Alan Lee <al...@darkroom.plus.com
> wrote in
> How is the house sale going?
> The EA is coming round next Friday to do the photos, he still thinks
> it should be marketed at last years level, I want a quick sale, so am
> going a lot lower.
> Any tips before he turns up?
This place needs a bit of work. Nothing that stops someone moving in but
windows and doors are geriatric uPVC so not sealing well in places.
Floor upstairs are 50 year old chipboard and need some TLC. We pitched
the price at just above the lower value in Zoopla's range which spans
I have had 7 viewings over the 2 weekends since listing.
2 offers so far at £10k below asking price. Not accepting those, yet at
least. I'm in no hurry as a couple of the others seem keen but have
technicalities to resolve before they can make an offer. Apparently they
have to demonstrate they have access to funds before they can make an
offer. One is self-employed so embroiled with a mortgage broker.
I note that some places in Shropshire and just across the border in
Wales that I have saved in Zoopla have had prices reduced. They are
mostly places that went on the market in 2022, so some adjustment not
It's Cheltenham Festival until Friday so not expecting anyone coming
this week, and only the 3rd weekend on the market. From my perspective,
with Easter and the bank holidays coming, it would be convenient to move
mid May i.e. after the
> French run - the OH spoke to CB at the weekend, they dont think they
> will make it now, going instead to Normandy, I presume you are with
Yes. I visited C&T last month and we made the assumption that the trip
would be in Normandy so made plans to extend in Normandy & Brittany. We
had booked the Brittany Ferries crossing to Caen on the Friday, arriving
mid afternoon, so too far to travel to Givet. We have booked into a
Logis hotel for the Fri/Sat half way between Caen & Bayeux, then St
Malo, then Valognes before home from Cherbourg.