Georgie's Blog

Viewings in December

As I write this, on the 1st December, we are keeping warm in the heart of the old town in Cowes, practically ‘sitting’ on heaters as our lovely office with 11ft high plus ceilings plus takes a while to get cosy- we are about 10 minutes away from getting the ear muffs on and buying a ‘giant slipper’ for our chilly…

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Choosing an agent

WHERE DO YOU START? So, you have made the huge decision that the time has come- for whatever reason to sell your home and move on.  Where do you start?  You have so much choice where estate agents are concerned?  There are XXX agents just on the Isle of Wight, all claim to offer the best service/get the best price/sell…

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Curb Appeal

Is Curb Appeal Important? Absolutely 100% YES! It is just as important to make the best of the outside of your home before you sell as the inside!  Create a GREAT first impression!  It doesn’t need to cost you the earth, but the impression that a home is cared for on the outside leaves a viewer excited and wanting to…

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Dog Walks

Dogs, our 4 legged waggy tailed friends The Isle of Wight is very pro doggies and has more than 500 miles of amazing walks on footpaths criss crossing all over the island, and of course, if your dog is anything like my two, then they LOVE a beach walk combined with a paddle.  The rules change for the summer, and…

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Garden Rooms

Garden Rooms…. Oh the benefits! We bought our ‘garden room’ for the family in November 2019 as a ‘Christmas present’ to all the family.  At the time we had downsized to a weeny bungalow and although everyone had their own bedroom (I have 3 grown up children/adults) we had just the one reception room and it was a squeeze to…

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For sale boards

When we are instructed to sell a home, the question’ Do I really need a for sale board outside my house?’ will always be up for discussion.  Most people think that if their home is advertised on Rightmove, then really that’s the main place that people will look and see and therefore call the agent to find out more or…

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