Monthly Archives: September 2010

The things estate agents say…

By Nick Taylor of Hadley Taylor in Norwich If you’ve ever heard an estate agent say “I’ll only put your offer forward if you come into our office to see our mortgage adviser,” or “I’ll make sure your offer is … Continue reading

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Is the Data Protection Act being used as a smokescreen?

By Mike White of Martin & Co lettings in Norwich  The Government organisation that polices the Data Protection and Consumer Privacy laws, The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is concerned that many lettings agents are failing to notify the privacy watchdog … Continue reading

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Launch of ‘Pre-Offer Survey’ Ensures UK Homebuyers Will Never Again Overpay for a Property

In a first for the UK property market, The Buying Agents are offering its customers a ‘Pre-Offer Survey’, which is a survey carried out by a RICS-qualified surveyor before the prospective buyer even makes an offer. The Pre-Offer survey (prepared … Continue reading

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Caroline’s Blog

By Caroline Culot, property correspondent Welcome to my new blog! I am going to be writing a regular blog with my own comment on the market and what’s happening in property. However, first a bit about me! If you don’t … Continue reading

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NDAEA news

By Nick Eley, chairman of the Norwich & District Association of Estate Agents I am sure many of you have picked up on the recent reports regarding the property market and in particular the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors … Continue reading

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What lives your house?

 By Frank Davey of Allman Woodcock in Norwich It’s not just your partner and children who might  live with you, we give house-space to various visitors, but they are not always your relations or paying guests.   However, apart from the … Continue reading

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Is your house falling down?!

By Philip Macdonald, managing director of Abbotts Sarah Beeny’s new programme, ‘Help! My House is Falling Down’ made entertaining viewing for many people. Can home owners really allow their properties to get into this state? Well, I’m afraid, it wasn’t … Continue reading

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