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

Date: 4/07/2011
4
Jul

Amanda's Diary

AMANDA’S DIARY!!I was at an excellent party the other evening and bumped into David and Amanda Gray.  I am sure many will remember the excellent niche Estate Agents they ran in Ludlow until they had the foresight to sell out!  ...

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Date: 13/06/2011
13
Jun

It's Tough at the Bottom

It's Tough at the Bottom Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co looks at what it takes to reach the top in property. It's been a tough season in the football Premier League. As if the fight...

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Date: 4/03/2011
4
Mar

Property and Prejudice

Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co comments on how the continued reticence of the banks to offer sensible mortgages - other than to those with large deposits - may risk changing the way many of us look at property ownership.   It is a truth...

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Date: 3/08/2010
3
Aug

Do You feel Lucky?

Do You Feel Lucky?   Anthony Wood of Samuel Wood & Co comments on the property market as the autumn market approaches. Some people are naturally gifted with clothes or plants or DIY or cooking.  Others are less so....

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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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