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Coronavirus Homeschooling: 5 Tips For Parents

Coronavirus Homeschooling: 5 Tips For Parents

We are currently living through some pretty extraordinary times and all of our lives have changed. Except for our fantastic keyworkers in the South East London and North Kent area, to whom we are eternally grateful during these difficult times, thousands of people, including some of  the team at James Gorey Estate Agents are now […]

10 Tips to Help Sell Your Home in South East London and North Kent Fast

10 Tips to Help Sell Your Home in South East London and North Kent Fast

If you need to sell your home fast but don’t know where to start, then you have come to the right place! Here at James Gorey Estate Agents, we pride ourselves on our expert selling advice, from tips on how to make your home more attractive to potential buyers, to organising viewings, to the steps […]

December Market Update

December Market Update

The sale of property is one thing that has not been curtailed during the second lockdown and, as estate agents we have been busier than ever. And we expect this to continue long into the Christmas/New Year season, as there’s a lot of catching up to do for some very keen buyers. Nevertheless, Rightmove has […]

Home

Home

“Moving House” may be the term we commonly use, but moving HOME is surely a better description for one of life’s more stressful experiences. Few changes, other than a relationship, can stir such emotions. As estate agents, we are effectively “agents of change” and whilst our natural focus might be to help people move in […]

Designers Winter is Coming, Make it Work! 

Designers Winter is Coming, Make it Work! 

So maybe you’re not as big of a fan of project runway as I am, but after two lockdowns, something had to go on in the background while we all had those now dreaded work-from-home days!  Today we’re talking about home staging for when your house is on the market and you’re trying to sell […]

November 2020 Market Update

November 2020 Market Update

What a month – with two major news stories within hours of each other that are likely to have a positive effect on the UK housing market: the US election result, and the discovery of a Covid-19 vaccine. We know that stability and confidence underpin so much in the economy – jobs, inflation, interest rates, […]

Solicitors

Solicitors

The system of property transfer in this country is relatively archaic when compared to those of most other countries. The variety of age and tenure of UK property forms a complex framework on which sit further complications such as easements, rights of way, restrictive covenants, planning restrictions, building consents, possessory titles and disputed boundaries. Despite […]

The Key Issue

The Key Issue

One of our distinctions, and indeed our passion, is the fact that we are as involved in our clients’ move as we are in their sale. Certainly, for most people the property into which they are moving is a lot more exciting than the property they are about to leave. Yet on moving day itself, […]

The Advertising Myth

The Advertising Myth

It would not be unreasonable to assume that as a property comes onto the market, the instructed estate agent will post the property details on various property portals and wait for the enquiries to roll in. However, this approach is somewhat simplistic! We take a much more strategic and proactive approach to handling new buyer […]

Relative Values

Relative Values

Even the most credible authorities tend to disagree on the rate of price change in the property market, leaving the humble consumer somewhat baffled! The problem is the source of data that is used to make assumptions about the market is fickle. For example, you could look at the latest Land Registry figures. These record […]