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7 Safety Checks You Should Make When You Move Into Your New Home

You’ve moved home, you have the keys, you’re in, and the kettle and mugs have been unpacked. Sure, you’ve got boxes here, there and everywhere to unpack, but at least you’ve finally moved and are happy! It’s time to start a new chapter in the house of your dreams. But, you don’t want the dream […]

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Thinking of selling your home? Then it’s time to take control of your clutter…

First impressions make a huge impact when it comes to selling your home so one that’s clear of clutter is sure to strike the right chord with potential buyers. Just imagine yourself walking into a home to find piles of shoes clogging up the hallway or stacks of junk on the bedside table – it […]

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Help! My property is not selling…

Property not selling? Four reasons why and how to fix them: Your house has been on the market for a while but you don’t seem to be getting any offers. Do you drop the price? That’s not always the answer. Here are four helpful things you should investigate further before you even consider reducing the […]

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HAPPY EASTER

HAPPY EASTER! Tonnes of chocolates, loads of bunnies and piles of hot cross buns. That’s right folks unless you’ve been on holiday to the moon for a few months you’ll know it’s Easter. A time for enjoying family traditions. And in many cases probably putting on a few pounds over the long weekend. Some Easter […]

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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – 1 in 5 Local Homeowners Unable to Sell

The average time to find a buyer for a Chorley & Leyland property reduced from 68 days in 2020 to 34 days in 2021. Yet still, 1 in 5 local homeowners are on the market after 12 weeks. Why are so many local homes still on the market after all that time, and what does […]

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The Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – The Future of the Buy-To-Let Market in 2022

The headlines … Local rents up by 9.5% in the last 12 months Local house prices up 11.7% in the last 12 months Landlords helped by ultra-low mortgage rates and a stamp duty holiday Yet, some landlords are anxious about a possible end to no fault evictions New EPC rules could cost landlords £10,000+ per […]

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The Biggest Question Home Sellers Need to Ask

How much will I actually put in my pocket at the end of the sale? Making the decision to sell your home and move is a big one. Whatever the reason whether it’s downsizing, needing more space, wanting a better neighbourhood or to be closer to excellent schools it’s life-changing. Once you’ve made the decision […]

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Chorley & Leyland Property Blog – The 7 Things Chorley & Leyland Home Sellers Should (and Shouldn’t) Do in 2022

Did you know 2,094 local homeowners are considering selling their home between now and the summer of 2023? Reports in the press suggest 1 in 5 homeowners are considering moving home in the next 18 months. This will change the dynamics of selling your local home, meaning there are certain matters that you, as a […]

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Questions to ask an Estate Agent

We received a call recently from a retired gentleman who had lived in the same house for more than 40 years. He was relocating to be closer to his family and was selling his property for the first time and unsure what to ask agents. The advice we gave him is what we share with […]

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What Will Happen to House Prices in 2022?

Some people asking this question are local buyers troubling themselves that they are about to buy their home just before a potential property crash, yet others are homeowners wanting to know where the top of the market is before they sell. Even a handful of landlords unable to either start buying or start selling some […]

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