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The Busiest Time for House Hunting Online

06/12/19

the busiest time for house hunting online, revealed

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Robert Oulsnam Lettings Team Expands Again!

26/11/19

Lydia Spencer becomes a permanent member of the Oulsnam Lettings team

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Robert Oulsnam Lettings Team Hires a New Property Manager

25/11/19

we welcome back Darren Barber to the lettings team

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When is the Best Time to Sell Your Home?

17/11/19

list your home now to sell quickly in the New Year

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What is the Best Way to Sell Your Home Quickly?

08/11/19

how to prepare yourself and your home in order to get a swift sale

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The Do's and Don'ts of Property Viewing

05/11/19

the do's and don'ts of viewing a property for sale

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Are you Thinking About Upsizing your House?

18/10/19

Things to consider when thinking about buying a bigger home

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Why Open House Viewings are a Good Way to Sell Your Property

17/10/19

a guide to open viewings when selling your home

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More People Choose to Rent over Buying a Home

05/10/19

why is choosing to rent becoming more and more popular?

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Buying a Property with a Granny Annexe

02/10/19

why buying a house with additional annexe space could be a great investment

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How Can You Improve Your Home’s Chances of Selling?

01/10/19

what are the best ways to help improve kerb appeal and achieve a quick sale?

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How to Secure a Tenant - Get Pet Friendly!

25/09/19

why allowing pets in a rental property is a good idea

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How to Save Money by Using a Letting Agent

22/09/19

how can you save money by using a letting agent to market and manage your home?

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Positivity in the Mortgage Lending Industry

17/09/19

increased confidence within the mortgage lenders association

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How to Add Money to Your Home

15/09/19

extending your property can add £££'s

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Help to Buy Mortgage Changes

05/09/19

help to buy scheme changes to allow longer mortgage terms

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Lettings Sees Increased Market Positivity

03/09/19

rent is up and void periods are down in the lettings market

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​​​​​​​Independent vs Corporate Estate Agents

11/08/19

what are the benefits of using a local estate agent over a corporate agent?

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Landlord Fees - Is Cheaper Always the Best Options

27/07/19

should landlords always go for the cheapest letting agent?

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Open Day at Abbey Gate Development

20/07/19

Bromsgrove sales office holds open day for Abbey Gate development houses

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8 Most Common Estate Agency Myths

14/07/19

8 most common estate agent myths when selling your house

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Road Closures in Barnt Green

05/07/19

Road closures to Hewell Road, Barnt Green for Severn Trent Water upgrades

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New Lettings Manager for our Oulsnams Lettings Office

19/06/19

We find out some more about our new lettings branch manager

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Kings Heath Gets Creative

13/06/19

Kings Heath holds its very first poetry slam

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Star Project Summer Show Update

13/06/19

An update on the Star Project Summer Show

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New Branch Manager for Barnt Green

12/06/19

Introducing Ryan Pell to the Oulsnam team

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Oulsnams Bromsgrove Appoints new Branch Manager

10/06/19

Find out about our new Bromsgrove sales office branch manager

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Making the Best Property Purchase Decisions

22/05/19

Making sure you make the right decision when buying a new home

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Oulsnam Lettings Team Expands Again

18/05/19

Our Lettings team grows its valuation and negotiation department with a new recruit

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Our Lettings Branch Expands with a New Team Member

13/05/19

Lettings team expands with a new addition to the property management team

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Positivity in the Housing and Property Industry

15/04/19

The property industry proves that positive changes continue throughout an unstable political climate

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5 ways to Keep your Tenants Happy!

08/04/19

How to be the best landlord you can possibly be - top tips for making, and keeping, happy tenants!

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How to sell your home for the best price

04/04/19

Top tips to make sure you get the best possible sale price for your home

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top tips for a smooth tenancy check out

03/04/19

Top tips for a smooth tenancy check-out

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Top Tips for Moving Home

28/02/19

Top tips for moving home stress free!

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Birmingham City builds more new homes to meet new housing...

13/02/19

Berkeley Homes invests in Birmingham; new homes will help city meet ambitious new homes target

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Oulsnam West Midlands Property Sales Predictions 2019

08/02/19

What will 2019 bring for the sales market in the property industry? Increased house prices and positivity!

