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A collection of Samuel Wood & Co's most recent news and events

Date: 22/04/2015
22
Apr

April Showers

The property market can sometimes seem a bit like the weather. Some days it is fine and sometimes it is rainy. But some days it really does not know what it is doing. The market is a bit like that at the moment. Just when it looks as if there is no momentum there is...

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Date: 19/03/2015
19
Mar

Budget Comment 2015 - Bottoms Up

Budget Comment 2015 – Bottoms Up Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks at the key property related feature in this year’s budget.The property market is like a building. It is built from the bottom up. Good foundations underpin the market just...

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Date: 3/03/2015
3
Mar

Voting Intentions

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood takes a very personal view on moving home in this time of political and economic uncertainty. Which way will you vote? Will you vote to move home before or after the election? All decisions have consequences. And all big...

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Date: 3/02/2015
3
Feb

This Made Our Day!

Following completion of a sale last week, we received this from the sellers:- ‘Hi AnthonyNow that all the dust has settled I want to pen a note to you and your staff.From the moment that you first started to market our...

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Date: 8/01/2015
8
Jan

OFF TO A GREAT START

  Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co...

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Date: 31/10/2014
31
Oct

National award for Shropshire estate agents...

A leading Shropshire estate agency group has received a national commendation at a presentation evening held in London. Samuel Wood & Company has offices in Shrewsbury, Church Stretton, Craven Arms, Ludlow and Oswestry and was nominated for its...

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Date: 5/10/2014
5
Oct

Timely advice for autumn house hunters

One of Shropshire’s leading estate agencies has suggested some suitable advice for people entering the property market this autumn. Russell Griffin, is a partner of Samuel Wood & Company, he said: “One of the great triggers in the property...

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Date: 6/05/2014
6
May

Lights, Camera, Action

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood and Co looks at estate agency in the media. Once again the television cameras have been peeking into the working lives of estate agents.  The latest BBC 2 fly-on-the-wall series called Under Offer (Wednesdays, 8.00-9.00pm...

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Date: 5/04/2014
5
Apr

Right Royal Results

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks back to 30 years ago and compares the property market then and now. The impending royal visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and young Prince George reminds us of another royal visit made by...

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Date: 20/03/2014
20
Mar

Business as Usual

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co takes a look at the 2014 Budget and considers how it may affect the property market. Blame or applaud whomever you like for the surge in the property market across most of the UK - but a surge is what we have. Whether it...

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Date: 4/03/2014
4
Mar

First Love

The challenge of buying property in this buoyant market. The big challenge with this property market is that there is less time to make a decision to buy. The fewer properties on the market the more pressure there is for buyers to make a choice quickly....

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Date: 17/01/2014
17
Jan

Buy or Sigh

At Samuel Wood we have been taking a look at what property buyers can expect in 2014 and it looks like it might be a year for the seller.  In many parts of the country stocks are already dwindling. Demand has outstripped supply to such a degree that prices are...

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Date: 10/01/2014
10
Jan

Church Stretton

Hope I am not too late in wishing you all a very Happy New Year. 2014 looks to be an exciting year for us as all offices report a busy few days after we opened following the Christmas/New Year break with a large number of viewings booked and sales already...

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Date: 22/11/2013
22
Nov

Winter Wonderhome

  At Samuel Wood & Company we have been looking how to get the very best from your property sale during the winter months. Spring is generally recognised as the best time to sell houses. But not everyone can wait until then. So now the nights...

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Date: 4/10/2013
4
Oct

JOURNALISTS

  If I write my blog, does that classify me as a journalist?? I have great respect for people who write clearly and concisely which is something, sadly, I struggle with.  However, I do take exception to articles that appear almost on a...

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