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Rightmove reveals Great Britain’s most popular area for active buyers..

With demand still outstripping supply, the UK property market has never been so competitive. The latest data from Rightmove highlights where the most popular local neighbourhoods are among house-hunters in the current frenzied market. According to Rightmove, the new data is the earliest indicator of buyer demand in a local area and based on over […]

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Best Local Hot Tubs and Accessories for The Perfect Summer Evening..

We love to support small local businesses wherever we can, so this week we are highlighting a collection of independent UK businesses who have all the supplies you need to throw the perfect hot tub party! Manchester based Tubs and Tents Party offer hot tub rental that is perfect for up to 7 people to […]

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Cutting Through the Jargon – 95% mortgage scheme

The Government-backed 95% mortgage scheme will help first-time buyers or current homeowners secure a mortgage with just a 5% deposit. This is part of an initiative to encourage ‘Generation Rent’ to become ‘Generation Buy’ and make homeownership a reality without the burden of raising a large deposit. The scheme will be available to lenders such […]

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Five minutes with… Jeff Glaister from Range Heating.

Supporting local businesses is really important to us. If you’re selling your home with us and need boiler maintenance or a replacement, we always recommend Range Heating in South Manchester. We caught up with Jeff Glaister from Range Heating who has unbelievable knowledge and an awesome business! Tell us a bit about Range Heating I […]

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What are Manchester buyers looking for?

A lot has changed over the last year, including how we live in and use our homes. Many of us have had to make space to work from home and make room for our new hobbies – where have you put your DJ decks?   Although there has been a lot of change in the […]

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Stamp Duty

Some 80 per cent of the property market will remain free of stamp duty for first-time buyers, even after the current holiday extension finally ends. While all house purchases have no SDLT up to £500,000, this will remain in place for first-time buyers purchasing up to £300,000 beyond September, when the holiday phases out completely. […]

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Longford Park – Flower beds..

First, thanks to everyone who responded wanting to get involved. We will get back to you individually over the next few days.  We wanted to wait until there was some news to share and a timeframe for us to work towards. The Friends of John Leigh Park introduced me to a gardener who worked for […]

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Home movers have a spring in their step, says the Halifax..

The extension of the stamp duty holiday put a “spring in the step” of home movers in March, according to the UK’s biggest mortgage lender. The Halifax, part of Lloyds Banking Group, said there was “something of a resurgence” in the UK housing market in March. Extensions to stamp duty holidays in England, Northern Ireland […]

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Five minutes with… Joe from Toft Cricket Club..

Supporting small businesses and local communities is really important to us here at JP & Brimelow. We are so happy to sponsor Toft Cricket Club to bring lasting benefits to our local area and help the club spring back from the pandemic. We chatted to Joe Stanley from Toft Cricket Club to find out what […]

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Easter OPENING hours..

Take a look at our opening hours this weekend… Have a lovely break…