Ask the Chelmsford Experts

There are numerous surveys and research that seek to prove how various home improvements add a certain percentage to the value of a property. There has recently been a marked increase in the number of people undertaking improvements whose motivation is specifically to increase the value of their property prior to a sale. If you…

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Chelmsford Population Over 65?

The population of England is set to increase by just over 2.5 million over the next eight years according to new projections released by the Office for National Statistics. All but 15 of England’s 359 Local Authorities will see their populations rise. While this represents growth of 4.5%, the population who will be aged 65…

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Chelmsford Property Values increase by 1.09% … good or bad news?

“How’s the Chelmsford housing market doing?” asked an upbeat Chelmsford landlord last week.  “Quite strange”, I replied. Our landlord was perplexed! Let me explain… Even the Brexit vote has not hindered Chelmsford’s steady rise in property value, as Chelmsford property values went up 1.09% last month alone, leaving Chelmsford values 14.1% higher than a year…

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Should You Wait to Sell your Chelmsford Home?

As the Christmas holiday season is nearly here, many people will start to think about the prospect of moving house early next year. However, as the evenings will still be dark, and the garden remains rather sad, there is usually the feeling that it would probably be best to wait until the spring before putting…

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