The PMS Lettings & Sales Blog

Here’s where we answer your most pressing and challenging questions, where we share with you our thoughts and ideas on marketing your home
We’re All Going On A Stamp Duty Holiday!

We’re All Going On A Stamp Duty Holiday!

Confused about the new Stamp Duty holiday announcement? Check out our simplified 2-minute guide! The Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced sweeping changes on the 8th July around Stamp Duty which is excellent news for anyone thinking of buying or selling a home in...

First Time Buying Advice in Chichester – Without the jargon

First Time Buying Advice in Chichester – Without the jargon

There’s a first time for everything, and in this 3-minute easy-read, we share advice on making your property buying debut in Chichester a successful one. Do you remember when you rode a bike without support for the first time? Or when you learned to swim? And who can...

13 Ways Lockdown Changed People’s Habits in CHICHESTER

13 Ways Lockdown Changed People’s Habits in CHICHESTER

As we get used to the ‘new normal’, we take a quick look back at how people’s habits dramatically changed during the lockdown—a 2-minute read. Recently The Sunday Times published a fascinating collection of statistics around how the lives of people in the UK...

What Came First, The Chicken or The Egg?

What Came First, The Chicken or The Egg?

This is probably the most common question we get asked: Should I find a suitable house to buy and then put my house on the market or secure a buyer first then start looking? So here’s the answer, and it’s very simple… Secure a buyer for your property FIRST (assuming...

Why It’s So Important To Get Your Asking Price Right!

Getting the asking price wrong when selling a property is probably one of the easiest but most crucial mistakes to make. Naturally, everyone wants to achieve the highest price possible (and rightly so).  But did you know that it is often the lowest priced properties...

How Covid-19 Changed the Property Market in CHICHESTER

How Covid-19 Changed the Property Market in CHICHESTER

In this 2-minute read, we unveil how Covid-19 has changed people’s property priorities. Space may well have been the final frontier for the crew of the Starship Enterprise in Star Trek, but it’s also made the news recently much closer to home. According to a BBC...

Can the Colour of Your Front Door Help Sell Your Home Faster?

Can the Colour of Your Front Door Help Sell Your Home Faster?

When people come to look around your property, they make very fast judgements. One of the first impressions they’ll see of your home is the front view, and this will either be on our website, property portals or as they drive past and see the ‘for sale’ sign. That’s...

7 Tips to Increase the Value of Your Home in Chichester

7 Tips to Increase the Value of Your Home in Chichester

Increasing the value of your home in Chichester is a smart way to go further with your investment. Even if housing prices naturally increase in the area as it develops, renovating and improving your Chichester home will boost its value even further. Between improving...

How to Update Your Home in Chichester on a Budget

How to Update Your Home in Chichester on a Budget

When you want to update your home, you might assume it’s going to cost you a lot of money.  However, there are a number of ways you can give your home a makeover that won’t cost you the earth.  If you’re on a tight budget, simply follow these tips: Make your kitchen...