B2 – Should you look before you sell?

Should you look before you sell?

Or sell before you look? When you think about moving house, do you worry about finding a home even better than yours? You’re not alone. Many of our Wainwrights clients feel the same way. And a really common question we get is, “Should we find first, or sell first?” It’s a great question, and we’re…Read More→

Picture by Steven Barber

Coming home

Houses are composed of bricks and mortar, and are described in square feet and pound signs.  Homes are full of future dreams and hopes, of family Christmases, and special birthdays; of engagement proposals, football failures and trophies, niggling arguments and comforting hugs.  They are made up of your life. When the time comes that your home no longer…Read More→

How to style your home for sale

How to Style your home for sale

Have you visited a show home recently? They are professionally and expertly designed to look as spacial and luxurious as possible. Home stylists are expertly trained to know exactly what furniture, accessories and lighting to use and where to place them. When you’re selling your home, show homes are one of the best places to…Read More→

Don’t drop your asking price

Don’t drop your asking price

Selling a home can be really exciting when you’re getting viewings and offers. But when things go quiet and you find yourself trying to remember when your last viewing was, it can be disheartening. If you ask your estate agent for their advice to improve the interest in your home, they’ll almost always suggest a…Read More→

Do brochures sell homes 2

Do Brochures Sell Homes?

Some of us can remember what property ‘particulars’ (brochures) looked like, way back in the olden days: a double-sided A4 sheet of typed information, complete with two or three stuck-on photographs measuring 3.5” x 5”.  If the agent had run out of these mini photographs, they would simply photocopy the pages at the local newsagent,…Read More→