Your key to an Outstanding state school place

Your key to an Outstanding state school place

The Times reports that slow property sales in the catchment areas of some of the UK’s best state schools have made it easier for parents to get their children into a top-rated primary or secondary. Find out why buyers with school-age kids are benefiting from current market conditions.

As quoted in the Times

CLEVER CATCHMENT BUYS

Baffled by property raffles?

Baffled by property raffles?

“Quite simply, it could become financially catastrophic.” These are the words of our General Manager James Robinson, who was recently interviewed by Country Life magazine about the latest fad in home sales: the property raffle.  So, are all home raffles a game of chance? Find out below.

As quoted in Country Life

READY TO RAFFLE?

The amazing rise of the niche property agent

The amazing rise of the niche property agent

“A lifestyle brand, a publisher and a heritage champion” is how the Financial Times describes estate agents such as Lurot Brand, who specialise in a particular type of property.  Read on to discover why niche agents are growing fast and revolutionising the property market.

As quoted In the Financial Times

WHY 'NICHE' SELLS

 Raffling mews houses

Raffling mews houses

Raffling is one of several innovative ways mews homes are being marketed. This approach, while it seems entertaining has several pitfalls and, as James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand says “do your due diligence, as it may be well worth your while handing the ticket back”.

As quoted in DBPR

KNOW THE PITFALLS

Fixing the asking price

Fixing the asking price

Determine the asking price for your mews property by using as a reference point the historic prices per square feet in the Central London area your mews house is located in. A tip from James Robinson, General Manager of Lurot Brand is to fix it “around 10% below that figure”.

As quoted in DBPR

WHAT OTHERS SAY