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tenant security during landlord property changes

30/01/19

A growing number of tenants want to stay put, even if their landlord sells up. What are the options?

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Buy to Let Investment Remains A Strong Proposition

28/01/19

Buy to let investment remains a strong proposition for landlords.

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When is the Best Time to Sell Your House?

25/01/19

When's the best time to sell your home? February 19th at 8pm!

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2019 Lettings Market Predictions

21/01/19

What does 2019 hold for the lettings market? Our Lettings Branch Manager gives us her top 5 predictions.

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Should you Extend your House or Relocate?

14/01/19

If you need more space; is it better to extend your property or relocate?

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New Year - New Home for Millennials

09/01/19

What sacrifices are Millennials making in order to get a foot on the property ladder?

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High Street Agents Generate More Sales and Higher Selling...

12/12/18

Recent reports have found that high street agents generate more sales and higher sales prices. We look at the statistics and reflect on why that m...

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How Much Does Buying A House Actually Cost?

05/12/18

A summary of the extra costs over and above the property purchase price associated with buying a new home.

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Robert Oulsnam Heads to Property Awards Night

28/11/18

Robert Oulsnam has been shortlisted for sales and lettings awards in the 2018 Negotiator Awards

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What Type of Survey Should I Have After Buying A House?

27/11/18

A summary of the different options of surveys available to you once you've agreed the purchase of a new property.

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Worcestershire Enjoys Sustained Market Boom

26/11/18

An overview of Worcestershire property market trends

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Oulsnam Launches Auction for British Heart Foundation

23/11/18

Our company-wide online charity auction launches to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.

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Birmingham Bucks Brexit Blues

21/11/18

Proof that The Midlands property market is continuing to flourish despite the Brexit uncertainty.

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Winter Property Health Check for Landlords

13/11/18

A guide to preparing your property for the Winter season.

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Commercial Property Investment Options

06/11/18

An overview of some of the options available to prospective commercial property investors.

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Zero Deposit – An Alternative Option for Rental Deposits

23/10/18

The most attractive thing about the zero-deposit scheme is that these costs are immediately and significantly lowered.

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Keeping Estate Agency Standards High

23/10/18

The government introduced a regulatory body aimed at maintaining higher standards.

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How Can I Avoid My Property Sale Falling Through?

12/10/18

The traditional route to property purchase is to submit an offer to an estate agent based on the sale guide price. 

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THE GREAT BARNT GREEN BAKE OFF

12/10/18

This Halloween, Friday 26th October, the Robert Oulsnam Lettings office will host the event, inviting entries from residents and colleagues alike.

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Dump the Deposits!

20/09/18

There are of course various costs associated with renting a property; one of the largest expenditures (just like a house purchase) is the initial d...

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Second City by Name, Not Activity

29/08/18

Birmingham is regarded as the "second city" in the UK but it is currently in pole position when it comes to the lettings market.

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Moving in with your significant other

29/08/18

Moving in with your significant other (or even a house mate) is a pretty serious step in any relationship.

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Online Vs High Street Agents

29/08/18

It’s hard to imagine a world without the internet; it’s certainly brought many advances to how we access information and allows us to make informed...

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Buy to Let is On the Up

29/08/18

More and more investors are opting to put their capital into a buy to let property. We discuss why....

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Don't Move to A New House, Invest in Wi-Fi!

28/08/18

How many of us have paid money for a house that we only utilise a smaller percentage of? Even though 43% of UK residents say they want to move to ...

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5 Clever Ways to Maximise Space in a Small House

06/06/18

For many homeowners, space comes at a premium, So, we're bringing you some clever solutions that may help you enhance the space in your home

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High Street Estate Agent VS Online Estate Agent

06/06/18

As Spring approaches our offices are getting nice and busy! But the question still hanging over many potential sellers heads is: high street agents...

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Why Choo Choose Bournville?

26/03/18

With construction beginning on High Speed Rail Two, a connection that will link a redeveloped Curzon Street Station in Birmingham to Euston Station...

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WHO IS OUR 2018 CHARITY OF THE YEAR?

29/01/18

It’s that time of the year again for the company to vote for the new charity of the year for 2018. This will be the 3rd year running we have a d...

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