Converting a derelict property into a beautiful home is a dream for many. But what do you need to know before embarking on a renovation project? Renovation projects can be few and far between. When one comes on the market, many people may try to snap it up to make a profit or create their dream home. Register your interest with your local Guild Member to hear about suitable properties as soon as they come on the market. Also, check your local auction house. If you have seen Grand … Continued
What is your job role within Joplings? I am the General Manager of Joplings, overseeing and responsible for the running of the business. Working closely with the management team, I support staff and develop the business. I am a Chartered Surveyor and registered valuer with the RICS. Part of my time is spent providing professional advice, relating to a wide range of property related matters. I also carry out building surveys and valuations for residential and commercial property, along with providing architectural design and construction advice relating to building projects.
Top Tips for Protecting your Home in Winter … Check the roof. Have any broken or missing tiles or slates replaced and other damage repaired. Keeping the rain out is one of the most important things you can do. Clear out the gutters. Clear out leaves, moss and debris from rainwater gutters, downpipes and gullies. Reset any displaced joints. Check the roof insulation. Birds, squirrels, rats and mice can displace the insulation in the roof, and so can we when rummaging about. Check the insulation and consider increasing it, as … Continued
Have you decided that it is time to sell your home? Are you thinking about putting your property on the market, but aren’t sure when or how? It can be difficult to know exactly when you should sell your home. However, there are times and seasons when selling your home is almost certainly the right thing for you. Whether your reasons are personal or market-driven, we’ve identified some of the best times to think seriously about selling your property. 1. Your family needs more space Your family may not be … Continued
Top Tips to Buy Land and Build Your Dream Home from The Guild of Property Professionals GPEA – 26th September 2017 Are you dreaming of building your own home? Buying land and building a property on it is a dream many people share. But what about the logistics? Buying land and building your own house is uncharted territory for most people. David Davies of David Davies Estate Agents has seen this process happen time and time again. With almost thirty years of estate agency experience, David has seen many people build … Continued
Please contact our Architect Department on 01845 521 317 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for help and advice. Are you dreaming of building your own home? It can be a complicated process, so here are some top tips. – Carefully consider the land’s location, size, and surroundings. Would the property fit in with the neighbours? This will be crucial to get planning approval. – Always do a land registry search. It’s affordable and can tell you a lot about the land you’re considering. The search will tell you if the property … Continued
We listen carefully to our clients’ requirements and will provide designs which are functional, attractive and make the best use of space and budget.