Does your Home Still Suit Your Needs? Posted On 15 October 2021

Deciding whether to stay or Go Deciding to move house is an exciting, if somewhat daunting, decision. Identifying your ‘why’ is crucial when you start to sense that niggling feeling that has your trawling Rightmove to find your next home. Feeling cramped is one of the most common driving factors when deciding to move. We …

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House Prices Growing Month on Month Posted On 14 October 2021

Annual growth of 10% for the past five Months Wondering whether to take the plunge and list your property for sale? If you’re looking to get the best possible price for your home, now is the time to act. According to Nationwide’s House Price Index (HPI) UK house prices have seen a growth of at …

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National Work Life Week Posted On 13 October 2021

11-15 October 2021   The secret to a work life balance seems to be on everyone’s lips at the moment. The change in the way many are working and the way our homes are transforming into home/office hybrids has changed the outlook employees and employers have on work life balance in a positive way.   …

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International Chocolate Week Posted On 12 October 2021

14-19th October   Is there any better smell to fill a house than the aroma of melted chocolate? The rich, tantalising scent draws in chocolate lovers young and old. The 14-19th October marks International Chocolate Week, the perfect excuse to celebrate this festival and fill your home with chocolatey goodness!   Why not kick off …

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Get Ready for Market Posted On 11 October 2021

Prepare now to move tomorrow   Are you wondering what to do before putting your property on the market? Well, while you’ve been wondering, your dream house could have come and gone, bought by someone who was already on the market. So don’t delay, now is the perfect time to put your property on the …

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Croydon Heads to the Polls Amidst Blunder Posted On 08 October 2021

The people of Croydon went to the polls on Thursday October 7th, over how Croydon should be run in the future   The direct choice which voters could choose from is whether the leader should be an elected councillor, decided by a vote of other elected councillors. The alternative option is for voters to elect …

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Selling Over Autumn Posted On 08 October 2021

How to Make your Front Garden Stand Out   When selling your home, the first thing everyone will see is your front garden. This may be from a chance drive-by spotting of your for-sale sign or front estate agents photographs online. Either way, your front garden makes the first impression and sets the tone for …

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The conker line Posted On 07 October 2021

It’s a centuries-old game that’s been in decline, but some people still go bonkers for conkers   They can be roasted. You can pickle, bake or coat them in clear nail varnish, but that’s frowned upon. Yet they are best au naturel, teased out of their prickly green case to be skewered, threaded on to …

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Keeping it fresh Posted On 05 October 2021

                How do we breathe easily now the windows are closed? As we head into autumn, we will soon be spending more and more time indoors. And in this way, it is important that the air we breathe is unpolluted. So, without having to invest in the latest …

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Your Halloween Film and TV Fix Posted On 04 October 2021

                As October rolls around, the usual spine-tingling films and TV shows will be available at our fingertips. And among the classics, there are set to be a number of new watches, during this spooky season. So as Halloween approaches, here are our picks of all things horror …

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