Property News

Updating you with the latest happenings in the property market.

Exploding the myths of Estate Agency.

Whilst most Estate Agents exist in order to deliver a high level of service to their clients when buying or selling their home, there are some things which set exceptional agents apart from the run of the mill and they are things worth knowing and considering before you decide who to list your ho...

Post Lockdown - Property Market Update

The property market in Northern Ireland formally reopened on 8th June 2020 after 2 1/2 months "On Ice". 3 months on what has been happening?
Coronavirus - Covid19

Property sales in the era of Covid 19.

With Estate Agents finally preparing to return to work following the Corona virus lock down there are many factors to consider in order to ensure the safety of staff, buyers and sellers.

2019 Review of the Year

It was a year of change in the local estate agency market too with 3 agents closing offices in Newtownards and at least one internet based agent arriving with a fanfare and quietly disappearing again with a wimper.

The "Unsuccessful Bidder".

Over the years we have had very few complaints against our company but where we have it has almost always been from a buyer who "missed out" on the property they wanted. There seems to be a suspicion amongst unsuccessful bidders that the reason they missed out on the property was due to some "un...

Making Sense of Estate Agents Fees

Estate Agents Fees can be very confusing and often leave you unclear as to what you will actually pay. Our video explains some of the tactics used and why Grant Estate Agents prefer to quote you a fixed fee that includes marketing fees, our commission, Energy Performance Certificate and VAT so th...