PROPERTY – Energy Efficient Homes by Mary Wilson

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Winter 12 issue. Whether you are keen to save money on the running of your home or want to do your bit to reduce global warming, properties which are energy efficient or have eco features make sense. “In years to come the prevalence of energy efficiency in homes … [Read more...]

PROPERTY – Homes with a view by Mary Wilson

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Autumn 12 issue. What price a view? Quite a lot in property terms for a stunning view can add considerably to the value of a house. "A view can add 15-20% to the price  of a property, particularly properties with direct water views, as they rarely come to the market" … [Read more...]

PROPERTY – Properties with added value by Mary Wilson

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Summer 12 issue. Everyone is looking for good value, whether it be when they buy a new car, a new TV or a new home. The good news is that property values are holding up and in prime areas, where the shortage of properties is biting, going up. But purchasers still … [Read more...]

PROPERTY – Market update by Mary Wilson

Article from FOCUS Magazine – Spring 12 issue. Agents and developers are feeling confident that 2012 should be an improvement on the previous year, despite the difficult market conditions. There is still a shortage of properties, both new and re-sale, but purchaser confidence seems to be … [Read more...]