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Is now the right time to sell my property?
There is no denying that 2020 has been a strange time for most industries and property is certainly no exception. However, with the children returning to school this month the world is starting to return to normal, which most of us will agree is a good thing. So, now that we’re returning to normal everyday life, is it the right time to sell your property?
3 Tips for Staging Your Bridgnorth Home on a Budget
When the time comes to sell your home in Bridgnorth, you want to do everything you can to make it look appealing to potential buyers. Fixing up any aspects of your home that needs maintenance is one way to go, as is renovating or modernising some rooms to increase your home’s resale value, but if you have already finished these or aren’t planning on making any major renovations before the sale, how do you attract buyers?
What to do before a viewing on your house
Take the right viewpoint when setting your Bridgnorth home up for a sale
They say that when you meet people you have not met before, first impressions make a difference. Similarly, they also say kerb appeal for a property on the market is really important.
Latest News: What’s Happening in the Property Market September 2020
It’s fair to say that COVID 19 still dominates all the headlines, and not just the property ones.
It’s clear that whatever is happening on the politics and economics side of things will continue to have an impact one way or another on the housing market.
What is certain though is that the property sector is interesting and always presents opportunities!
How to winterproof your Bridgnorth
Winter is coming…
In many ways, this has been a strange year, hasn’t it? But, you can rely on the seasons to come and go and soon it will be winter.
Some people don’t like the cold and the snow and the rain, while some people believe it is a magical time of year.
Can the Colour of Your Front Door Help Sell Your Home Faster?
When people come to look around your property, they make very fast judgements. One of the first impressions they’ll see of your home is the front view, and this will either be on our website, property portal, or as they drive past and see the ‘for sale’ sign. That’s why kerb appeal is so important, as it helps get buyers in the right frame of mind before they actually view your home.
You may be surprised to learn that research suggests that the colour of your front door could play a part in the sale of your home too, so pay attention to the little details when your property is on the market.
Housing Market Remains Open – What It Means For You
With the nation entering another lockdown period, it is natural people have many questions. At Shropshire Free Agent, we are pleased to say we are still open, and that the housing market is allowed to operate.
Small Towns Experiencing Big Increase In Buyer Searches
It is fair to say buyer demand has shifted in 2020. The impact of the lockdown period has led many people and households to place greater emphasis on space, both inside and outside of the house.
Also, the increased prevalence of remote working has changed buyer interest and activity. While the supposed exodus from major cities such as London and Birmingham is likely to have been exaggerated, it is present.