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Things You Should Never Keep in Your Home When Decluttering Posted: 15th October 2018

The last thing you want when you come in from work – and indeed when potential buyers are looking around your home – is an obstacle course of kids toys to step through and piles of washing to lift from the sofa before you can sit down. If this picture is a familiar one, here […]read more>>

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World Mental Health Day – Supporting Young People Posted: 10th October 2018

Today is World Mental Health Day, created by the World Federation for Mental Health. The aim of the day is to get us all talking about the state of our mental health and this year the focus is on young people and mental health in a changing and often confusing world. Here at Nicol Estate […]read more>>

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Property Market Update – Autumn 2018 Posted: 10th September 2018

Over the last month, we have seen a surge in those buying and selling homes in East Renfrewshire.read more>>

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Moving from Town to Country? Here’s What to Consider Posted: 5th September 2018

Lots of people dream of eventually settling down in the countryside. The clean air, space and scenic surroundings are a draw for many, and often you get more property for your money. We are lucky here at Nicol Estate Agents to be able to offer our clients the best of both when it comes to […]read more>>

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Understanding the Home Report Posted: 25th July 2018

In 2008 the government introduced the Home Report system in Scotland. This meant that buyers would have all the information on a property before proceeding with an offer and ultimately a purchase. Ten years on we still have many people asking questions about the Home Report here at Nicol, especially as it’s unique to Scotland. […]read more>>

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Luxury and Style in an Ideal Location – Capelrig Apartments, Newton Mearns Posted: 17th July 2018

***Only Six Remaining Apartments*** Capelrig Apartments is a contemporary, modern and sleek development, thoughtfully designed for light, space and comfort. From the clean lines of the anthracite window frames to the expansive glass balconies, this is a peaceful retreat within an excellent location where city and countryside merge.read more>>

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Is Remortgaging Right For You? Posted: 10th July 2018

Remortgaging your property allows you to repay what you currently owe on your existing mortgage, and taking out a new mortgage on the property. There are several reasons for doing this, such as moving onto a better interest rate and reducing your monthly repayments, shortening the time to pay it back or borrowing money for […]read more>>

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Enjoy a Family Staycation this Summer! Posted: 4th July 2018

Staying at home doesn’t mean you can’t have a summer adventure, especially with the incredible weather we’ve been having here in Glasgow. Although top of most people’s summer holiday wish-list would be a cruise around the Caribbean, Greek Island hopping or Disneyland, not all of us are lucky enough to get away. Staying at home […]read more>>

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Nicol Estate Agents: Summer Property Roundup Posted: 27th June 2018

In East Renfrewshire, the demand for family homes shows no signs of slowing down and the market remains buoyant. The overall average property price in East Renfrewshire is £263,196. Over the last twelve months, sold prices in East Renfrewshire were up by 7% on the previous year and up 12% on 2007, when the average house […]read more>>

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Enjoy Days Out with the Children this Summer Posted: 19th June 2018

With the school summer holidays fast-approaching, here are our picks of the best days out with the children. With such great transport links into Glasgow from the southside , we’ve also included a couple of unmissable days out in the City.read more>>