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

Date: 4/09/2015
4
Sep

Back to School

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co suggests it’s not just our children who might be learning some timely lessons this autumn. Mortgage lending at its highest in seven years’, ‘House prices jump 4.3% in the three months to July - the...

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Date: 3/08/2015
3
Aug

Market Ready

Market Ready   Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co gives some timely advice about getting ready for the autumn property market. August is traditionally a quiet time in the property market. With so many families on holiday buying and selling...

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Date: 1/07/2015
1
Jul

Stuff Happens

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co explains why having good support when selling or buying a home is so important. It was two hundred years ago when Napoleon met his Waterloo – at Waterloo.  Meeting one’s own Waterloo comes to all...

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Date: 2/06/2015
2
Jun

Twenty Words

Anthony Wood at Samuel Wood and Co considers the property market in the aftermath of the 2015 general election and the new government’s approach to housing – or not! The Queen has never had to be too concerned about her own housing. Of course...

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Date: 12/05/2015
12
May

Safe as Houses

Anthony Wood at Samuel Wood and Co gauges the effect that the Election result will have on the residential property market. For several weeks leading up to the 2015 general election houses didn’t seem as safe as they might be. Across the country,...

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Date: 5/05/2015
5
May

Voting With Their Feet

Anthony gauges the impact housing polices have had on public opinion in the lead up to the general election. Four weeks before the 2015 general election the voters had already made their thoughts known. Or at least those who had anything to do with...

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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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