Don’t believe all you hear!

June 11, 2023By Kate

There’s a lot of doom and gloom in the papers and on the news currently about property prices falling and future predictions. Of course, with rising interest rates, this is a logical consequence for some parts of the country. However we have seen little, if any change in Hampshire – especially in Winchester and the … Read More

Spring is in the air!

April 24, 2023By Kate

Spring has arrived and it has certainly started to shake the cobwebs out of the housing market! Agents reported a slow start to the year, instruction levels were low despite valuations being pretty steady. April has seen things pick up, the sunshine has definitely helped. We’ve also seen an increase in enquiries and have recently … Read More

To buy or not to buy…

January 11, 2023By Kate

With so much worldwide and economical uncertainty, rising interest rates plus reports that property prices are falling, that is the question I have been asked many times over the last few months. Since the first quarter of 2020, we have seen the market soar due to demand far outstripping supply especially in counties such as … Read More

Property passion in a podcast

January 7, 2022By Kate

Happy new year! The market has kicked off already, I’m delighted to say that several sales have gone through over the holiday period and I’ve also had lots of new enquiries and taken on new clients. I know of some exciting off-market houses that may be just right for you. Agents are reporting an uplift … Read More

Long time!

August 18, 2021By Kate

I can’t believe it has been over 5 years since I last wrote a blog! It was only when it was pointed out recently by a new enquiry who wondered if I was still in business that I was aware of just how much time had passed. I have very much been around and active … Read More

Schools – one of the prime reasons families relocate

April 4, 2014By Kate

  Victoria Bond is the founder of, a free online information resource for parents looking to find the best school for their child. Search 35,000+ schools in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland by name, postcode or location and see all the official data clearly displayed in a single page I recently saw a … Read More

Winchester Hat Fair 6th – 8th July

July 3, 2012By Kate

The Winchester Hat Fair is Britains longest running festival of street theatre and outdoor arts and it is, without doubt, one of Hampshires truly unique summer events.  For more information on this unmissable weekend, please click here.

Best of British Festival

March 16, 2012By Kate

Winchester is proud to be marking The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the run up to the Olympic and Paralympic Games with a series of special events showcasing everything that makes Britain great. Between 25 May and 26 July 2012 the whole district will be marking the occasion in a Best of British Festival.  To read … Read More