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January 27th 2017
Happy Chinese New Year
The year of the Rooster - if you were born in 2005 or 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, 1945,  or 1933 you are a rooster and this is your year!
January 13th 2017
Visit our new website to find out how much your property is worth.
 Visit our new website to find out how much your property is worth.
December 11th 2016
Well done to the team of the Carshalton Beeches branch today
Great day at Bandon Hill Primary school fete.
November 30th 2016
Three brand new 2 & 3 bedroom houses at Standgrove Field in Ardingly
On behalf of Raven Housing Trust we are delighted to announce the launch of three brand new 2 & 3 bedroom houses at Standgrove Field in Ardingly with guide prices of £325,000 & £395,000 respectively for a 25% share.
November 27th 2016
New Shared Ownership in Burgess Hill
Goodfellows are offering a number of shared ownership two and three bedroom houses through Raven Housing Trust.  The site in Burgess Hill, West Sussex, is on the site of the former Keymer brick and tiles works which has been redeveloped.  The developers worked closely with Natural England and the Natural History Museum to protect and record all the ecology and paleontological features of the site.
November 26th 2016
Tax Changes for Landlords
Make sure you’re prepared for the tax changes that are happening from 2016/17.If you’re going to file your tax return online, you have until 30th December 2016 – if you were planning to do a paper return, you’ve missed the deadline this year which was 31st October 2016!
November 26th 2016
‘Silver surfer’ renters
Recent news from Saga indicates that nearly a third of people aged 50 and over are now living in rented accommodation. An increase from just over one in four back in 2011.  The increase of 15% in the last five years has been investigated by Saga and the rise has been apportioned to the rising divorce rate and higher house prices.
November 17th 2016
Semi-detached properties outperform detached houses
If you live in a semi-detached home you will be delighted to know that over the past five years they have increased in value by 37%, 12% more than a detached properties.
October 12th 2016
Lifestyle Magazine - Autumn 2016
Brand new Goodfellows magazine - have a read!
September 25th 2016
Downsizing, is it the right choice for you?
If you have found yourself rattling around your home because your children have fled the nest, you’re not alone - one in five people want to downsize1 the lack of smaller homes and high moving costs are putting people off.
September 25th 2016
How to use colour to link your home’s interior
Using colour to link rooms together is a very successful interior design technique. If you paint your walls in a neutral colour palette, applying colours such as pale greys, pinks and whites, you can then introduce pops of colour through your soft furnishings.
September 23rd 2016
Release the value...
Goodfellows have successfully secured a site in Croydon for an existing client.  If you currently own a property – commercial building, garage or land – contact us to see if you’re putting it to best use.  We have the expertise to release the value.