Don’t Stand for Estate Agent Excuses

“I couldn’t hand in my assignment today because the dog ate my homework.” “I can’t make it into work today boss because a ghost in my house has kept me all night.” Excuses, excuses, excuses. That last one was taken from a report in the Daily Express newspaper among some other very creative reasons for…

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Six Simple Ways for People in Chelmsford to Reap the Rewards of Exercising

We’ve been through some historically uncertain times this year. But with the recent announcements around the highly promising vaccines to combat Covid-19, brighter times have appeared on the global horizon. During this period of uncertainty, one thing has become crystal clear, and that’s the importance of exercising regularly for your mind and body. According to…

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Celebrating World Kindness Day Across Chelmsford

Friday the 13th is usually viewed with suspicion given its ‘unlucky for some’ label. But this year’s vintage is a time to celebrate and cast aside any superstitions and celebrate World Kindness Day. And 2020 is certainly the year where kindness and community spirit were needed like never before. World Kindness Day started in Tokyo…

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Does Your Home Pass the 20 Second Test?

We live in a World where most of us are bombarded with never ending streams of information to process. And that information overload is leading to people making snap judgments quicker than ever. We see it here at Martin & Co when people view a property. In most cases I’d say a person has made…

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The Most Boring Places in the World – Revealed

A report came out towards the end of last year which declared the 11 most boring places in the World. Ironically given the subject matter it was an interesting read. Hatfield, in Hertfordshire, made the list as did Singapore, Liechtenstein, Canberra and Brussels, oh and Birmingham. The Travelsupermarket.com report declared the places were ‘bleak’, ‘miserable’…

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