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Four reasons to get your home ready to sell before Christmas…

Are you thinking of selling your home in the new year, but planning to wait until January? Sellers often wait until well after Christmas to get their home on the market, but estate agents are reporting that more people are getting a head-start on 2022 by preparing to sell now. In fact, on Rightmove last […]

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Markers Market in Chorlton…

Make sure you visit the @_makersmarket on Saturday 20th November in #Chorlton. You will find a fantastic selection of stalls! Everything from arts and crafts to food, there’s something for everyone so don’t miss out! We LOVE all the independent and creative people! #christmasgifts One to keep an eye out for is Abbey Lou Studio… […]

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Steranko in West Didsbury…

Whether we like it or not.. It’s only 5 weeks till the big day. So, it’s definitely time to start thinking about what they might like for Christmas. We’ve got a veritable plethora of gifts, big & small, for him and her ranging from fluffy slippers for the ladies to wooly jumpers for him. Steranko sells a variety of brands you’re not likely to have heard of, […]

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JP & Brimelow Chorlton & Didsbury Ltd receives national recognition at the EA Masters 2022…

JP & Brimelow Chorlton & Didsbury Ltd has attained the high standards necessary to be awarded with the property industry’s most prestigious mark of excellence. On Wednesday 3rd October, 1,500 of the leading estate and letting agents and suppliers from across the UK gathered for the biggest estate agency event in the country, where the […]

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The Sunday Times have released a list of “the areas hipsters are flocking to” in the UK…

Stretford – which was named one of the ‘six coolest neighbourhoods to invest in now’ by The Sunday Times this weekend, an area that they say “hipsters are flocking to.” I wouldn’t say that ‘hipsters’ are flocking to Stretford, but there’s set to be some serious investment in the area, which is long overdue, thanks to Bruntwood Works and Trafford Council’s multi-million pound […]

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Euromillions results: UK’s biggest-ever lottery jackpot rolls over…

A record Euromillions jackpot will roll over after no ticket holder won in Tuesday’s draw. But the £184m prize will not be added to for the next draw on Friday as it has reached its maximum level. The previous largest UK prize was in 2019 when an anonymous ticket-holder won the £170m Euromillions jackpot. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-58879919

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Shoppers start to use new £100 contactless payment limit…

The spending limit on each use of a contactless card has now risen from £45 to £100 – but not every shop will accept the new payment threshold. Retailers say it could take months to update terminals before every shopper can spend up to £100, without the need to enter a four-digit Pin. The move […]

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Energy boost…

As autumn approaches and the conversation in many households turns to extra layers versus heating on, boosting your homes EPC rating may well keep you warm and help boost your sale price. Source: Dataloft, Land Registry, MHCLG

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Get a mortgage in principle if you’re a first-time buyer…

If you’re looking to buy a first home, but you haven’t got a mortgage agreed in principle yet, you’ll save valuable time by starting this process now. The first two things a sellers’ estate agent will ask is to provide confirmation from a lender that you are able to apply for a mortgage to cover […]

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Get a sale agreed on your current home before you buy…

If you’re going to be selling your home in order to move, the best advice from estate agents is to put your home on the market now. Many sellers are choosing buyers with sales already agreed. Start your journey with Eddie & Ryan on 0161 882 2233 here at the Chorlton & Didsbury office. https://www.rightmove.co.uk/news/articles/property-news/how-to-become-power-buyer/