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Read about our latest news, topical partner content, events and insights regarding the London residential property market. Find out more by clicking the links below:
Useful advice to use when navigating the mortgage minefield
23rd January 2018
Navigating the mortgage minefield
Hays Financial centre, our partner for mortgages provide advice on how to navigate the ‘mortgage minefield'
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Here are five useful tips to prepare for moving in
19th January 2018
Preparing for moving in day
We’ve checked in with our partner Pickfords who shed some light on how to make the move into your new home a bit easier...
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Free Property Valuation and Market Appraisals
12th January 2018
Free Property Valuation and Market Appraisals
Are you curious about market conditions and the current sales or lettings value of your property?
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Avoid Tenancy Void Periods - Ensure Your Property Stands Out!
11th January 2018
Ensure Your Property Stands Out!
Our Partners "LOFT" advise that presenting a property with a great interior can help landlords reduce void periods..
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Looking for ways to beat the January blues? We have 5 helpful tips
8th January 2018
Beat the January blues with 5 helpful tips
We’re all feeling it.. the season of celebrations are over, the weather is miserable and although it’s #newyearnewme the post-Christmas blues are kicking in. We’ve therefore come up with five useful tips…
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Dubai Investment - Azizi Developments Chairman's Message
2nd January 2018
Dubai Investment - Azizi Developments Chairman's Message
High return on investment: During the first quarter of 2017, Dubai recorded a sharp rise in the value of real estate transactions. The real estate authority reported AED77 billion (US$20.9 billion) worth of deals in the first three months of the year...
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Should you market your property this January?
1st January 2018
Marketing your property this January?
Will you be selling or letting your property in 2018? Are you curious about market conditions and the current value of your property?
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Furnishing guide for Landlords looking to attract young professional tenants
21st December 2017
Furnishing guide for Landlords looking to attract young professional tenants
Our Partners LOFT Interiors provide professional furniture solutions and offer advice on how landlords need to be in tune with the furnishing aspirations some young professionals may desire for the property they choose to rent..
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Alex Neil Christmas Opening Hours December 2017 & January 2018
20th December 2017
Alex Neil Christmas Opening Hours
We look forward to assisting your moving requirements, contact us during the festive period to organise valuation and viewing appointments along with any customer service requirements, we are always happy to be of service!
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You've purchased your new home, is it time to upgrade security?
19th December 2017
You've purchased your new home, is it time to upgrade security?
Having made what is likely to be one of your largest ever purchases it will be worth considering some additional expense for your peace of mind. Our partner Locksmith provides considerations and explanation..
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*Attention property investors* new residential opportunities
19th December 2017
Two new exciting investment opportunities located in Bootle and Merseyside..
Exciting opportunities to invest from £85,000 in Bootle and from £99,130 in The Wirral where you can receive 7% assured rent for 2 Years...
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Interested in investing abroad? Take a look at Dubai
18th December 2017
Exciting new investment opportunities in Dubai
*Invest from £95,000 in brand new developments* boasting French Mediterranean design perspective and modern architecture to create the ideal place for modern community living...
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The allAgents 2017 Best Estate Agent in London
18th December 2017
The allAgents 2017 Best Estate Agent in London
We are looking forward to 2018 and we approach it holding the award for Best Estate Agent in London (plus many more...) Our team members are prepared and committed to making 2018 even more successful!
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Thinking of investing in a place in the sun? Cape Verde could be perfect for you
7th December 2017
Thinking of investing in a place in the sun? Cape Verde could be perfect for you
*Invest from £10,000 in brand new developments* boasting luxurious properties in one of the world’s fastest-growing tourism markets...
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Conveyancing, five frequently asked questions
6th December 2017
Conveyancing, five frequently asked questions
Legal matters like conveyancing can be complex and involve unfamiliar jargon, raising questions a plenty..
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Should I market my property before or after Christmas?
1st December 2017
Should I market my property before or after Christmas?
Will you be selling or letting your property in 2018? Are you curious about market conditions and the current value of your property?
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*New partnership announcement* with SCS Law - Landlord Solicitors!
30th November 2017
New partnership announcement with SCS Law - Landlord Solicitors!
We are delighted to have partnered with SCS Law who provide customers with specialist legal advice, case management and court representation for reasonable prices.
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Home Insurance at Christmas, the unexpected can happen..
28th November 2017
Home Insurance at Christmas, the unexpected can happen..
Christmas preparations are under way and our partner for Home Insurance recommend ensuring that your home is always wrapped up with cover, the unexpected can happen..
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*New partnership* with KwikSweep - Domestic Rubbish Removals
28th November 2017
*New partnership* with KwikSweep - Domestic Rubbish Removals
We are pleased to announce a new partnership with KwikSweep! KwikSweep will ensure that your waste is disposed of in the right way and sort out any recyclables possible.
