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

Date: 1/07/2010
1
Jul

A Game of Two Halves

A Game of Two Halves   Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co comments on the property market after a busy Spring. What a game!  The English have long been used to the highs and especially the lows of their national obsession....

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Date: 1/06/2010
1
Jun

Running on Empty

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co sees more buyers returning to the property market but knows that many more would join them if they could secure a mortgage. A property industry without mortgage funds is about as useless as a motor industry without fuel...

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Date: 1/04/2010
1
Apr

Moving for Schooling

Moving For Schooling     Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co comments on an increasingly important factor in the property market. Forget about April showers, in the property market it's the brainy season.  In...

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Date: 4/03/2010
4
Mar

Let the waiting games begin.

Let The Waiting Games Begin Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Company comments on a period of stagnation in the property market.Putting off moving until after the summer holidays or waiting until after Christmas are the usual causes...

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Date: 6/01/2010
6
Jan

Events

EventsAnthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks into the options presented by the property market this autumn.Harold Macmillan famously said that the greatest obstacle to political achievement was, "Events, dear boy, events".  He...

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Date: 17/12/2009
17
Dec

WANTED IN OSWESTRY

Due to a high level of sales in the last few months, we urgently require new stock. If you are thinking of selling or you are already on the market, and having difficulty in selling ...

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Date: 3/12/2009
3
Dec

Wall to Wall opportunities

Wall-to-Wall OpportunitiesAnthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co surveys the property market landscape and finds that there is some good cheer in the run up to Christmas.Twenty years ago surprised but elated East and West Berliners rose up as one...

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Date: 2/11/2009
2
Nov

The Balloon Goes Up

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks into the options presented by the property market this autumn.In the same month that a helium balloon in Colorado made its famous flight - without its supposed young passenger - the balloon also went up in the UK...

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Date: 2/09/2009
2
Sep

A Riddle Wrapped In a Mystery Inside An Enigma

A riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigmaAnthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks into the puzzling state of the property market this autumn and finds that, despite the conflicting signs, there is reason to be very optimistic.What exactly...

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Date: 6/08/2009
6
Aug

A Giant Leap

A Giant LeapOn the 40th Anniversary of the moon landing Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co thinks that taking a "Giant Leap" in today's property market may be a very good step indeed.Forty years ago three brave men risked their lives...

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Date: 30/05/2009
30
May

Can a swallow make a summer

Can A Swallow Make A SummerAnthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks back over an encouraging springtide in the property market.All over the UK the swallows have returned to liven up our skies and line our overhead cables.  At first there...

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Date: 7/05/2009
7
May

Reasons to be cheerful - Parts One to Eight

Reasons To Be Cheerful - Parts One to Eight Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co takes a look at the property market as we look forward to the summer.In the depths of depression it is often hard to find reasons to be cheerful ? especially in the...

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Date: 2/04/2009
2
Apr

Confusion Reigns and April Showers

Confusion Reigns and April ShowersAnthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co takes a look at the property market over the first quarter of 2009 and discovers that, despite conflicting signals, there are sure signs of activity.April is the month when it...

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Date: 5/02/2009
5
Feb

Direct from the front line

Andrew Cadwallader MNAEA of Samuel Wood & Co assesses the first few weeks of property market activity in 2009 and suggests that while the economic picture may be still grave, local market activity in the housing sector is far from moribund. The shiny...

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Date: 8/01/2009
8
Jan

1694

1694Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co reflects on the latest interest rate news and comments on the great opportunities offered in the current property market.Interest rates have now been cut to 1.5 per cent.  The last time they were as...

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