Monthly Archives: May 2017

What can you do if your property won’t sell?

By |2017-05-18T09:31:08+01:00May 18th, 2017|Leeds, property|

There's no silver bullet in selling property people say, but there are certain factors that matter: Asking price Location Time on the market Estate agent Marketing At Hogan's we've looked at just the Leeds property market and there's over 3200 for sale in Leeds alone, with some properties being first listed 4 years ago! Quite

Decluttering your home, apparently it’s on trend.

By |2017-05-04T08:43:24+01:00May 4th, 2017|property|

Decluttering your West Yorkshire home can add value. Yes it can. How? Let us explain. We’ve all been there – that stark, empty house when the removal company are carrying in furniture, beds and white goods for you to watch aghast at the disappearing space. Space really does appear to be the final frontier. Decluttering

Leeds leads the northern cities – or does it?

By |2017-05-02T20:12:06+01:00May 2nd, 2017|property|

As Leeds estate and letting agents, we posed a question status on our Facebook page asking this: Out of four northern cities: Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester and Newcastle Upon Tyne, which city centre has the highest average property price? Everybody, practically, went all Manc and opted for our drizzly Pennine neighbour. But you know what? They

Why this Leeds estate agency has gone all social

By |2017-05-02T19:26:52+01:00May 2nd, 2017|Leeds|

We live in 2017, a time when young and old are glued to tablets and smartphones to such an extent that drivers using mobile phones face punitive penalties if caught. We’re not here, as a leading independent Leeds estate agency, to discuss the whys and wherefores of the law, but rather to look at why

May calls June election – what will happen now?

By |2017-05-02T19:21:17+01:00May 2nd, 2017|Leeds|

Theresa May caught everyone by surprise, perhaps, with her announcement of an early election. She claims it’s to strengthen her hand in Article 50 negotiations, apparently decided whilst she was trudging hills in Wales with her husband, though cynics have suggested it’s more to do with opinion polls than leaving Europe. Whatever way the country

Beeston, is it the rising star of south Leeds?

By |2017-05-02T19:31:09+01:00May 2nd, 2017|Leeds|

Sandwiched between Elland Road and the White Rose Shopping Centre, Beeston, with its population of 15,000 is enjoying a property resurgence. It’s not difficult to see why. The access to motorways from this south Leeds suburb like the M621, is superb, and the area is effectively spliced in two by a park called Cross Flatts.