December 1, 2016

Join us for our Christmas fundraiser

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On Friday December 16th our Market Harborough estate agency will be opening their doors to welcome residents and local businesses to raise money for Save the Children charity. What to expect The Andrew Granger & Co office, based on 52 High Street, will be taking part in Christmas Jumper Day. As well as wearing their […]

November 29, 2016

Welcoming our new (and returning) sales manager

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Andrew Granger & Co are pleased to announce that Yvonne Kitchen has returned to our estate agency as sales manager. Yvonne worked at our Leicester estate agency a few years ago and has now returned, but will this time be based at our Market Harborough branch. As sales manager, she will oversee the general running […]

November 25, 2016

Giving a Christmas surprise to the Harborough Scout Group

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We’re pleased to announce that we have sponsored 1st Welland Valley Scout Group’s new Santa sleigh which will visit villages around Harborough district. The new scouting group, formed just over a year ago, has been keen to set up a Christmas Sleigh to tour the villages during December.  Within the group they had the skills […]

November 20, 2016

Help selling your property in the winter

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It is a general rule of thumb that spring and summer are the best times to sell your home. In recent years, as demand for property has increased, this practise has become far from the truth – the housing market is now fruitful all year round. In fact, the winter market can even lead to […]

November 18, 2016

Taking the second step on the housing ladder

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A lot has been said in recent months about persons trying to get into the housing market, but what about those who are already in it? How are they currently behaving in the market? Second-steppers are very important in the property market. It is the first time that they will be moving from their starter […]

November 13, 2016

Top tips for first time buyers

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So, you’re thinking of getting on the property ladder. It can seem a daunting task, but in truth, it doesn’t have to be. If you prepare right and know what to expect it can be an easy and hassle-free move. Here are our top tips for first time buyers in Leicestershire: Save a deposit For […]

November 7, 2016

What is important to residential buyers?

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Sellers of property are constantly trying to second-guess what buyers are looking for and what improvements and alterations they should make to their home. For that reason, research on trends and desires in buyers’ decision making is extremely valuable. Home Quality Mark (HQM) has recently analysed how behaviour has changed through the decades – buyers’ […]

November 2, 2016

Our team is lettings team is expanding to meet demand

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We’re pleased to announce that our estate agency on Market Harborough’s High Street has appointed two new members of staff to join their busy lettings department. The new appointments have been made to meet the growing demand for rental property in the Leicestershire region. Anna Eldridge and Conor Jackson joined us in September and October […]

October 28, 2016

Asking prices are up but are sellers being too optimistic?

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Asking prices for residential property in the UK increased 0.7 per cent in September – but the latest report also suggested that sellers could be valuing their property too highly. The increase was led by the East of England (1.1 per cent), the South East and the East Midlands (both one per cent). The East […]

October 20, 2016

Does Market Harborough have Britain’s best high street?

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We’re thrilled to hear the news that Market Harborough has been named as one of the country’s best high streets in the third annual Great British High Street competition. Market Harborough high street has been shortlisted alongside Bridgenorth and Hinckley as the top three Large Market Towns. This Large Market Town category has strong competition, […]