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But does this mean that the market has peaked?

Not by a long shot. In fact, we think that the Chorlton and Old Trafford property market has a lot of steam left in it. The reason is simple; every market is underpinned by supply and demand. Here the supply is made up of a very high-quality housing stock, with a manageable amount of new […]

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The latest data shows it’s full steam ahead in the local property market..

What a year it’s been for the Chorlton and Old Trafford property market so far. The amount of positive sentiment we’re picking up from buyers and sellers who visit the branch every day confirms that this part of the country is better insulated from the cold spell being experienced in some other parts of the […]

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Homebuilder Galliford rejects £950m Bovis bid..

Construction firm Bovis offered to pay £950m to buy rival Galliford Try’s home building business but was rejected, it has emerged. Galliford said the offer was too cheap and that it remained confident in its long-term prospects after rejecting the bid. Bovis said the two companies were no longer in discussions. Two years ago Galliford […]

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North-South divide in house prices..

A North-South divide has opened up when comparing house prices, according to official figures. Property values fell by 1.9% in London in the year to March, but rose by 3.6% in Yorkshire and Humberside, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. House prices in Scotland recorded a 3.3% increase over the same period, the data […]

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Understanding and delivering value..

When it comes to building a successful Land & New Homes business, fostering trusted relationships goes hand-in-hand with demonstrating expert insight. We explore what estate agents can do to deliver a service that will be utilised and appreciated by developers. Whereas many other industries have been hit hard by the rise of the internet, estate […]

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Line of Duty finale draws biggest audience of 2019 so far..

More than nine million viewers tuned into the final episode of Line of Duty on Sunday, giving it the biggest overnight audience of 2019 so far. The tense conclusion to the BBC One drama’s fifth series attracted an average audience of 9.1 million, according to overnight figures. Charlotte Moore, the BBC’s director of content, said […]

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Flats vs houses; which property type performs better in our area?

On the face of it, the answer to this question may seem like a simple one. Larger properties tend to see greater capital appreciation than their smaller counterparts, so the answer is houses right? Well not always. Property markets each have their own unique characteristics and in some, flats are a rarity which means they’re […]

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Manchester and District Golf Alliance..

18 Hole Scratch Championship at Withington Golf Club WITHINGTON Golf Club were fine hosts for the Manchester Alliance 18 Hole Strokeplay Championship with sunny weather and a strong breeze testing out some of the region’s top players on a firm course in excellent condition. It was a day to remember for Alliance legend Tim Maxwell, […]

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Whalley Range Tennis Club..

Useful information about the tennis club. Coaching Block Days: Monday, Wednesday and Saturdays. Junior coaching is from 5.10pm to 6.10pm Mondays & Wednesdays and Saturdays mornings from 9.15am. There are different age groups that we cater for from 5-8 year old’s to 11-16 year old’s. Adult Coaching is from 6.10pm to 8pm on Mondays with […]

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When should you start mowing your lawn?

Watching an untidy lawn get out of control over the winter can be quite frustrating – especially if you have spent hours over the summer pruning the rose bushes and trimming your garden. And whie British winters tend to be a damp and rather cold affair we are treated sometimes to the odd day of sunshine, giving […]