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October 2017 Market Comment

David Edwards, Managing Director, John Smale and Co. In amongst all the events on the world stage at the moment, here’s an insight into what’s been happening in our nice little shire of North Devon with regards to the property market. In a nutshell it is all a little bit random! There is certainly some caution around at the moment but mainly from the sellers, who seem to be reluctant at the...

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Lettings Mid Term Article

Lettings News Update Article. Recently we have seen a number of rents increase in the rental market as supply of property in the rental sector becomes limited. It would appear that with the changes in legislation, 3% stamp duty surcharge, less favourable tax relief for landlords and mortgage interest payments; this has all discouraged some landlords and has made the decision for them to sell. As...

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British Property Awards Success 2017!

‘We Won’ and are pleased to be awarded the Best Agent!   We were proud to attend the British Property Awards presentation in London on Saturday 16th September 2017 and celebrate our success.   If you need successful assistance with your property, whether it’s Sales, Lettings or Commercial please get in touch.  

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September 2017 Market Comment

Market Comment from David Edwards, Managing Director. Well, that’s the end of the summer and even Autumn, we seem to have moved straight into winter! Maybe by the time you read this article the weather will have improved and the above will be wrong, let’s hope it is wrong! Certainly for the property market it has been an odd summer, a quiet Spring and early Summer due to election fiascos,...

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Proudly Sponsoring Barnstaple Carnival 2017

We are proudly sponsoring the Barnstaple Carnival 2017, Saturday 16th September. The best of wishes for everyone involved in Saturdays event and fingers crossed for some sunshine! For more event details visit: http://www.barnstaplecarnival.org.uk/  

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August 2017 Market Comment

Market Comment from David Edwards, Managing Director.  It seems the market is unsure which way to go, June was a buoyant month as a bounce back after the election was witnessed with the number of sales agreed per branch increasing from May to June. July was a bit quieter as we started to lead into the summer holiday season. This seems to be the same story nationally with the NAEA reporting that...

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The North Devon Show 2017 - Proud Sponsors

The North Devon Show is set for Wednesday 2nd August 2017. We are pleased this year to be able to sponsor the show boards that are up around the county on hedgerows and properties. If you have time a visit to the show is a worthwhile trip! Enjoy the show.  

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Market Comment July 2017

Market Comment from David Edwards, Managing Director:- Since my last article clients have been asking how it is all going since the aftermath of the election. Unfortunately I cannot report that there has been a surge in recent activity, probably as we enter into the summer holiday phase. The market is holding back for now as vendors decide not to sell and sit tight until the mist clears. However...

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Market Comment June 2017 - Nick Churton, Mayfair Office

'The Sorting Hat!' Nick Churton of the Mayfair Office gives some timely property buying advice now that the general election is over. Many of us know about the Sorting Hat at J K Rowling's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. When a new student puts on the hat it tells him or her to which of the four houses - Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin - they are most suited. Well a...

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Successful Scrumptious Trail Charity Event

Our 'Super Smales Snails' team enjoyed the Croyde Scrumptious Trail on Sunday 4th June in aid of the Over and Above Hospital Charity. It was a great day as 'superhereos' raising money for the amazing charity with lots of yummy food stops along the way!   

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