The Winkworth blog

The Winkworth Blog

We’ve opened a new office in Nottingham

We’re pleased to let you know that the Winkworth network is expanding with a new office in Nottingham. This means we now have over 95 offices around the UK and remain London’s largest estate agency. Our latest office is owned by Mark Bygott, a name you may be familiar with if you have bought, sold,… Continue Reading ›

Are property prices set to soar?

Dominic Agace, CEO of Winkworth, talks exclusively about the impact of the general election, property prices and buying in the country   It’s barely a week since the General Election, but the clouds have passed, and the sun is once more starting to peep through onto the property market. “There is no doubt that just… Continue Reading ›

Houses to win your vote

Putney

The eyes have it, but kerb appeal isn’t everything. The calibre of your neighbours is important, too. Choose your new home carefully and your neighbours could become your Right Honourable friends. Here is a General Selection of properties where you could hobnob with the political elite. Click here to start the search for your new… Continue Reading ›

Top 10 ways to add value to your home

Whether you are thinking of splashing out on a bathroom, creating a new kitchen, or liberating the loft, here is our guide to boosting the value of your property   Everyone knows that home improvements add value to a home. The message seems to be hammered home in virtually every TV property programme. But which… Continue Reading ›

Here comes summer: top homes for sun-seekers

Tuscany

As May bursts into bloom, we start to dream of azure skies and sparkling seas   Close your eyes and imagine the smell of thyme and warm pine resin, feel the balmy waters of the Med on your skin and relax in the golden glow. Here are hot properties for serious sun-worshippers. One home was… Continue Reading ›

Labour puts its stamp on housing

The Labour Party Hold Their Annual Party Conference

With only days to go until the election, housing seems to be at the top of the agenda for the political parties as they battle it out for Downing Street. Just this weekend Labour have announced two major proposals focused both on the lettings and sales market in the hope to tempt younger voters onto… Continue Reading ›

Top 10 homes for sports fans

witham on the hill bourne

Fast track your property desires to net a winning combination.   With the FA Cup Final due to kick off on May 30, we do some fancy footwork to find 10 homes near great sporting venues. Click here to start the search for your perfect home or click here to find your nearest Winkworth office.

Election result fires up property market

Tory victory sends a green light to buyers and sellers – now the action will begin   It began with an exit poll that looked like good news for the Conservatives, and it stayed that way. “No one really expected this,” says Dominic Agace, chief executive officer of Winkworth estate agents. “We are especially pleased… Continue Reading ›

QUIZ: How well do you know the royal palaces?

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The general election may be hogging the news, but for Royalists, only one event matters this spring – the impending birth of William’s and Kate’s second child. How well do you know the royal palaces? Take our quiz to find out.