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Will Crossrail be bringing you to work this time next year?
24th November 2017
Will Crossrail be bringing you to work this time next year?
With the development of Crossrail on track to make journeys up to five times quicker and a prediction of 200 million passengers a year, where will people choose to live?
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*New partnership announcement* with Ellis David Insurance Brokers!
22nd November 2017
New partnership with Ellis David Insurance Brokers
We are pleased to have partnered with Ellis David Insurance Brokers who provide customers with independent advice on over 250 insurance products from over 100 insurance companies.
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The Northern Powerhouse investment opportunities
20th November 2017
How property investment hotspots are being created by the Northern Powerhouse effect
We are excited to have partnered with several developments in the Northern regions of England including Manchester, Liverpool, Preston and Bradford. Interest in these cities has expanded and here's why...
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The prestigious 2017 allAgents Awards have now been announced!
2nd November 2017
The 2017 allAgents Awards
allAgents have presented us with the award for Best Estate Agent in London (plus many more...) We are delighted and proud of all our team members for working so hard to deliver excellent customer experiences.
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Alex Neil are now promoting Fairview New Homes developments across London
1st November 2017
Fairview New Homes
We are pleased to be working with Fairview New Homes promoting their brand-new developments. From apartments to houses, in and around London, these stunning new developments are the ideal place to find your new home.
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National Landlord Investment Show Olympia London 7th November 2017
19th October 2017
National Landlord Investment Show
We are proud to be exhibiting at the National Landlord Investment Show this November. Held at Olympia, London this is the UK's Largest Residential Property Investment Exhibition. If our services are instructed prior to Monday 3rd November 2017, your
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What steps can be taken to make selling a home easier?
16th October 2017
How to present your home for selling
These positive steps will be instrumental in helping you attain a successful sale. Ask Alex Neil Estate Agents for professional advice and recommendations to help you achieve top market value.
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Great facts about living and working at Canary Wharf
26th September 2017
Great facts about living and working at Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf and Docklands have been transformed since the disappearance of the old docks some forty years ago, it is now a thriving and exciting place in which to live, work, and play.
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The booming Greenwich Property market is continuing at pace, but why?
31st July 2017
The booming Greenwich Property market is continuing at pace, but why?
Housing prices have risen at the rate of 24% in the past year, compared average with the London average of 13% placing The Royal Borough well ahead of the current trend.
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New developments and growth in Elephant and Castle
19th June 2017
New developments and growth in Elephant and Castle
Collectively there are 15 projects underway and they are part of the major initiative in the regeneration of the Elephant and Castle at this time. Two major projects at the heart of the development are Elephant Park & the Town Centre development.
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How the general election may affect the London Property market
5th June 2017
How the general election may affect the London Property market
With just a few days to go until General Election Day much of the population at large is holding its collective breath wondering what the political landscape will look like on Friday 9th June.
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Proposed Woolwich arts hub to rival London's Southbank
30th May 2017
Proposed Woolwich arts hub to rival London's Southbank
The Riverside at Woolwich is set to become a serious rival to London's Southbank Centre thanks to a massive 40 pound million proposed Arts Hub close to the Crossrail station.
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First time buyers, where to buy in South London?
25th May 2017
First time buyers, where to buy in South London?
Elephant Park is an outstanding brand new development offering an attractive range of modern one, two, three bedroom apartments plus town houses being built in five separate phases. Each apartment features a fully fitted kitchen that includes fitted kitch
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Major investment in East London will boost the entire London economy.
20th April 2017
Major investment in East London will boost the entire London economy.
There will be 15,000 new homes built on brown field land providing accommodation for many of the Cities dwellers. In addition, there will be 8 million square feet of commercial space generating approximately 60,000 new jobs, half as many again as first th
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The possible effects of Brexit on the London Property Market.
1st April 2017
The possible effects of Brexit on the London Property Market.
It is anticipated that the Capital's Housing Market will be hit hardest by any adverse impact from Brexit, much will depend on the likely outcome of negotiations with regard to the Financial Sector which currently, and historically, does much to reinforc
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Effects of Crossrail to the London property market
1st March 2017
Effects of Crossrail to the South East and East London property market
Additional cross rails in London tube give more access to transportation to neighbouring areas outside of London. New infrastructures also signify that the area will have more developments thus the cos of living in these areas will also increase.
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New landlord taxes and how it can affect you
2nd February 2017
New landlord taxes and how it can affect you
Many buy to let landlords were shocked when it was announced that their tax relief for mortgage interest in buy to let properties are going to be slashed starting April this year.
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