4:53pm Thursday 11th December 2014
Bromsgrove-based property agents A Victor Powell have been boosted by the arrival of chartered surveyor Peter Chesshire.
12:00pm Tuesday 9th December 2014
The first phase of properties at CALA Homes’ Wychbury Fields development, off Kidderminster Road in Hagley, have flown out the door since the development’s launch earlier this year. Unprecedented levels of interest in the development ahead of launch led to the decision to sell the properties off plan, resulting in eight homes being sold in the last eight weeks. Just two homes remain available in the first phase of the popular development - The Halford, a generously proportioned four bedroom detached family home, priced at £475,000 and The Evesham, a stylish, bay-fronted, three bedroom detached property priced at £400,000.
11:00am Monday 8th December 2014
The stamp duty overhaul has already sparked a new flurry of housing market activity, with estate agents predicting a New Year bounce in sales.
10:00am Monday 8th December 2014
Two former outdoor children’s centres in North Wales, both owned by Midlands councils, have changed hands, sparking some amazing memories of times past.
12:00pm Saturday 6th December 2014
John Truslove, of Redditch property agents John Truslove, praised the Chancellor for announcing a full review of the structure of business rates.
10:28am Friday 5th December 2014
Estate agents have come in for quite a lot of stick over the years but perhaps perceptions are changing. Online-only estate agents love to shout about how expensive some high street agents are which has only served to highlight the service offered by those agents with more reasonable fees.
2:00pm Thursday 27th November 2014
David Jones, director of Allan Morris Estate Agents, offers some words of advice to those thinking of buying or selling property over the coming months.
3:00pm Wednesday 26th November 2014
It is CPBigwood’s pre-Christmas “sale” and already the bargain hunters are out in force.
11:00am Monday 3rd November 2014
Ian Appleby, commercial property curveyor of Stourbridge Agents, Lex Allan Commercial, provides his monthly review of the current local commercial property market and looks forward to 2015.
11:00am Saturday 1st November 2014
MORE encouraging news for Stourbridge with the RICS Commercial Market Survey for Q3 2014 reporting that the recovery in the commercial property market is becoming more balanced, with momentum building to areas outside London and across the different sectors of the market. Tenant demand in the occupier market remains firm, with the industrial sector exhibiting the strongest results. At the same time property availability appears to be contracting at the fastest pace on record, particularly in the office and industrial sectors, with the supply of offices being reduced by conversion of office space into residential. The value of incentive packages offered to tenants continues to fall for the fourth period in succession.