November 13, 2018

Peter Buckingham highlights barriers to lending for unusual properties

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This month, Peter Buckingham, Head of Sales at Andrew Granger & Co’s Market Harborough office contributes to an article on industry website www.thenegotiator.co.uk about the difficulties that can occur when trying to secure finance for unusual properties. Departing from tradition The popularity of property-based TV shows like Grand Designs and Property Ladder over the last […]

November 12, 2018

Andrew Granger & Co shortlisted for national agent of the year award

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We’re thrilled to announce that Andrew Granger & Co have been shortlisted for two awards in the prestigious Negotiator awards which take place on Friday 30th November at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane. The high profile awards we’ve been shortlisted for are Estate Agency of the Year (2-5 branches) and Best Estate […]

September 17, 2018

Andrew Granger & Co commended for ‘great local knowledge and a high standard of customer service’

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At Andrew Granger & Co we aim to offer our landlords the highest levels of service so we are always delighted to hear from happy customers. Here Mark, who has several rental properties in Market Harborough, explains his experience of working with our lettings department. “My properties have never been empty since letting them with […]

August 25, 2018

Come and see us at the Leicestershire County Show

As usual, the Andrew Granger & Co team will be at the annual Leicestershire County Show over August bank holiday weekend. The event gives us the opportunity to see some familiar face who might have made the move with us recently as well as answer questions and queries any movers-to-be might have. If you’re attending […]

July 10, 2018

Market Harborough’s lettings team achieve trio of ARLA qualifications

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Three members of the lettings team at Andrew Granger’s Market Harborough office are celebrating passing their final exams to earn an important professional qualification from the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA). Senior lettings administrator Andrew Peacock and Roisin Foster and Conor Jackson who are both senior lettings negotiators have gained the ARLA Propertymark qualification.  […]

July 6, 2018

Why farmland owners must get planning permission before selling

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Farmland is continuing its upwards trajectory in value. With a widely reported housing shortage and pressures on councils and developers to do something about it, there perhaps hasn’t been a better time to sell farmland. In Leicestershire, council bosses have been told that 150,000 new homes need to be built in Leicestershire by 2050. Some […]

November 10, 2017

180,000 extra homes to come to Leicestershire by 2050

180,000 extra homes to come to Leicestershire by 2050

Leicestershire’s population is continuing to increase and it is now estimated that over one million live in the county. Figures released by the city council project found that in Leicester, the population is expected to grow by 12 per cent over the next decade-and-a-half. To meet future housing demand, officials have suggested that more than […]

October 31, 2017

How to choose the right lettings agent

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It is common for landlords to use a letting agent in some capacity. Regardless of if it is for a single rental property or a large portfolio, an experienced letting agency can prove invaluable to making a success of your lettings. Finding tenants is perhaps what we are known for most, but the better agents […]

October 24, 2017

Andrew Granger & Co named best residential sales agency in Market Harborough

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The largest mystery shopping review ever undertaken by the property industry has ranked our Market Harborough branch in the UK’s top five per cent for residential sales! The study The Best Estate Agent Guide, published in September, uses points scored during data analysis and mystery shopping exercises to identify the best agency branches in the […]

October 10, 2017

Saying goodbye to our longest serving employee

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Andrew Granger & Co colleagues gathered in Market Harborough on Wednesday 20th September to raise a toast to Margaret, our longest serving employee who has announced her retirement after a staggering 28 years. Estate Agency employee since 1989 Margaret was one of the original seven employees that worked at St Mary’s Road when we first […]