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Monthly Archives: September 2020

The Chorley Property Market Post-Lockdown – the First 100 Days

With around 1 in 4 local house sellers actually selling their home in the last month, Chorley home sellers and buyers will need to continue to be pragmatic if the surprisingly strong current levels of activity in the Chorley property market are to be sustained. To start, we had the once in a lifetime event […]


How not to Lose Sleep over Selling Your House

Buying or selling a property can sometimes be stressful. It can even cause you sleepless nights. At Forbes Estate Agents we do all we can to insulate our clients from any unnecessary stress. Our years of successful experience in helping people to move homes means there’s hardly anything we’ve not come across and dealt with […]


Do I need a For Sale board to help sell my property?

One question we get asked a lot is ‘do I need a board outside my property?’ We never force our sign boards on any of our clients. It’s totally their choice and we understand that some people don’t like or want them outside their property. But speaking from years of experience selling and letting homes […]


Chorley Property Blog: Powered by Forbes – The ‘Trapped Landlords’ of Chorley

Going into lockdown in March, the Government proclaimed a ban on tenant evictions, pledging that no tenant in a private rented home, who had lost their wages due to Covid-19 would be kicked out of their private rented home until the late summer. Fast forward to August and the press were being briefed as late […]


Chorley Property Blog- How Not To Lose £20,000 Of The Value Of Your Chorley Property…

Talking of price, or more specifically the asking price. There is a window of opportunity for Chorley homeowners to take advantage of this stamp duty tax cut, yet don’t let local estate agents curry favour with you by tempting you with a high initial asking price to win the right to put their for sale […]