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Guild Blog: Seven of the best kitchens on the market

As a member of The Guild of Property Professionals we are part of a network of over 800 independent Estate agents in England and Northern Ireland. Have a look at these stunning kitchens in properties from some of our network agents. Are you thinking of moving to another part of the country? Why not pop into Joplings in Ripon or Thirsk and tell us about the new dream home you are searching for and we will pass this onto the Guild agent in that area who will be able to help you with your search. A place where family … Continued

Property of the Week – POTW – 14 Whitcliffe Crescent, Ripon

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK – POTW We are delighted to be selling as our POTW, a semi-detached bungalow with two double bedrooms situated in the popular south side of Ripon on Whitcliffe Crescent. The property has been a well-loved home but is now in need of some modernisation. Click through to OnTheMarket. com for further information – https://www.onthemarket.com/details/6266332/ The property benefits from a good-sized garden which has scope and potential for the further development of the property, subject to the necessary planning consents. Contact our Ripon Office on 01765 694800 to arrange … Continued

Guild Blog: How to Personalise a Rented Property

HOW TO PERSONALISE A RENTED PROPERTY Current statistics suggest that in years to come, renting is only going to become more popular – that doesn’t mean we have to resign ourselves to a life of off-whites. We take a look at ways to give your rented space some personality and style without breaching your tenancy agreement.  1. Plants In a pale colour scheme, a green leaf can really pack a punch. Although often assumed quite complex to grow, an orchid will give your home an elegant touch of colour. For the … Continued

Guild Blog: Good Tenants, Bad Tenants … and Amateur Landords

GOOD TENANTS, BAD TENANTS… AND AMATEUR LANDLORDS A recent report by a leading Insurance Company claims that one in seven tenants break the rules of their leasing agreements. The most common offences include a failure to pay rent on time, smoking and keeping a pet; but perhaps of even more concern is that it is claimed that one in eleven (or almost 10%) of renters are living contract-free. 25%    Failing to pay rent on time (or at all)21%    Smoking in the property  18%    Keeping a pet in the property   17%    Damaging or making alterations to the … Continued

Guild Blog: How to Survive the Rental Market

HOW TO SURVIVE THE RENTAL MARKET An increasing number of people are now renting rather than buying. In fact, PwC has recently predicted that by 2025, 7.2m households will be in rented accommodation, compared to 5.4m in 2015. With rising house prices, first-time buyers are renting for longer in order to afford. But the rental market can also be a challenge. As with most things, it’s much easier once you’re prepared, so here’s an overview of what you can expect so you can sail through the rental market.  FlatmatesMany of us … Continued

Guild Blog: What is ‘Right to Rent?’

WHAT IS RIGHT TO RENT? As of the 1st February 2016, no tenancy can legally commence until the right to rent has been established. But what exactly is right to rent? Here is a very brief overview. Before a property is legally rented, all landlords have to confirm that the tenants have the right to rent residential property in the UK. And, under Section 22 of the Immigration Act 2014, landlords should not authorise an adult to occupy a rented property unless the adult is a British Citizen, is a … Continued

Guild Blog: A Walk in the Park – Homes near Pretty Parks

Are you thinking of moving to another part of the country? Why not pop into Joplings in Ripon or Thirsk and tell us about the new dream home you are searching for and we will pass this onto the Guild agent who will be able to help you with your search. As a member of The Guild of Property Professionals we are part of a network of over 800 independent Estate agents in England and Northern Ireland. Have a look at these stunning properties which are situated near scenic parks, from some of our network agents. Homes near … Continued

Our latest online magazine

Click on the online magazine below to see a selection of our properties from both the Ripon and Thirsk offices. Call 01765 649800 or 01845 522680 to ask for more information or to arrange a viewing. To find out more about Joplings #OneStopPropertyShop of services visit our website home page – www.joplings.com

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