We wish all of our customers a very Merry Christmas. Our Christmas opening times are as follows: Wednesday 24th December Closed Thursday 25th December Closed Friday 26th December Closed Saturday 27th December 10.00am-4.00pm Sunday 28th December Closed Monday 29th December...


WELCOME STAMP DUTY REFORM

The hot topic in property at the moment is the chancellors announcement that from the 4th December 2014 the way in which stamp duty is calculated has been radically reformed. The changes mean that there is no longer a "cliff edge" between the thresholds at where stamp duty...


Some sellers get worried that if they put their property on the market at this time of year there is unlikely to be much interest. We have just had one of our busiest weeks and have agreed 7 sales in the last 7 days. Last year we were busy right up till the 23rd December from...


FLOWERS MIXUP!

An estate agent thoughtfully sent his customary bunch of flowers to a purchaser who has just moved in. Unfortunately, they arrived with a card saying ‘Rest in Peace...


HOW MANY ESTATE AGENTS DOES IT TAKE TO CHANGE A LIGHT BULB?!

10 but will accept 8! Two. One to screw the bulb and the other to screw the first time buyer! None. The light bulb is in good working order and comprises of a well shaped glass illuminating, offering endless original glass and metal features, located...


QUOTE OF THE WEEK

A tenant came in to the office this week to report that her bed was rather squeaky to the annoyance of her other housemates...


LAUNCH OF OUR NEW WEBSITE

John Hiltons Estate Agents are proud to announce the launch of our new and improved website which has just gone live. The site has been designed to be more user friendly with higher visual impact...


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