New home in Portchester?

Do you love the village but don’t want an older home? We have been asked to find a new owner for a modern 3 bedroom house in Pewit View. These homes were built only 3 years ago so have the most efficient heating systems and insulation as well as high performance double glazing. Mod cons The kitchen has built in appliances and space for a big fridge freezer, the washing machine is in the understairs Read more…

Noon Sold Board outside a house
How to sell your house

Do I need a For Sale board?

Yes, you do need a for sale board. Why? It’s an important way to tell people that your property is for sale. Think about who drives or walks past your house every day. Who might see it the board and tell a friend about your house being for sale? Even if you live on a quiet street, your neighbours might know someone who wants to live where they do and they’ll pick up the phone Read more…

How to sell your house

Is Rightmove an estate agent?

Is Rightmove an estate agent? Back in the old days, estate agents advertised properties in the local paper. You could only see what was for sale once a week and the pictures of properties were very small and the text was even smaller. Here’s a blast from the past. It’s from The News Wednesday March 10th 2004 You knew that The News wasn’t an estate agent and Rightmove isn’t an estate agent either. Rightmove was Read more…

estate agent portchester
How to sell your house

Should I find a house I love first, then put my house on the market?

If you live in a house or flat and want to buy another property, usually you need to sell the one you live in. The question is, do you put your house on the market before you start looking or do you start looking and then put your house on the market? We say put it on the market and find a buyer creating part of a chain. If you don’t, someone else who has Read more…