News

6th December 2012

Chalfont St Peter Xmas Fun Night

The Chalfont St Peter Christmas Fun Night 2012 will take place in the village on the evening of 7th December between 6pm and 8.30pm. Any profits will be distributed to local good causes.  Attractions include: Late night shopping - Forty stalls - Kiddies funfair - Carol singing - Chalfont Wind Band - Chalfont St Peter Parish Church will be holding their Xmas Fayre in the Church Hall and there will...

2nd October 2012

Rightmove Statistics

Rightmove is by far and away the number 1 property portal in the UK, with a constant stream of visitors to the site night and day. Place maximise the numbers of leads generated for each of the properties we market (and therefore going on to buy that property) by keeping it fresh in buyer's minds.  The figures speak for themselves: in our area we are the number one agent out of...

21st September 2012

Fabulous Finishes

Tammara Mattingly offers a variety of polished plaster finishes and faux painted finishes that bring a opulence and uniqueness to your home or business. She has a passion for furniture and offers a variety of bespoke hand painted finishes for furniture which enables her to revamp and bring new life back in to beloved favourite furniture pieces. She also paints kitchen units and fitted wardrobes to bring them more up...

29th August 2012

Are you having trouble selling your property?

Are you having trouble selling a property? An IQ Glassroom could be just the edge it needs to gain momentum. IQ Glass are the leading architectural glazing company specialising in high specification glazing for the residential market and have a large portfolio of completed residential extensions, improving living space and comfort as well as being visually tempting. Both a house on the market or a new purchase can benefit from the added living...

27th June 2012

Best Place for Mortgages

Where’s the best Place for my mortgage? Are you buying your next home, looking to invest in property or want to remortgage? Whichever option applies to you, the chances are you’ll need a mortgage for it. Finding the correct mortgage can prove difficult and with hundreds of choices, it can be difficult to decide which one to apply for. The banks will not give you advice or a recommendation; they will only...

21st June 2012

Made in Britain

With the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee still fresh in our minds and London 2012 just around the corner, there’s a rousing sense of pride and patriotism in the air, so what better time to admire some of the great British designers of our time and do our best to support the new talent that is emerging. Founded by Arthur Sanderson in 1860, Sanderson is an internationally renowned brand in the field of...

15th May 2012

Place Newsletter – May 2012

As you may be aware, interiors trends follow those set by the fashion industry, very closely. Predictions are made up to two years in advance, providing an insight into the key colours, designs and material directions for the seasons ahead. Don’t think I’m suggesting that you restyle your homes at the same rate as your wardrobe; I’m a firm advocate of not being a slave to fashion, or interior trends,...

8th May 2012

One Year On ….

Innovative virtual estate agents, Place, are celebrating their first anniversary this Autumn and are also announcing plans to grow their residential lettings business. Having opened for business in 2009 Sarah Cassidy and her team have brought their distinctive pink and black branding and wide range of professional services to theSouth Bucks and surrounding area and have secured many successful deals that have left their clients and customers delighted as the growing...

8th May 2012

New Guidelines Announced by the Property Ombudsman …

'I see what causes the most complaints when people fall out with sales and letting agents and quite often it can be over simple misunderstandings,' explains Christopher Hamer, The Property Ombudsman. 'Through these Guides I am trying to help consumers be better equipped for dealing with agents and to be aware of the specific things that they should look out for and where they should perhaps ask more questions of the...

8th May 2012

Demand for Rentals at a Record High

Ian Potter, operations director at the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), said: “The market has bounced back in a way that no one could have predicted to levels of demand that have not been seen since the last century. “More than 70% of our agents have stated that consumers coming to their offices are being forced to rent because of the pressure exerted on potential home buyers. This is real...