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

Two people carrying cardboard boxes
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.
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should you sell your house in the summer
August 8th 2022
Longer days, lighter nights, and blue skies. 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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Garden
August 8th 2022
Gardens are at the top of many home buyers’ wish lists, especially after the restrictions imposed by the pandemic which made many of us realise the value of outdoor space, no matter how small
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Online vs Local
August 3rd 2022
Wondering what's the best way to sell your property and confused about the difference between traditional local estate agents and online agents? Find out more with our helpful summary
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Detached House Kerb Appeal with garden
July 13th 2022
Kerb appeal is the first and last thing a perspective buyer or tenant will see when viewing your property, so it’s vital to make a great first impression. After all, the exterior of your home is an advert for what is inside and improving the external appearance will not only leave a good long-lasting impression but may also significantly increase the value of your home.
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Compulsory material information on property listings
March 2nd 2022
Trading Standards and the government have jointly announced compulsory material information which must appear on property listings. A property's council tax band or rate (for lettings and sales) and the property price and tenure information (for sales) must be included on all property listings by 31st May 2022.
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How to choose an estate agent to sell your home
February 24th 2022
Choosing an estate agent to sell or rent out your home can be a daunting task. Do you have recommendations from friends of family? Should you rely on online reviews? Choose the agent with the most sales boards visible? Or choose the estate agent who offers the cheapest service?
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Finding a conveyancer
February 24th 2022
Find out what a conveyancer does and how they are involved in the process of buying a house.
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November 15th 2021
If you’ve decided 2022 is going to be the year you move to a new home and you have a property to sell, then we recommend you get started now. Getting your property on the market before Boxing Day will give you the best chance of getting a buyer in place quickly – but with Christmas coming you’ll need to act fast.
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5 Reasons why you should list your property before looking to buy.
November 10th 2021
Following a year of exceptionally high levels of property sales, the market is now seeing a shortage of new properties available on the market. This is making buying a new home more competitive than ever and in many cases a high number of buyers are looking to purchase the same property.
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Two people looking at a phone screen
November 10th 2021
Find out about the different property valuation options available before you sell your home.
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Two people hugging
November 10th 2021
There are lots of things to consider when moving house. Find out more about each stage of the house buying process and things you can do to help it move smoothly.
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