30 viewings in 24 hours – and record ‘offers over’ figures. If you’re considering selling – we strongly recommend that […]read more>>

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A Word About COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Posted: 13th March 2020

At Nicol Estate Agents, the health and wellbeing of our clients and employees is of utmost importance to us and we are continuing to follow and monitor official guidance from the UK Government. With this in mind, during the current situation we are taking the following precautions, among others: * Our branches will become an […]read more>>

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A Strong Property Market in Glasgow Posted: 7th November 2019

Across the UK there are reports of difficulties in the property market as we approach yet another Brexit date. The time it takes to sell a home has hit a three year high and vendors are reducing the price of their home by as much as £10,000 to achieve a sale. Although a typical property […]read more>>

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Going Back to School Guide for Busy Families Posted: 1st August 2019

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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A Guide to Buying a House in Scotland Posted: 12th June 2019

TC Young Solicitors has produced a new guide to buying a property in Scotland and the steps involved. ‘Your Guide to Purchasing a Property’ will help you to understand the process of buying a residential property in Scotland. This firm have expert knowledge which has been developed over its 175 year history. TC Young Solicitors […]read more>>

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Exercising the Brain Can Help to Keep You Mentally Sharp Posted: 22nd May 2019

Word and number games, such as Sudoku and crossword puzzles, have been found to improve brain function and keep the mind sharp. A new study completed by the University of Exeter and King’s College London, which interviewed over 19,000 participants over the age of 50, found that those who regularly challenge themselves with these types […]read more>>