February 2014

Jargon Buster

Jargon Buster

Some of the terminology involved when selling or buying a home can be very confusing – for this reason, we’ve compiled a list to help. At David James, we try to keep it as simple as possible for you. However, you may hear a word or two every now and again which might throw you…

David James kick off 2014 with stunning January sales!

David James kick off 2014 with stunning January sales!

Year-on-year sales have increased by 260% and this looks to be the start of an extremely busy year for the housing market as a whole as well as for the company individually. Not only are we seeing more sales being agreed but the spread of properties selling is across the whole of the housing market…

Help-to-Buy Scheme

Help-to-Buy Scheme

Let’s face it – for many people, getting together a £20,000+ house deposit is near impossible. For this reason, many people who want to own their own property are being forced to move into rented accommodation against their will where they feel can only settle down to a certain extent. For this reason, the government…

How to Prepare Your Property for Marketing and Viewings

How to Prepare Your Property for Marketing and Viewings

Preparing your property for sale can be a very stressful (and expensive) ordeal. Whether photographs are being taken for marketing or a potential buyer is visiting to take a look round, the appearance of your home and the first impression it gives is vital. Here are a few tips to help you prepare… Complete re-decoration…