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 […]

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 […]

November 26, 2015

Jenna Graduates with Estate management Degree

Recently appointed member of the Andrew Granger & Co. team, Jenna Mullan, has just graduated with a distance learning degree in estate management with Reading University  Jenna, from Oakham, has graduated with flying colours and has now embarked on a two-year programme of qualification with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Based at our […]

November 5, 2015

Clients entertained at refurbished office

A classical guitarist entertained around 50 guests at an open evening to celebrate the refurbishment of our Market Harborough offices. Clients from our lettings, sales and planning departments in Market Harborough were invited to the event at our High Street offices. Jill Griffiths, a director of the company and head of lettings in Market Harborough, […]

October 28, 2015

Horse riders, cyclists and walkers saddle up to support local heritage

Supporting local heritage in Leicetershire   Last month Leicester’s Ride + Stride returned for its 26th year and we were once again proud sponsors of the event. The cycling, horse-riding and walking event brought together 400 churches, chapels and religious sites across Leicestershire and was a real celebration of Leicestershire heritage. All money raised during […]