HOW TO VIEW PROPERTY SAFELY
Property viewings, in England, can now resume bringing relief to home-movers around the country. However, your health and safety remains our top concern at this time which is why we’ve created a set of simple guidelines, based on the new government guidance, to reassure you when going on property viewings or allowing others into your home for viewings.
HOUSE SALES INCREASED BY 76% LAST WEEK
Activity dials for almost every part of the sales market increased dramatically as agents return to work and house moves resume. House sales data from the first week of trading since the housing market reopened has been published this morning and almost every part of the market saw increased activity from enquiries through to exchanges.
23 PRODUCTIVE THINGS YOU CAN DO DURING LOCKDOWN
If you've pretty much completed all of Netflix and the idea of spending another day on the sofa looking at memes is too much to bear, it's time to change up your routine and get those creative juices flowing. Being on lockdown doesn't have to be boring, not if you keep yourself occupied. From learning a language to organising your wardrobe, updating your CV to writing a novel, there are plenty of productive things you can take up to pass the time - why not start right now?
LIFE AFTER COVID-19
Now lockdown is being eased, Pocock & Shaw answers the sixty-four thousand dollar question about the property market. As we gradually emerge from lockdown the first question clients are asking us is how will the coronavirus influence property prices?
ARE YOU PAYING TOO MUCH ON YOUR MORTGAGE?
May 2020 in the UK is a very strange place. The lockdown in which we all find ourselves is causing a great strain as many worry about the financial future and the mental and physical well-being of families and friends.
8 TIPS TO HELP YOU GROW AS YOU WORK FROM HOME
You will spend a lot of time at home in the coming days through lockdown and extended Work-From-Home (WFH) while the virus battle rages. Use this opportunity to invest in life-changing skills to forever accelerate...
TOP TIPS TO MAKE YOUR HOME MARKET READY POST-CRISIS
With many potential sellers in limbo due to the current ongoing crisis, we’ve compiled a list of top tips to get your home primed for sale once it is safe to do so...
10 BEST UPLIFTING BOOKS TO READ DURING LOCKDOWN
Need a boost? Allow these heart-warming novels to provide some much-needed escapism. Many people are using the current lockdown situation to curl up on the sofa at home, or in gardens while it's sunny, and lose themselves in fiction...
30 FREE THINGS TO DO IN LOCKDOWN
If you are running out of ideas on how to keep you and your children entertained during the coronavirus lockdown, do not fear. From audio books and cooking lessons to musicals and workout videos, there's plenty of free fun to be had online...