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Everything you need to know about selling your home, in one handy place. Tips and advice about how to select the right time to sell your home, how to choose the best pricing strategy, step-by-step guides to style every room for photography and viewings, and how to choose the right estate to sell your home.

9 Things You May Not Know About Selling Your House with a DIY Estate Agent

You may have seen that Watchdog recently featured Purple Bricks on their programme. Managing Director Michael Bruce was asked to comment on some viewers’ poor…

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The ‘Write’ Way to Sell Your Home – Descriptions that Sell Houses

Your home deserves to be described in the best way. With the right words. Words that are evocative, beautiful and compelling.

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10 Quick Home Staging Tips for Summer

When your home is for sale, at any moment you could get a call from your estate agent with a viewing.

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Behind the Scenes of our First Property Lifestyle Movie

Now of course, property videos are nothing new. But this was something really different, and we love different at AshdownJones.

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Struggling to sell?

When you have your home up for sale, time seems to stand still. You’re in limbo, caught between your old life, and your new one, with no way of knowing when you’ll be able to move on.

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How do we value a unique home?

Here in the Lake District, valuing a property is far from straightforward. There are so many factors to take into account, like the views, the historical importance and the calibre of the road.

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What's your house brand?

Branding is a symbol or mark that distinguishes one product from another, just as it was originally intended to ensure farmers and ranchers knew which herd was theirs…

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What’s your house brand?

Branding is a symbol or mark that distinguishes one product from another, just as it was originally intended to ensure farmers and ranchers knew which herd was theirs…

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Do you still need a brochure to sell your house?

Way back in the olden days, my mum worked in an estate agency. I remember her sticking little photographs onto typed particulars with glue.

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