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 […]

Will an extra £2bn really make a difference?

Expert View by IAN LEE – director of McAndrew Martin chartered surveyors    Q: What difference will the government’s recent pledge of an extra £2bn for affordable housing make? A: Prime Minister Theresa May announced the additional funding at the Conservative Party conference to take its total commitment for affordable housing to £9bn by 2021. She […]

Bidding war reaches £17k above estimate

  ‘There was keen interest, with the final bid at £167,000’ Clive Emson Auctioneers This three-bedroom house in Portsmouth went under the auctioneer’s hammer for £167,000 in a bidding battle on Monday, September 11. The end-terrace property at 54 Ernest Road, Fratton, which fetched £17,000 above the freehold guide price, was among 140 lots being […]

10 Tips for disguising ugly radiators

Article first published on Houzz Fed up with looking at a boring radiator? Unsure how to blend it into your room scheme? Be inspired by these smart ways to disguise your rads, and see how you can transform an eyesore into an asset. Photo by Thorp Design Create a window seat If you have a […]

Six-bedroomed detached home

Green Lane, Warsash, Southampton Complete with annexe Here’s a wonderful opportunity to acquire a versatile six-bedroom detached house together with a luxury detached self-contained annexe, making this property ideal for three generation family occupation. A unique feature of this home is undoubtedly the gardens and grounds which include extensive lawned areas as well as part […]

Well-presented four-bed property

Woodfield Avenue, Farlington Whether you are buying or selling a property, it pays to talk to an estate agent with a good knowledge of the area you prefer. And when it comes to Woodfield Avenue in Farlington, Colin Shairp, of Town and Country Southern estate agents, is on top of the topic – just as […]