Category Archive: Uncategorized

  • Posted: October 9, 2019
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    Is Over Valuing A Problem When Selling Your Home?

    Is over valuing a problem when selling your home? The answer is simple … YES! Since the birth of Rightmove and the growth of the internet, information about property in general has become very easy to obtain. For a buyer this information can be powerful when entering into negotiations, however, as a vendor it can […]

  • Posted: January 19, 2015
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    Could you live in a micro flat?

    A booming population means that those looking to live in the heart of popular areas are feeling the squeeze. Would you sacrifice space to live in your perfect location? Micro flats, or apartments, have spread their way from Asia’s urban cities to the British housing market. Technically, a microflat is no larger than 300 square […]

  • Posted: November 28, 2014
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    Why customer service is key to selling a home quickly

    When the pressure is on to sell a home quickly, the estate agent and customer both feel the strain. In recent years we’ve seen a shift in customer expectations and now the estate agency market is under fire for not meeting the needs of consumers. We’ve spoken before of the measures we take to counteract […]

  • Buying vs. renting – which is right for you?

    The big question that always causes quite a stir with property hunters, is it better to rent or buy your home? Of course, there are pros and cons for either of the two options, your choice depends entirely on your personal circumstances and your future plans. Owning your own home can provide you with a […]

    Posted: October 30, 2014
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  • We’re hiring: Could you be Newton & Co’s new letting consultant?

    Due to the rapid expansion and success of our business, we are looking to add a proactive Lettings Consultant to the Newton & Co team, based in Bolton, to help us maintain our impressive rate of growth. Previous experience within the lettings industry would be of benefit, but is not essential, as full training will […]

    Posted: October 8, 2014
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  • How to Sell Your House… Quickly

    The housing market is a harsh mistress. The contemporary sales climate is notoriously extreme, with sellers of even some of the nicest properties struggling for months – even years – before closing a deal they’re not even satisfied with. It’s important that you learn how to sell your house quickly, as nobody wants to become […]

    Posted: September 24, 2014
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  • Buying an Old Home vs. a New Build: What’s Best for You?

    When it comes to investing in a new home, many people put the age of a house pretty high up the priority list. There’s quite a number of differences between a house built a hundred years ago and one finished off yesterday, so potential buyers should take them into consideration before they decide to make […]

    Posted: September 2, 2014
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  • How Bolton is Moving Out of Manchester’s Shadow

    The boroughs of Greater Manchester are very much caught within the gravitational pull of a city that, in many ways, has put the North West on the map. As a business location, Manchester is one of the key cities in the North of England that is thriving, and you could argue that the towns in […]

    Posted: August 28, 2014
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  • Buy-to-Let: The Beginner’s Guide

    A recent UK study revealed some fairly shocking statistics about just how little buy-to-let investors know about their trade before diving head-first into the market. According to Platinum Property Partnerships, a meagre 18 per cent claimed to have done “a lot” of research before purchasing a buy-to-let mortgage, with only 7 per cent actually seeking […]

    Posted: August 19, 2014
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