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Prepping for a Winter House Sale: Hints and Tips Posted: 24th October 2023

Prepping for a Winter House Sale: Hints and Tips Selling your home during the winter season might seem challenging, but with the right approach and a bit of strategic planning, you can turn the colder months into an advantage. In this blog, we’ll provide you with hints and tips to help you prep your house […]read more>>

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Tips for getting your house ready to sell Posted: 17th July 2023

Tips for getting your house ready to sell So you’ve made the choice to sell, had your property valued, but now it’s down to the most important element – your property marketing. A key element in any sale, this is the selling point for your home online and our way to attract potential buyers in […]read more>>

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What makes Nicol Estate Agents one of the most trusted in Glasgow? Posted: 1st June 2023

What makes Nicol Estate Agents one of the most trusted in Glasgow? One of the leading estate agents in East Renfrewshire, Nicol are an independent estate agency with offices in both Newton Mearns and Clarkston. The business itself was established in 2012, however we as a collective have over 100 years combined experience in the […]read more>>

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What happens on completion day? Posted: 23rd March 2023

What happens on completion day? Completion day, the last step in the process of your house sale/ purchase, the day you finally own your property and collect your keys from the estate agent. Essentially it is all down to transferring the funds associated to the purchase. On this day it is down to your conveyancing […]read more>>

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Why buy a property in East Renfrewshire? Posted: 15th March 2023

Why buy a property in East Renfrewshire? Perhaps a little bias ourselves at Nicol Estate Agents as residents of the local community, but East Renfrewshire is an area in high demand and deemed one of the best places in Scotland to find the perfect family home. Reason being? It plays host to some of Scotland’s […]read more>>

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Buying your first home with Nicol Estate Agents Posted: 21st February 2023

Buying your first home with Nicol Estate Agents The total independence, the responsibility, buying your first home is both terrifying and exciting. Whether you have previously been renting or this is your first foray outside of your parent’s home, there are a few things to consider, as this latest blog post will explain.   Organising […]read more>>

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Sell your home quickly and easily with Nicol Estate Agents Posted: 19th January 2023

Sell your home quickly and easily with Nicol Estate Agents A quick house sale is everyones’ dream. It not only offers minimal stress and less sleepless nights, but quick access to funds for anyone in a property chain and looking to go on and purchase a new home thereafter. A number of estate agents will […]read more>>

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Looking Ahead to the Property Market in 2023 Posted: 22nd December 2022

It has been a challenging end to 2022, with another interest rate rise in December and mortgage rates hitting 6.5%. However, there are some positives to take away as we head into a new year. The housing market has slowed down over the last two months as buyers hold off making plans to see what […]read more>>

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Selling your Home at Christmas Posted: 4th December 2022

Sometimes we don’t have the luxury of choosing when to sell our home. Life often gets in the way, and we may need to put our home on the market due to our careers, relationships, family, schooling or financial reasons. Although it’s not traditionally seen as the best time to sell – you may be […]read more>>

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Have Yourself a Crafty Little Christmas Posted: 27th November 2022

A great way to cut some costs this Christmas is to try your hand at some simple DIY Christmas decor ideas rather than splashing out on expensive decorations. Not only will you save money, but it’s a great way to spend some quality time with the kids – making memories and decorations. Moreover, you’ll keep […]read more>>