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Eight Ways Exeter Landlords Can Get the Best Insurance Deal

In this three-minute read, we look at how landlords can avoid getting a bad insurance deal. If you’re a landlord looking to take out insurance or renew a current policy, there are a few things you should know. ...

International Nurses Day: How People in Exeter and the wider Devon area  Can Say “Thank You”

It’s International Nurses Day next week, so we thought we’d share this brilliant quote with you: “Save one life, and you’re a hero. Save 100 lives, and you’re a nurse.” International Nurses Day is on 12th of May (the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing). It’s a chance to thank a profession that often seems forever taken for granted but one that has given so much during the pandemic. ...

Exeter Property Market Update

A monthly price surge of 3.6% has propelled new seller asking prices to a new high, with the South West average now standing at £334,807. The big jump comes as buyer demand sets another new record, chasing the lowest ever proportion of property available to buy. This is now the fastest-selling market that Rightmove has measured since their records began. ...

“What Shaw’s? “

After what seems like endless lockdown, with almost everyone drained by the restrictions we have all had to endure, one thing has become very clear: Over the last year, THE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MARKET HERE IN DEVON AND CORNWALL HAS CHANGED DRAMATICALLY AND IRREVOCABLY. ...

Our Film Crew - Helping you get 103%

Wilkinson Grant work hard to ensure the marketing of the properties on our books is second to none! We have always invested heavily in advertising in press and highlighting properties on the major portals to reach the largest pool of buyers and ensure we agree sales quickly at the best price. ...

If only – We knew how to beat the new Stamp Duty Holiday deadlines

Sellers are advised that they should get their properties on the market by the 23rd of March (exactly one year from the start of the first lockdown) if they want to make sure there are buyers to have the chance to benefit from the tapering end to the Stamp Duty ‘Holiday’ at the end of September. ...

Stamp Duty & Budget Update for Exeter Property Market

Rightmove property expert Tim Bannister said: “This three-month extension will come as a huge relief for those people who have been going through the sales process since last year and were always expecting to make use of the stamp duty savings.” ...

KEEP CALM -  SPEAK TO WILKINSON GRANT & CO

“Our advice to sellers is to get ahead of the game and come to market early, to make sure the best buyers see yours before they are spoilt for choice” ...

Lockdown living fuels Exeter homeowners’ desire to move

- Research shows that lockdown has made more than two thirds (70%) of Exeter homeowners want to move to a new property - Two fifths (43%) of Exeter homeowners will continue working from home when restrictions lift - Home working sees more than half (51%) of Exeter residents cut their commuting time, helping two thirds (62%) save more than £100 per month on commuting costs ...

If you’ve got a house to sell and you’re looking to find and secure your next home –What’s the best way of going about it?

Understandably, many people focus on the search. After all, what’s the point of going through the process of putting your house and the market and maybe the “pressure” of having a buyer when you can’t find anything to move to? Well, in our opinion, it may be better to think about what happens when you do find the house of your dreams? A good starting point is to put yourself in the shoes of the seller of that house that you want to buy, as we know buyer demand in the EX area is sti ...