Have you ever wondered why some homes get multiple offers, while others struggle to get even one?
It’s rarely down to chance.
There’s no such thing as an unsellable home, and every property in every price range has the capacity to generate high levels of interest. Marketing is certainly a factor, but getting the highest possible price comes down to the partnership between you and your estate agent.
Continue reading FPTV (EP 62) HOT PROPERTY: How to Achieve the Very Best Price for Your Home in Fife (Watch/read/listen)
Some questions in life are unavoidable. Aside from whether the chicken or the egg came first? At some point along the line you’ll begin to wonder if your home can evolve with you, or if it’s time to say goodbye and find somewhere new.
Continue reading FPTV (EP 58) MOVE OR IMPROVE: Should You Sell Your Fife Home or Stay and Extend? (Watch/read/listen)
With Rightmove announcing a national drop of 0.3% in average asking prices in August, some are asking if the steam has been let out of the property market. Yet with the gains we have seen in the last 12 months, is this just a minor bump in the road? Alarm bells normally ring when new homeowners coming to the market for the first time are having to lower their initial asking price when compared to the market as a whole.
Continue reading Fife Homes Asking Prices Up 5% (3 min read)
Despite the strongest market in a decade with property selling faster than ever, there are still homes in Fife that have not sold.
If you’ve been on the market for some time, you could be wondering why on earth you don’t have a buyer when demand is so high. With a backdrop of record-breaking prices, selling speeds and low supply, it’s far easier for an agent to make a sale than to fail, so why is your home not under offer?
Continue reading FPTV (EP 54) STRUGGLING TO SELL in FIFE: Is It Your Price, Or Is It Something Else? (Watch/read/listen)
Whether you are a Fife homeowner, first-time buyer or landlord; the last 15 months has been a roller coaster ride when it comes to the Fife property market.
Continue reading How Many Days Does It Take to Sell a Fife Home? (3 min read)
Have you ever drunk a smoothie? They’re wonderfully delicious, but it can be challenging to identify each individual flavour when strawberry, spinach, ginger, honey and turmeric are all vying for your attention.
House hunting can be a bit like that. Evenings and weekends full of viewings and meeting estate agents can make homes begin to blur as the numbers mount up, and recalling all the different rooms can be an impossible task.
Continue reading FPTV (EP 52) MAGIC MOMENTS: Make Your Home an Unforgettable Viewing Experience in Fife (Watch/read/listen)
The semi-detached house – the icon of middle-class aspiration, the pinnacle of liberalism yet at the same time compromised individuality, the ‘semi’ as it is colloquially termed is, for many Fife homeowners, the highpoint of modern domestic bliss. Continue reading Fife’s Love (and Hate) Affair with the Semi-Detached House (Watch/read/listen)
Most moves have a lot riding on them, and, if you’re thinking of selling your home, there’s probably a good reason behind it.
Perhaps you’re moving in with a partner, expanding your family, relocating for work, thinking about schools, considering downsizing, or simply moving to your ultimate dream location.
None of these are small events. They’re pivotal life moments filled with anticipation, and when the next chapter of your life depends on the sale of your home, it can be an emotional time.
I believe that estate agents have a unique role to play in making your move an enjoyable and exciting experience. Because moving is exciting, and it can absolutely be enjoyable.
In that spirit, let’s look at what you can plan for and what to be prepared for so you can keep a level head at every stage of selling your home.
Continue reading FFPTV (EP 50) SMOOTH MOVES: Eliminate the Stress When Selling Your Home in Fife (Watch/read/listen)
Potential is a magic word in property, and no wonder.
As our home lives continue to evolve, we’re examining every corner for how it can offer us more. Could the layout be more sociable? Can we create a workspace? Is there scope to add more bedrooms? How can we increase the levels of luxury and light?
Continue reading FP TV (EP 41) HIDDEN POTENTIAL: Using the Untapped Value of Your Home for Selling Points in Fife (watch/read/listen)