Why traditional agents are your best bet

Why traditional agents are your best bet

Consider a traditional agent if you are selling your mews property. Online agents can prove frustrating to deal with and even delay the sale. James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand sums up the experience of one of their clients, "the owners became extremely frustrated with the lack of contact, advice and activity the agency were producing, so they sought our professional advice.”

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Short lets: A good lettings option for your mews home

Short lets: A good lettings option for your mews home

Some buy-to-let mews property investors view short lets as a lucrative option during the holiday season. As often happens though, this “one size fits all” approach does not apply to all landlord. As Lyndsey Schipper puts it “holiday letting…..is only advisable for professional landlords or those willing to pay the higher fees to full management providers

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Do’s and don'ts of interior design for mews houses

Do’s and don'ts of interior design for mews houses

Refurbishing your period mews house? Contemporary style trends may be eye-catching but beware, they could also have a negative impact on the value of your mews property; changing them could prove too expensive for a buyer. According to James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand, some style trends could cost "a theoretical hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of resale value”.

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Selling your mews house: Appoint a local mews specialist

Selling your mews house: Appoint a local mews specialist

Appoint a local mews specialist to sell your prime Central London mews house. The agent will conduct viewings and negotiate a good price in keeping with current market rates. Also save you, the vendor the hassle of finding a buyer and completing sale formalities. In fact, according to James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand, "a vendor being present is often the kiss of death for a sale.

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Friendly neighbours: Yes they exist - in mews properties

Friendly neighbours: Yes they exist - in mews properties

Being part of a close-knit local community is a growing trend. Nowhere is this easier to achieve than in a mews. Take for instance picturesque Bathurst mews in Bayswater which ranks high on people’s list as 'the place to live’. According to James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand, "The residents are friendly and its street parties legendary.” Read on to know how you can foster community spirit in your neighbourhood.

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