Largs - Waverley

Stay-cation review: Largs, Scotland

We’ve recently visited the small sea-side town of Largs in Scotland. We were so impressed with this place, we though we would write a stay-cation review. Transport Largs is located roughly 240 miles away from Manchester, and we had a relatively simple 4 hour drive to get to the town. You can also get the

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indoor garden

Top 6 houseplants to freshen up your home

Here’s a list of houseplants even a beginner gardener would find difficult to kill. Put them in lovely pots, sprinkle some water in and you’re good-to-go. Nothing brightens up, and cleans the air in a room like greenery.. Aloe Vera These are seriously cool – inside the plant is a colourless jelly- like leaf tissue

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Down Value

How does a down-valuation affect my house purchase?

How does a down-valuation affect my house purchase? What is a mortgage down-valuation? Once an offer has been accepted, a chartered surveyor is instructed by the mortgage lender to find out if the purchase price you have agreed reasonable. A surveyor will take into account the following when valuing a property: look at evidence of

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Another Rossendale property sold!

Rutland Walk, Haslingden This fantastic home had a huge amount of viewing requests. It was only on the market for 3 days before our buyer offered 110% of the asking price. The offer was agreed instantly, and all further viewings cancelled once all the checks were done. We love what we do. We sell houses.  

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property valuation

Estate Agent Valuations Explained

Estate Agent Valuations Explained When you have decided to market your property, you will book a few estate agents to visit & value your property. A home valuation is built up from the following factors: Property type eg: Detached, Semi Detached, Terraced property Location Condition Presentation Properties sold in the area It’s a common misconception

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Why choose Coppenwall estate agents?

Why choose Coppenwall estate agents? All estate agents have their selling points, but most offer similar services, just at varying degrees of competence. We have highlighted 6 reasons why you should use Coppenwall Estate Agents. 1. WEB FOCUSED Traditional methods of marketing are fading in the world of estate agency. When was the last time

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land-purchase

Coppenwalls basic guide to buying land

Buying land can be very daunting, especially if you have never done it before. Where do you even start? This post is here to give you a few helpful tips to help you with your search. Why are you buying land? Whatever reason you have for purchasing land; investment, house build etc, make sure you

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daisies in a pot

Get creative with smaller gardens

Get creative with smaller gardens Gardens are becoming an increasingly important part of a house sale. People are looking more for kerb appeal, and having a simple and impressive garden is the best way to sell your house quickly. But what if you don’t have much space outside? How can you still create an impression?

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Manage property viewings

How to manage your property viewings

  When your house is on the market, you will have people coming round to view the property, here are some tips on showing people around your home. Benefits You will know every aspect of your property, including how best to use the space, what home improvements you have made. You will be able to

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Questions to ask your estate agent

Questions to ask your estate agent

Questions to ask your estate agent before instruction: Fees The majority of estate agents will charge a percentage of the property sale as their commission. This can be anything between 0.75% and 3%, although some agents may offer you a fixed fee. Aim to get a fee that is 1% + VAT for a sole

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Whinberry Naze

Rossendale Life

The majority of our Coppenwall team are from Rossendale. We have lived ’round ere’ all our lives and we love it. Coppenwall is an online estate agency that has been born out of experience in the industry, and the Rossendale valley. Why move / live in the Rossendale valley? well… here’s what the Coppenwall team have

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