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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.

Moving house in 2022
July 21st 2022
Are you wanting to move home in time for the new year? If so, you'll need to be looking at making an offer on a property in the next few weeks.   
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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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Plate of hot cross buns of a table
April 19th 2022
Fantastic weather and turn out for the Easter Service in Market Square. 
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Right to rent online checking service
March 2nd 2022
Changes from 6 April 2022 will impact how letting agents and landlords in England conduct Right to Rent checks.
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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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Levelling up in Buckinghamshire
March 2nd 2022
What are the government's plans in relation to Levelling Up and the private rental sector?
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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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Two people sitting on the floor looking at a phone screen
February 15th 2022
Finding and keeping a quality tenant for your rental property is a major factor in the successful operation of your property. If you have a courteous tenant, who pays their rent on time and cares for your rental property, you will find your role as a landlord easier.
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Meet the team - Michael Skeath Lettings Manager
January 12th 2022
Meet Michael Skeath - Lettings Manager for JNP. You'll find him overseeing the High Wycombe and Amersham branches.
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Why now is a good time to review your mortgage arrangements
November 23rd 2021
The Bank of England is expected to announce interest rate rises in the coming weeks.  Embrace Financial Services (EFS) is urging existing and potential borrowers to address their current or future mortgage needs to minimise the risk of higher mortgage repayments in the future.
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Government financial support for rent arrears in Winter 2021. Guidance for Landlords and Tenants.
November 16th 2021
The government recently announced that it will make £65m available to support low income households who are in rent arrears, as a result of the pandemic. As a landlord or a tenant, what does this mean for you?
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