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Brochures, details and particulars


Way back in the olden days, estate agents would offer a double-sided A4 sheet of typed information to market a property, complete with two or three stuck-on photographs measuring 3.5” x 5”.  These were referred to as ‘particulars’ or sometimes ‘details’. But that was then, and this is now.  If your agent is doing a…

Dress to Impress


Dress your home to impress your viewers When your house is for sale, it’s exciting to get a viewing booked. After all, that viewer could become a buyer! It’s important then to make sure your house is looking its absolute best, and dressed to impress, so we’ve created a three-step guide to make it easy…

Do your photographs give too much away?


Spring is such a lovely time of year.  Many of the homes we work with at Smith & Co. are rural or village homes, surrounded by fields and woodland, and look absolutely beautiful at this time of year.  We love how the flowers count down the weeks until summer too, starting with the snowdrops, then…

How to choose the right estate agent to sell your home


So you’ve boxed up a whole load of clutter, you’ve fixed that annoying dripping tap and buffed and polished your home. Well done! Now comes what for some sellers feels like a really challenging task: choosing your estate agent. Most sellers invite three estate agents to give them an expert valuation, and discuss marketing approach….