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smarthomes Bulletin 5/09/18

smarthomes Bulletin 5/09/18

Wow, what a week… The sales team have achieved a fantastic 11 sales and 15 new instructions this week!!  Lettings have also had a very strong week with 7 applications and 6 new instructions – well done team Smart!! 

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It takes two…

It takes two…

A recent study claimed that nearly a third of British people who haven’t yet bought a home don’t think they will ever be able to afford it unless they buy with a partner.

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Help to Buy scheme proving popular

Help to Buy scheme proving popular

Over 420,000 people have bought properties with the help of the Government’s Help to Buy scheme.

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smarthomes Bulletin 15/08/18

smarthomes Bulletin 15/08/18

Well, we are half way through the summer holiday period and over the last 3 weeks there has been no sign of any slow down here at smarthomes. 

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Smart marketing for smarthomes

Smart marketing for smarthomes

Over the past few years smarthomes has grown rapidly. We have won lots of awards, taken on a lot of new staff and expanded across Solihull. With it being our 20th anniversary this year, we wanted to build on this growth by finding a new creative agency that could refresh our branding, take our marketing efforts to the next level, and free us up to focus on what we do best – sell and let properties!

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smarthomes Bulletin 3/08/18

smarthomes Bulletin 3/08/18

A huge congratulations to the team for the business agreed over the last 14 days with 15 new properties coming on to the market, 15 sales agreed and a further 11 offers pending. 

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West Midlands offers one of the greatest opportunities for house builders

West Midlands offers one of the greatest opportunities for house builders

According to Knight Frank’s House Building Report 2018, the West Midlands, the South East and outer London offer the best potential for builders over the next three years. Although only 1% of builders think the Government’s target of 300,000 new homes a year by 2022 is achievable.

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Renting cheaper than buying in over half of British cities

Renting cheaper than buying in over half of British cities

Renting a property is now cheaper than buying one in more than 50% of cities in Great Britain.

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Launch of Garden Square East’s Final Apartments

Launch of Garden Square East’s Final Apartments

The final phase of Garden Square East, Dickens Heath - which comprises 24 brand new, luxury one and two-bedroom apartments – will be released on Sunday 22nd July. 

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1.5 million people hope to downsize

1.5 million people hope to downsize

Nearly 1.5 million people over the age of 65 will look to downsize their home in the next 5 years.

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smarthomes Bulletin 3/07/18

smarthomes Bulletin 3/07/18

It is usual that Estate Agent’s complain of a slow down in the market leading up to the Summer period, but I am happy to announce that smarthomes are certainly bucking the trend.

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smarthomes Bulletin 13/06/18

smarthomes Bulletin 13/06/18

It’s been another amazing two weeks for our sales team... 17 sales agreed with several more offers still being negotiated and 21 new instructions coming to the market!

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Win a car with smarthomes!

Win a car with smarthomes!

Yes, really! We’re a kind bunch here at smarthomes and to celebrate our 20th anniversary we’d like to give a brand-new car away to one lucky customer.

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Huge rise in letting agent complaints

Huge rise in letting agent complaints

We’ve all grown used to hearing about huge rises in property values over the last few years but we were surprised to hear recently about huge rises in the number of complaints about letting agents.

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Russell Patterson makes the smartmove

Russell Patterson makes the smartmove

smarthomes are thrilled to announce that leading local property expert Russell Patterson has been appointed as Sales Director for the Solihull area.

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smarthomes Bulletin 01/05/18

smarthomes Bulletin 01/05/18

Its go go go at the smarthomes offices with 20 sales agreed & 18 new instructions over the last 10 days for the sales team and another great week for the lettings team with new instructions 7 and 10 Lets agreed. 

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smarthomes Bulletin 15/05/18

smarthomes Bulletin 15/05/18

A fantastic week team.  I’m really pleased with your superb efforts and thank you so much for the extra hours that everyone is putting in.  As of today we have the largest pipeline of sales smarthomes have ever recorded during our 20 years of trading, another great reason to celebrate our 20th anniversary.

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smarthomes Bulletin 29/05/18

smarthomes Bulletin 29/05/18

A huge two weeks for the team with an astounding 25 new instructions, 33 sales and 20 exchanges!!!  Lettings received 9 applications and 13 instructions over the last 10 days - a superb result for the team.  Well done to you all, absolutely brilliant!

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