The AJ Blog

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.

The Three ‘P’s’ of Selling Your Home: Price, Promotion, and Presentation blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

The Three ‘P’s’ of Selling Your Home: Price, Promotion, and Presentation

Has selling your home turned out to be more difficult than you had hoped? There’s no doubt that it’s frustrating when your little corner of…

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Essential home styling accessories for selling your home blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Essential home styling accessories for selling your home

If you’re serious about selling your home, you know it needs to look just right. Before the door is opened, and potential buyers are welcomed…

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Your home’s floor area – make every inch count blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Your home’s floor area – make every inch count

In the past, you wouldn’t expect to find the total floor area on property details here in the UK. But with increasing competition, we estate…

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Why are you moving? Your ‘why’ behind your home move blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Why are you moving? Your ‘why’ behind your home move

Sharing with your estate agent your ‘why’ behind your decision for moving home will almost always help you to move on, because if they know the circumstances behind your decision to sell, and understand your motivations for the change, they will be in a better position to advise you at every step, so you get the results you really want.

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Dress your home to impress your viewers blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Dress your home to impress your viewers

When your house is for sale, it’s exciting to get a viewing booked. After all, that viewer could become a buyer!
It’s important then to make sure your house is looking for its absolute best, and dressed to impress, so we’ve created a three-step guide to make it easy for you to get the important things right:

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How to give buyers the Lake District cottage of their dreams blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

How to give buyers the Lake District cottage of their dreams

When you’re selling your old holiday cottage, you may know it needs a bit of TLC to get the best price, but you don’t want…

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Finding the right estate agent: The search begins blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Finding the right estate agent: The search begins

When the time comes to find an estate agent, you’re spoilt for choice. Almost too much choice. Experience, skills and services differ drastically from agent…

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The unique agent, for unique homes blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

The unique agent, for unique homes

Unique homes are a joy. They’re different, unusual and characterful, but when the time comes to sell, they require extra special marketing too. And that…

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Preparing to sell your home – our step-by-step guide blogpost by AshdownJones estate agents in the Lakes and Dales

Preparing to sell your home – our step-by-step guide

So you’re thinking about moving home. How exciting! Perhaps you’re planning a move to a larger house that fits your family better, or maybe now your children have flown the nest, and it’s time to move into a more appropriate-sized home. Or it could be a job move that’s prompting you to take the plunge.

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The AJ Hub

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.