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.

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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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April 11th 2023
As life changes and evolves, so does our living space. What was right for you ten or twenty years ago may not be the right fit now as you get older and your lifestyle shifts. If you’re reaching this point, you might want to consider downsizing your property.
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April 3rd 2023
To help make your pricing decision easier, we’ve compiled a list of tips that can help make sure that you set an accurate, realistic selling price and get your home sold as quickly as possible.
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March 22nd 2023
Spring is one of the busiest times of year for the property market. We've compiled a list of things that will help your home stand out.
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February 9th 2023
With the current cost-of-living crisis and ongoing climate concerns, having an energy efficient home is a big priority for buyers. Here’s a list of things you can do to make your home more green, from small jobs to big projects.
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January 30th 2023
With January behind us and the new year well and truly here, there’s no better time to start thinking about selling your property. Here are some reasons why February is one of the best months to sell your property.
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January 17th 2023
After the lull of Christmas, January is one of the busiest times of year for property sales. Many buyers take the new year as an opportunity to look for a new home. If you want to get on top of the renewed buyer interest and get your home sold quickly, it’s vital that you list your property as early as you can in the new year to take advantage.
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January 3rd 2023
While the property market tends to slow down in December, it picks right back up in January, one of the biggest selling months of the year. This just means that you need to make sure that your property is in the best position to grab the attention of any potential buyers.
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October 1st 2022
With Christmas coming very shortly, your thoughts are probably with presents and turkeys! But if you're planning to sell your house in the New Year, there's only a few weeks left to get your property marketing ready in time for the post Christmas property search boom. 
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October 1st 2022
With the recent dreaded rise in energy bills, many of us are looking for ways to save by making our homes more energy efficient, especially as the temperature drops. Take a look at our top tips for making your home more energy efficient.
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Thinking about downsizing?
October 1st 2022
Moving to a smaller home can be a great opportunity to free up some equity from your home, live a different lifestyle and to save money. However it is a big life decision and change, one which should be considered carefully.
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Selling in the sun
August 8th 2022
Summer is a great time to put your home on the market, showing it off at its best! Here are our top 5 reasons why you should sell in the summer.
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