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Monthly Archives: July 2024

What does Wimbledon and a good Estate Agent have in common?

The All England Lawn Tennis Championships are now well underway at Wimbledon. Tennis reminds us of a very important aspect of estate agency work. The rallies which can go on for ages depending on how good the players are have a hint of negotiation about them. The back and forth nature of the ball whizzing […]

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Labour’s Housing and Property Market Manifesto: What Homeowners & Landlords Should Know…

Now we know Labour will be taking the reins of government and ushering in a new era of policies and promises, particularly in housing and property markets. Their manifesto outlines ambitious plans to address the chronic issues of housing affordability, renters’ rights, and homelessness. However, the practical implementation of these initiatives, especially in a local […]

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Preston Property Blog – Why Hasn’t the Preston Property Market Crashed?

The UK property market has demonstrated remarkable resilience despite facing significant challenges over the past 18 months. Many analysts in the autumn of 2022 predicted a severe downturn in house prices, driven by economic uncertainty, a cost-of-living crisis, and rising mortgage rates. Yet, contrary to these grim forecasts, UK (and Preston) house prices have remained […]

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