Posted on Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Video for Landlords explaining the draft regulations put to Parliament for Compulsory Electrical Safety Inspections and what it means for them.
Posted on Monday, January 20, 2020
In this 90 second read, we share why Monday 20 January is the calendar’s gloomiest day and how you can use as it as a springboard for better things.
Posted on Monday, January 13, 2020
In this two-minute read, we gaze into our crystal ball while doing a quick Google search, to see what homes in 2030 might look like, work like and contain.
Posted on Monday, January 6, 2020
In this 90-second read, we reveal why there’s a lot more happening in January than new diets, broken resolutions and returning to normality.
Posted on Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Rightmove predicts that the price of property coming to market in Britain will rise by 2% in 2020. Home-mover confidence and activity have been dogged by political uncertainty since the 2016 referendum. With a clear majority in the election,...
Posted on Tuesday, December 17, 2019
In this 90 second read, we announce our free giveaway of a sold-out children’s book and the difference it is making to young lives.
Posted on Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Learn how to utilise the property search portals, Rightmove, Zoopla etc to your advantage when setting your marketing price, for the sale of your property.
Posted on Monday, December 2, 2019
In this two-minute read, we unwrap the staggering statistics and reasons which make Boxing Day more than just a time for food, family and friends.
Picture the scene...
Posted on Monday, November 25, 2019
In this two-minute read, we explain why the shopping frenzy that is Black Friday has cybercriminals rubbing their hands with glee. And we reveal four ways you can protect yourself from becoming a...
Posted on Monday, November 18, 2019
In this two-minute read, we explore ways we can all reduce the amount of plastic we use this festive period. And we’ve got a cracker of an idea for you to swap bad jokes for something to...
Posted on Wednesday, November 13, 2019
In this two-minute read, we pull back the covers to see why the property market in the Bexley or Dartford Boroughs has insomnia and discover that’s no bad thing for...
Posted on Friday, November 1, 2019
In this two-minute read we look at how to help your pets stay as calm as possible during fireworks season.
So the trick and treating is over for another...
Posted on Tuesday, October 29, 2019
In this two-minute read we look at how you can avoid scary problems with your home and buildings insurance. AND the essential items people regularly forget to...
Posted on Wednesday, October 23, 2019
In this 2-minute read, we share five property maintenance jobs that can stop small issues becoming major problems.
The weather hasn’t been great these last...
Posted on Monday, October 14, 2019
In this 2-minute read, we unveil a ‘secret’ that can help people looking to buy a property for the first time and why they need to act now.
Posted on Monday, October 7, 2019
In this 2-minute read, we look at how you can protect yourself from being targeted by burglars with home security advice from a reformed burglar.
Posted on Monday, September 30, 2019
In this 2-minute read, we look at how you can give yourself the best possible chance to move into a new home in time for the new year.
Posted on Monday, September 23, 2019
The eyes of the sporting world will be on Japan over the next seven weeks as the 2019 Rugby World Cup takes place.
The tournament will be an opportunity for the land of the...
Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2019
In this two-minute read we look at IKEA’s ideas to revolutionise the way affordable homes are built in the UK.
Most homes in
Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2019
In this two-minute read, we look at ways you can keep your home and family safe as the weather turns colder.
Households across the country are having the same...
Posted on Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Here’s a two-minute read we’ve created to help you and your children deal with any anxieties they may have about returning to school after the long summer break.
Posted on Monday, November 19, 2018
There is a lot of hype at the moment about the 'online estate agents' and the good value they seem to provide. Everyone loves a good deal, especially when we could save thousands of pounds! But, will you really save money using an online estate...
Posted on Thursday, September 6, 2018
A regular question I am asked by investor clients of ours is, do you think flats still make a good investment? The concern most tend to have are the high service charges, ground rents, low leases for instance.
Posted on Monday, September 3, 2018
Which terraced house should I buy in DA7 (Bexleyheath)? One of our landlords asked if they should buy a 3 or 2 bed terraced property to rent out to tenants. The first question I asked them was what are they looking...
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2018
A Question to any home movers thinking of selling their property…
When you consider which agent to employ to sell...
Posted on Thursday, July 5, 2018
New research released today reveals that fewer than one fifth (19%) of Brits who say they are aware of Japanese knotweed can correctly identify the weed, described by the Environment Agency as “indisputably the UK’s most aggressive,...
Posted on Friday, June 22, 2018
A recent article by the consumer magazine Which looked at seven reasons why properties don’t sell.
It listed the problems that held vendors back – below we look...
Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2017
The Chancellor Philip Hammond saved the best bit in his Autumn Budget to last when it came to the property market in North Kent & South East London.
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2017
It’s not just the likes of Gordon Ramsay, Nigella Lawson and Jamie Oliver who love spending time in the kitchen.
During the 12 years I’ve been an estate agent...
Posted on Monday, July 3, 2017
Today, the All England Lawn Tennis Championships begin at Wimbledon.
Tennis reminds me of a very important aspect of estate agency work.
Posted on Friday, June 23, 2017
It’s a year to the day that the UK decided to leave the EU.
It’s also the week when the negotiations over our exit of the EU begin, this is looking to be a long...
Posted on Friday, June 9, 2017
We’ve all woken up this morning to the news the UK has a Hung Parliament.
The shock result has caught everyone by surprise including the pollsters, political experts and most of us –...
Posted on Thursday, June 8, 2017
When you are moving home there is so much to remember.
Once you’ve exchanged contracts there are still a lot of things to think about and to prepare.
Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2017
So Theresa May surprised us with her decision to call a ‘snap’ General Election in June.
But really after the surprising events over the last 12 months no one...
Posted on Monday, March 27, 2017
The clocks went forward at the weekend. Or was it back?
It never ceases to confuse me.
The good news is the clock in...
Posted on Monday, February 27, 2017
Do you have a spare room at home? Is it the room which time forgot? Is it where everything ends up getting stored /dumped or simply forgotten about?
It could be...
Posted on Friday, February 3, 2017
It’s coming up to Valentine’s Day so we thought it would be heartless of us to not talk about love.
For some of you this time of year is about being treated to a...
Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Happy New Year!
As we welcomed in 2017 many of us turned our minds to our resolutions and how we will start changing our lives for the better.
Posted on Thursday, December 8, 2016
It’s not that long now until December 25 as the TV, internet and radio reminds us on an almost by the minute basis.
Excited kids, family gatherings, too much food, Sir...
Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2016
If you put your hand onto a hot stove you would not be surprised to burn it. That’s obvious I hear you cry.
And if you go for a stroll when it’s hammering down with rain you’ll...
Posted on Friday, August 5, 2016
The last two weeks of July and the whole month of August are often seen as the quietest time of year in the property industry.
As a vast proportion of the UK’s population make a dash to the...
Posted on Monday, July 11, 2016
One thing the team here at The Property Cloud have in common is that we’ve all bought and sold homes in the past.
This means we have walked a mile in our...
Posted on Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Don’t rely purely on sunshine and a ‘nice weather’ feel good factor to sell your home this summer. At The Property Cloudwe’ve come up with six...
Posted on Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Hello and welcome to our new blog which will be a new feature on our website.
We’ll be sharing our expertise and knowledge on the property industry in North Kent & South East London and giving you plenty of useful tips and...