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Where in the world?

We commented just last week on the numerous forecasts, predictions and assumptions made by many political and economic analysts. You will have detected a very strong note of scepticism. Let us throw caution to the wind this time and rejoice with some glee at the latest figures...


The Lidl effect

Many of you may have a personal or professional profile on LinkedIn. If you do and you access the real estate sector, then you will no doubt have read the endless commentary as to the virtues or otherwise of online verses high street estate agency. One of the key points of...


Private Office strikes again!

Another local client in beautiful Wiltshire village north of Salisbury wished virtual anonymity, a situation demanded a sensitive approach and for the house sale to remain 'private'. So, we got to work on our database, we made about thirty calls to good quality ready, willing and...


A safe house

Recent reports on BBC business news website state that house price inflation is positive again. This is slightly in contradiction to earlier reports by the Halifax and Nationwide. In further contradiction, the Council of Mortgage Lenders say that there was an increase in mortgage...


Happy Easter

This is a great time of year here in our area. The beautiful New Forest national park will be a hot tourist destination and a good feed in to the local economy as the caravans, campers decend and the hotels fill to the rafters.  The coastal sailing resorts of Hampshire and...


The big question

This is the burning question that is asked more than any other. When is a good time to sell? We do address this on our website and in our corporate brochure, but it is still asked time and time again. So here in brief is our unequivocal response. The only best or right time to...


Art for art’s sake

Are we entitled to consider what we do an art? Yes, unashamedly we believe that we can. We thought long and hard and consulted with many a wise person before we drew up our battle lines for engaging with this fiercely competitive market. We analysed, cogitated and digested all...


Economist, reliably unreliable!

We referred in a very recent news item our concerns that too many people seem to respond negatively to the doom-laden predictions of our popular economists. We commented that they are never reliable, their forecasts are constantly having to be reviewed and corrected. They are in...


And the winners are............

With the upcoming art festivals around the area this Summer it’s great to get off to a flying, or 'bunny hoping start', with our 'Create an Impression' competition winners from Pitton Primary School, Pitton, Nr Salisbury. We received some very impressive and creative...


The ‘right now economy’

It was interesting reading a recent article in The Times by Datastax, it all concerned the customer experience, consumer’s passions and desires, decisions based almost entirely on a culture of 'speed and greed', I want it and I want it now, this is what you might say if the...


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