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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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

Clarkston Property Market Update

Posted: 8th August 2017

We’re incredibly excited about our new Nicol Estate Agents branch in Clarkston, which is due to open at the end of August to serve our growing client base in East Renfrewshire. With this in mind, we thought it apt to provide an update on the local property market in Clarkston for those of you who […] ...read more >>

Nicol Estate Agents – Property Highlights

Posted: 28th July 2017

The housing market in East Renfrewshire had a very strong year so far and we believe the pace will continue all 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 […] ...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 >>

Knowing When to Sell Your Property

Posted: 7th July 2017

So you’ve been sitting on the fence for a while – to sell or not to sell? With so much at stake when it comes to selling property, likely your biggest asset, it can be difficult to know when the time is right to make a move. Most people want as fuss-free and as fast […] ...read more >>