Emsleys Blog

  • How much is my property worth?

    How much is my property worth?

    Looking to sell your home? Try our free online valuation tool for an instant valuation of your property. This will provide a good starting point for how much your home is worth. The guide given is an indication of what your property is… Read More

  • Racing for victory: Emsleys' fundraising success

    Racing for victory: Emsleys' fundraising success

    Emsleys’ Charity Committee hosted its annual charity race night last month, raising over £740 for St Gemma’s Hospice. Horses such as 'Fish & Chips', 'Milky Way' and 'Ant & Dec' galloped to the finish line in a simulated night at… Read More

  • Property valuations: How to prepare for photography

    Property valuations: How to prepare for photography

    When your home goes on the property market, you will want to ensure it looks at its best so that buyers can see its full potential. Directors Jared Thomas and Helen Jolly have developed a list of tips for preparing for property… Read More

  • Moving house?: A seller’s checklist

    Moving house?: A seller’s checklist

    If you’re selling your home, Director Jared Thomas has put together a checklist of everything you need to consider throughout the process:        Choose an estate agent you can trust. Your property is likely your most valuable asset, so… Read More

  • What does the interest rate rise mean for buyers?

    What does the interest rate rise mean for buyers?

    On Thursday 2 November, the Bank of England raised interest rates for the first time in over ten years. The base rate has been increased from 0.25% to 0.5%, with the lift meaning interest has returned to the same rate before Brexit.… Read More

  • Popular online estate agent exposed

    Popular online estate agent exposed

    Last night the BBC series Watchdog exposed online estate agent Purplebricks’ misleading claims. The programme revealed that six Purplebricks adverts have been banned by the ASA in the last 18 months as they were “likely to mislead”.… Read More

  • Pest Control: Ants

    Pest Control: Ants

    At this time of the year, many of us see ants in the garden and in the house; this is especially true if you have a large garden or are lucky enough to have open fields behind your home. It is worth keeping in mind that whilst ants can be a… Read More