Will house prices keep rising, and is it a good time to move?

The housing market heatwave across Great Britain continues this month, as temperatures soar up and down the country. Property portal Rightmove reports that asking prices have hit a record-high for the sixth month in a row, rising by 0.4% (+£1,354) to £369,968. In London, the average is now £692,828. You can find out the value... View...

3 Myths About High Street Agents

  Whether you’re buying or selling a property, there are some myths about High Street Estate Agents you’re likely to have heard. We’ve come across them all in our time. In this post we thought we’d take a look at the 3 myths about Estate Agents that are most common and explain why here at... View...

New instant online valuation tool launched!

David James have launched an instant online valuation tool which you can now access from our website and on our facebook page. You will find the link at www.david-james.com emblazoned across the home page in a yellow band, whilst you can also take advantage of the service by clicking on the ‘Book Now’ button on facebook. The tool... View...

Selling Your Home in Winter

When Winter comes, many believe that the property market gradually becomes quieter in the wind down to Christmas. With Rightmove still receiving massive amounts of traffic on a daily basis, it’s safe to say that now is as good as time as any to consider selling and/or buying! Take a look at this article from the Daily... View...

Moving Day Preparations

So you’ve sold your home and ready to make the transition to your new home. Instead of letting it all pile up, it pays to be mindful and patient as these are your final days to ensure all goes smoothly. David James have initiated more relocations than we can remember but they all have the... View...

Moving with Pets

Relocation is often said to be one of the most stress inducing life events we commonly have to undertake but with a good helping hand and a little methodical thinking, proceedings can be greatly relieved. Here at David James, we thought we’d take the time to think of the furry friends which may be accompanying... View...

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... View...