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Swings and Roundabouts

Peter Illingworth of Peter Illingworth Estate Agents looks at some of the many positives in the autumn property market. As we look forward to the autumn season in the 2018 property market the naysayers...

Beware of Estate Agents Bearing Gifts

Everyone, when selling a property, wants their estate agent to achieve the highest price in the shortest time for the minimum fee.  That’s human nature.  “However,” warns Peter...

The Housing Market Takes a Breather

Peter Illingworth has been taking a look at the Land Registry’s House Price Index and says, “From January to May of this year sale prices of houses in Ryedale have changed very little, but set...

The Art of Negotiation - 5

The property deal is agreed but not finalised, there is a willing buyer and a willing seller. Both sides have argued their points, compromised a bit, decided on a price and appointed solicitors. The buyer...

Avoid a Ball and Chain Contract

When instructing an estate agent it’s easy to overlook a very important part of their contract. An inexperienced seller can be beguiled by an unprofessional agent offering a tempting combination of a...

Well done Sharon

Yet another delighted client shows Sharon their appeciation for all her hard work in enabling their sale to go though smoothly.  To the right of the photograph you will see the considerable number of...

The Keys to Property Marketing

There are three essential things to consider when selling a property: the price, its promotion and your choice of estate agent.  A first class professional estate agent will be key to both the price...

A Spanner in the Works

Ask anyone who is putting their property on the market about how long the legal side of things could take once they find a buyer and most will say about eleven weeks. Oh, would that it were only eleven...

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