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GETTING AHEAD OF THE DIGITAL CURVE

GETTING AHEAD OF THE DIGITAL CURVE

For those who aren’t up-to-speed on the latest trends in the estate agency sector the recent HSBC home-buying report, The Future of Home Buying, may have contained some surprising findings. The report surveyed more than 9,000 people in nine countries and predicts that property is the next industry in line to face the fabled ‘disruptors’.

GUERNSEY PROPERTY BULLETIN Q2 2017

Livingroom has long advocated a realistic attitude towards house prices and it would appear the latest States of Guernsey Property Bulletin bears this out.

While Q2 statistics in the bulletin show that the average Local Market price of £417,962 was marginally lower than Q1 2017 by 3.3%, as well as Q2 2016 by 3.8%, there has been a 20% increase in transactions this quarter compared to previous Q1 this year. There were 196 Local Market properties sold - 33 more than in the previous quarter although two fewer than the same quarter of 2016.

TEAM ‘LIVINGVROOM’ SURVIVE THE RUBIS SOAP BOX CHALLENGE!

Livingroom staff successfully raced in the RUBiS Soap Box Challenge this weekend after having designed and built their soapbox, ‘Le Petit Maison’, from scratch. Nick, Paul & Rhys utilised evenings and weekends over the last month to work on the entry which was based upon two children’s bicycles. Local Market Manager Nick Paluch said: “starting with a blank canvas was tricky but once we started building it the design came together really quickly”. The theme was a small house with a lean-to extension as a bonnet, complete with granite detailing and a brick chimney.

LIVINGROOM WELCOMES TWO NEW RECRUITS

Our team has grown once again with not one but two new recruits!

LIVINGROOM LAUNCHES NEW OPEN MARKET PUBLICATION

Welcome to the first edition of the Livingroom Open Market Review. The book is a reflection of our confidence in the Open Market and desire to sell our beautiful island in a contemporary, positive light. The Review is designed to showcase some of the extraordinary properties currently listed for sale with Livingroom. We’ve also invited a selection of local experts to provide information pertinent to the Open Market and you’ll find their thoughts throughout.

OPEN MARKET PROPERTY: JOIN THE SEARCH PARTY

In an age when everyone is online, property shows dominate the TV listings and information is available at the click of a button, finding out about Guernsey and buying a house on the island has never been more immediate. Simon Torode, founder and managing director of Livingroom Estate Agents, which has been at the forefront of introducing new technologies to the Guernsey housing market, examines considered, targeted ‘old school’ marketing as part of the mix.

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