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Luxury Lifestyle Living in Newton Mearns Posted: 5th November 2018

Thinking of making the move to McCarthy & Stone’s lavish Asbhrae development? Discover a wealth of things to see and do in their local area blog! At McCarthy & Stone, we understand that downsizing can open up a whole new lease of life, which is why we are committed to delivering luxury, age-exclusive apartments for […]read more>>

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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>>

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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 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>>

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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>>

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Nicol Estate Agents are opening shortly at Clarkston Toll in Clarkston Posted: 22nd May 2017

Following the success of our Newton Mearns office and the continued demand for our services are required more and more by clients in and around Clarkston, Busby, Carmunnock, Thorntonhall, Muirend and Netherlee areas, we are very proud to announce the opening of our brand new office in Clarkston in the summer. Douglas Nicol, Managing Director at […]read more>>

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New Homes Update Posted: 12th May 2017

We have a few stunning developments that we’d like to highlight for the fantastic locations and lifestyles they offer. You can find your dream home in one of the high quality, exceptional developments we have in our books, just scroll through our selection  to find out more.read more>>

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Interior Design Trends 2017 Posted: 28th April 2017

If you are looking for a housewarming present for a fashion savvy friend, or simply want to update your home and are looking for inspiration, we have searched for the biggest trends for 2017 and made a guide to help you keep up with the interior design in 2017.read more>>

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Government Incentivising Older People to Downsize Their Homes Posted: 31st March 2017

In a bid to address the housing crisis and free up larger homes for first time buyers and families, the UK Government is incentivising older people to downsize. Ministers have pledged to make it easier for pensioners to move into high-quality sheltered accommodation by increasing construction of new specialised housing and helping elderly home owners […]read more>>

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Nicol Estate Agents Property Round-up, March 2017 Posted: 29th March 2017

The housing market in East Renfrewshire had a buoyant start this year and we believe this will continue 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 achieved in many […]read more>>

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What is the Best Way to Deal with Fixtures and Fittings Posted: 17th March 2017

When it comes to property sales, being clear on what you will take with you when you move and what is included in the sale price will make for a much smoother transaction. The area of fixtures and fittings can and has lead to some debate during the selling/buying process, so clear communication is always […]read more>>