February 14, 2019

Andrew Granger & Co’s Stephen Mair explores the updated NPPF in The Negotiator

House being built in UK

This month, Andrew Granger & Co’s Stephen Mair has written an article for The Negotiator, the leading monthly print publication for the estate agency industry. As a director in our planning department, an important part of Stephen’s job is to stay up-to-date with news in this sector which is constantly required to adapt according to […]

January 16, 2019

Leicestershire property prices to continue to rise in 2019

Arrow next to wooden houses showing price rise

Against a downbeat national backdrop of sluggish growth and political uncertainty throughout 2018, the East Midlands has again bucked national trends to stand out as a bright spot in terms of house price growth. The good news is that this upward trend is showing no signs of slowing down in our area. Analysts at HomeTrack […]

January 16, 2019

The East Midlands is a new million pound property hotspot

Large house for sale in Great Oxenden

Traditionally when you think of million pound homes you picture smart mansion blocks in central London or the well-heeled leafy suburbs popular with bankers such as Oxshott in Surrey and Sevenoaks in Kent. However, new figures show that the East Midlands is fast emerging as a key growth area for residential property in the exclusive […]

November 13, 2018

Peter Buckingham highlights barriers to lending for unusual properties

windmill

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 […]

October 24, 2018

End in sight for unfair new build leaseholds

First time buyers property ladder location

This October, the Communities Secretary James Brokenshire launched a government consultation aimed at ending the practice by some developers of selling houses on a leasehold rather than freehold basis in order to benefit financially from what many people judge to be excessive and unfair ground rents. What is a leasehold? Many UK flats are sold […]

October 24, 2018

Market Harborough’s lettings department wins gold at British Property Awards

Andrew Granger Market Harborough office

Once again, our lettings department has been commended for the service it offers landlords and tenants in Market Harborough, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire. The Market Harborough lettings office has been awarded gold at the British Property Awards, the only agency in the Harborough region to receive the award. As part of the judging process for the […]

December 1, 2016

Join us for our Christmas fundraiser

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 2, 2016

Our lettings team is expanding to meet demand

New staff Andrew Granger lettings team

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 […]

July 27, 2016

Andrew Granger support Ride and Stride 2016

Ride and Stride Andrew Granger

Ride and Stride in Leicester The Bishop of Leicester was joined by a group of supporters and staff from Andrew Granger Estate Agency at the official launch of Ride and Stride for Churches 2016 at St Ursula’s Chapel at Wyggestons in Leicester. Ride and Stride is an annual, national £1 million fundraising event to support […]

November 27, 2015

New qualification for equestrian property specialist

Equestrian property specialist, Ashling Toolan, a member of our rural team, has qualified as a chartered surveyor. Horse riding enthusiast Ashling passed the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Assessment of Professional Competence exam which means that all members of our rural team, based in Loughborough, Leicestershire, and led by Joint Managing Director Rupert Harrison, are […]