4 Ways to Unwind Whilst Working from Home
As many of us have been adapting to working from home and/or learning how to properly home school, it has become increasingly easier to forget to enjoy some time for ourselves. So, in this month’s post, we are providing you with 4 ways to help you unwind and indulge in some ‘Me Time’. Meditate Many […]
Key questions to ask if you are considering becoming a first-time landlord
Becoming a landlord for the first time can be an exciting but daunting prospect. For many, the idea of renting out an unused property sounds great but the processes, procedures and legal obligations can leave them feeling overwhelmed and uncertain. At Paige & Petrook, we want to ensure that your first experience as a landlord […]
Love Parks Week: Making the Most of Pinner’s Outdoor Beauty
During the past few months of lockdown, the team at Paige & Petrook have certainly become more appreciative of our local surroundings. From brisk walks around the block with our dog through to longer strolls in local parks and gardens, the glorious weather has helped us all to manage the restrictions of lockdown a little […]
“The Tenants Fees Act: Widescale Adoption One Year On”
In June 2019, The Tenant Fees Act was first introduced in England and now one year on, its powers have now been extended to apply to all existing tenancies. When it came into force last year, the Act only applied to new tenancies created from that point onwards, plus some selected renewals. In order to […]
Celebrating the history of Pinner for Local History and Awareness Month
Held as an annual event, the month of May is ‘Local History and Awareness Month’. The aim of this month is to help people to become more aware of their wonderful local history, and Pinner is certainly no exception!
How the property sector is adapting due to COVID-19
The coronavirus outbreak has impacted many businesses across a variety of sectors and there is no doubt that the property sector is one which has taken a particularly hard knock. The government’s advice to delay non-essential house moves has certainly put the breaks on sharply, in addition to the banning of face to face property viewings.
“A Family Affair” Paige & Petrook celebrates the contributions of three generations of women
Here at Paige & Petrook, we’ve been proudly supporting women in business for over five decades in fact, three generations of Petrook women have worked for the business!
“To sell or not sell” Why renting your property could be smarter than selling
There are many reasons why you might find yourself in the position of having an additional property. Perhaps you have gained a property through inheritance, or are in a new cohabiting relationship. The decision to sell up or continue renting will often depend on your specific personal circumstances, but if you are debating which route to choose, here are a few points to consider.