Beware those “snake oil valuations”

Beware those “snake oil valuations”

In this market, asking more than 10% above the location’s all-time record price per square foot is, in reality, a decision not to sell,” says our General Manager James Robinson. He is, of course, talking about the way some high street estate agents lure sellers with attractive valuations then chip away at the price as the property remains unsold. But is there an alternative to the ‘snake oil’ sellers in their smart city suits? James insists you can still achieve a record price by following one simple rule.

WHAT'S JAMES' RULE?

Play hide and seek with your TV

Play hide and seek with your TV

Making the TV the focus of your room is so last century, according to our General Manager James Robinson, who applauds the ingenuity of screens that magically appear on demand. “We love projectors, hidden televisions that pop up and drop down and disappear,” he says, going on to describe two mews properties marketed by Lurot Brand where the owners have come up with unique solutions. So what are the most ingenious ways of camouflaging a television? Read on to discover some quirky and unexpected ways of concealing your screen.

WHERE'S THE TV?

Mews homes for the romantic in you

Mews homes for the romantic in you

Whether you’re looking for a love nest, a romantic hideaway in the beating heart of prime Central London, or simply somewhere quiet with beauty, charm and style, then a mews home is sure to seduce you. Set along cobbled streets in historic settings, each with unique features and a fascinating backstory, mews houses tick many of the intriguing aspects of what makes a romantic home. In the words of James Robinson, Managing Director at Lurot Brand “Mews houses are naturally romantic because they’re so discreet and small enough that it is easy to imagine living there.” To know more about these elegant homes, several of which featured in award-winning moves like Love Actually….

As quoted in The London Magazine by James Robinson.

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Top 50 boutique estate agencies

Top 50 boutique estate agencies

Lurot Brand is proud to be featured in PrimeResi’s Prime Movers Index as one of the top 50 boutique estate agencies in London. We rank at number 22 and are delighted to be nominated as one of prime Central London’s most influential and successful 2018 agencies. If you’re in the market for a mews home for sale or to let, let us know. Check out what they were looking for...

As quoted in PrimeResi

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Do you know the best season to sell your mews home?

Do you know the best season to sell your mews home?

In the words of James Robinson, “there’s very little point waiting for the “right season to sell”. Some of the most notable transactions for Central London homes have been made during what was once called the “quiet” season. Have a look at the impressive price tags achieved on the sale of properties by Lurot Brand and other Central London agents.

As quoted in PrimeResi by James Robinson.

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