The risk and the reward

Keeping to our word – and hoping clients do the same By Colin Shairp, director, Town and Country Southern and Fine and Country Southern   Contracts can be difficult things – everyone likes them so they know where they are, but you always come up against people who then try to get round them. My […]

Pearsons opens up in Bishop’s Waltham

This latest addition consolidates the coverage of the popular Meon Valley area   Pearsons Estate Agents are delighted to announce the opening of their new office in the centre of Bishop’s Waltham. While the company already has a significant presence across southern Hampshire, this latest addition to the Pearsons network consolidates the company’s coverage of […]

Welcome aboard Trio will help agency keep its five-star rating   The new year sees three new team members at Town and Country Southern estate agents, and its fellow brand Fine and Country Southern Hampshire in Drayton. New recruit Lara Faber-Johnson Business owner Colin Shairp says the three recruits have been essential to bolster an […]

How to get your garden ready for spring

Original article first published on Houzz Dreaming of a bright summer garden but the reality is a dreary plot of dead perennials, soggy grass and a lot of winter clutter? Take heart from the fact you’re not alone and follow these simple ideas to inspire you to plan ahead for the spring – and perhaps […]

How to hack Ikea products for a more unique look

Original article first published on Houzz Amanda Pollard, Houzz Contributor You may have heard that Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad passed away recently at the grand old age of 91. In tribute to the flat-pack phenomenon he founded in the 1940s, here are some Ikea hacks to inspire you. Photo by Violet & George Mix and […]

Four first-floor bedrooms

‘Oak flooring throughout, except the kitchen which has slate’ Anmore Road, Denmead   Here’s a delightful character family home which has been the subject of significant improvements to include a stunning kitchen extension to create an open-plan kitchen/family room opening on to the rear gardens via bi-fold doors. There are two other reception rooms on […]