Category: Sales

Property Ladder

Property Ladder

"Property Moves" Property Ladder During the boom years, if you were minded to move house you simply got on and did so!   Any delay in moving up in a rising market could prove expensive.  This was because the property you were buying would inevitably have appreciated more in cash terms than the one you were selling.

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House move for Christmas

House move for Christmas

"A House Move for Christmas" A New Home for Christmas? Are you one of those people thinking about moving at this time of year who would naturally prefer to be in their new home in time for Christmas? Not only does a house really become a home at that time of year, but with most people taking one or two weeks off work, there’s plenty of time to either enjoy your new surroundings, or put in some hard DIY home improvement graft (in between the mince pies, of course!).

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Property Design on a Budget

Property Design on a Budget

"Property Design" Design on a Budget The better your home is presented, the greater are your chances of securing an early sale.  However, during uncertain times it can be difficult to justify engaging an interior designer in the hope that your property and its value will be transformed.

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Private Property Sale

Private Property Sale

"Private Property Sale" Have you ever considered selling your house yourself? On the surface it might seem reasonable to consider selling your house yourself, yet only the smallest minority of people attempt to do so, even in the face of so-called “DIY online” estate agency platform, usually with disappointing results.

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Property Experience

Property Experience

"Need an Estate Agent?" Property Experience Which of the many factors do YOU take into account when choosing the 'right' estate agent to sell your property?  Whilst the first one that comes to your mind may revolve around price and fees, most people tend to choose more intelligently than this.

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Pre-Marketing Your Property

Pre-Marketing Your Property

"Pre-Marketing your Property" Property Exposure We believe there is a strong argument for creating maximum exposure for a property during its time on the market.  We spend much of our effort and resources achieving the right exposure in the right places.

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Accidental Landlord

Accidental Landlord

"Landlord Tribes" Accidental Landlord The archetypal multi-property “professional” Landlord probably only accounts for about 50% of all Landlords.  Here, we look at the Accidental Landlord.  The rest come in all shapes and sizes: The “Pension” Landlord The “Parent” Landlord The “Inheritance” Landlord The Accidental Landlord The Accidental Landlord is a homeowner who would ideally have sold, but has decided to rent the property out instead.

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Questions for Estate Agents

Questions for Estate Agents

"Selling your Property" Questions for Estate Agents Are you thinking of selling your property and putting it on the market?  In this article, I'm going to suggest how to go about choosing your Estate Agent.

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Home & Property Staging

Home & Property Staging

"Home & Property Staging" Picture Perfect Property Callaways' Home & Property Staging Service provides a styling service for sellers in Brighton & Hove.  It is a simple but effective way of presenting a property at its best.

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Celebrating our Independence

Celebrating our Independence

"Independence" Celebrating Independence On 4 July each year Americans go to town on celebrating their national pride on Independence Day.  Here at Callaways, we're no strangers to celebrating independence ourselves! Independence is a wonderful thing – whatever your views on Brexit/Trump etc! As independent estate and letting agents we experience daily what it is to be free of the constraints of corporate governance, but we have our own.

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