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Ask the Agents: Which day would you launch your property to market?

Q: When would you put your house on the market - before or after Christmas? A: Get your property appraised and ready for marketing BEFORE Christmas - then launch it on Boxing Day! Tom Fenard, Laura Gardner and Ben Reynolds give their advice on which day they'd choose to launch their property to market to maximise…

Should you deck the halls when your house is on the market at Christmas?

YES! (Maybe... A little bit!) We're now only 2 weekends away from Christmas and its the time when most people are thinking about decorating ready for the season's festivities to kick off in earnest. With more and more properties coming onto the market (to beat the January rush) we've been asked a number of times…

Our top tip for viewings in the cold Winter months

Make it cosy inside! Sounds obvious but heating is a key  property marketing tool in winter! Before the viewings are scheduled, put the heating on (check all your radiators are on too) and make each room a comfortable temperature. This is a great time of year to point out the boiler and the central heating…

Should you use an online or a high-street agent?

Choose a hybrid agent for the best of both worlds! 95% of property searches begin online, so choosing an agent that operates online is a smart decision – but we also know from our research that online services aren’t for everyone. Which is why Four Walls Online is a hybrid estate agent – genuinely local, and…

Top stated reason buyers start property search over Christmas?

TO AVOID THE WASHING UP! Deal with the leftover brussels and the pile of dishes - or browse Rightmove? We know what we'd prefer to do, and when asked, buyers who started their search during the Christmas holiday said that scrolling through property listings provided a welcome alternative to the washing up! With extensive periods of time…

Most popular day to search for Property in December?

BOXING DAY! So get your property on the market BEFORE Christmas or you could miss out on potential buyers seeing your property when they start looking in earnest! Every year, Rightmove publishes statistics about the traffic to their site  and the number of property searches that take place in December - and the results might surprise you!…

Property of the Week: 1 Bed Apartment in Ely £475pcm

It's clear to see why this part-furnished, 1 bedroom apartment in a quiet sought after area of Ely (with its easy access to local amenities and major transport links) is our Negotiators' property of the week... The carpeted double-bedroom with a roomy double wardrobe features a large window offering a pleasant outlook onto nearby trees. The…