Goodfellows blog

Welcome to the Goodfellows blog. Here we share property news, and informative articles as well as the latest community news from our branches.

A family making pancakes
February 12th 2024
To celebrate Pancake Day, we've put together a list of three homes for sale that have the perfect kitchens for pancake flipping.
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Morden hall bridge
January 26th 2024
In this area guide we’ll walk you through all the most important transport links and local amenities in Morden, so you can see if it’s the right area for you to buy in.
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Someone looking at their laptop
November 29th 2023
To help you navigate all the information that was released in the Autumn Statement, we’ve put together a list of the four primary announcements that could affect landlords.
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It only takes one accident to start a fire
November 20th 2023
We’ve put together a list of safety checks and risks you should look out for to make sure your home is as safe from fire as it can be.
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Two people sitting on the floor looking at a newly painted wall
November 16th 2023
In this blog we go through all reasons you should buy a renovation project and what you should look for before purchasing.
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Someone bleeding a radiator
November 15th 2023
We've compiled a list of things you and your tenants can do to prepare your property and ensure you avoid any unexpected maintenance surprises this winter.
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Condensation on a window
October 6th 2023
In this blog we run through the different types of damp, what the landlord's responsibilities for damp and mould are, and how to deal with them.
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Three people having a meeting
October 4th 2023
In this blog, we'll go through what fully managed letting is, explore the reasons why landlords should opt for a fully managed service, and what qualities to look for in an experienced agent.
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Someone looking at the Goodfellows website on their laptop
September 18th 2023
Selling your home is one of the biggest commitments you will make. In this article, we'll explore the reasons why it's more important than ever to have an expert agent in your corner.
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A row of houses
September 7th 2023
Famous for its gorgeous lavender fields, Mitcham is a town with deep history dating back to Celtic and Roman times. This popular South London suburb is now the perfect area for commuters who want live somewhere with a rural feel while still being close to the city.
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Someone holding a tablet with an EPC rating on it
July 26th 2023
If you're a first-time landlord, or a current landlord who just wants a refresher, read our blog on EPCs, what they are, and how your home can meet the minimum energy efficiency standards.
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Someone pushing a button on a carbon monoxide detector
July 21st 2023
We answer any questions you might have as a landlord about gas safety checks, what they are and what you need to do to make sure your property is legally compliant.
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