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Come on down!

24.07.2020

The Price is Right! Come on down! So sayeth those jacks of all (Light Entertainment) trades and those masters of none, Lord Leslie of Crowther and Sir Bruce Forsythe…those Titans of a Televisual ...

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In conversation: Patrick Rampton

10.07.2020

Patrick Rampton, of Rampton Baseley speaks with The Leaders Council in April. The full article can be found READ MORE

The return of the bid

10.07.2020

This past six weeks has seen the (un)welcome return (depending on which side of the selling fence you reside) of our old friend the sealed bid. As has been noted recently in these missives, the loc...

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Market Update 28.05.2020

10.07.2020

No, this is not about one of London’s (some might say the nation’s) most influential 60s rock bands. It’s about hoses. Hoses and economics. And Kinks. So, please bear with me, as we ta...

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“It’s not dead, it’s merely restin’…”

07.05.2020

The Riddle of the Resting Parrot. As we head gingerly towards the (dare I say it?)  end of lockdown as we currently know it, we feel it appropriate to share our recent findings on Agency in the Ti...

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Boris Johnson Ate My Hamster!

17.01.2020

Boris Johnson Ate My Hamster! Well he didn’t really, not actually, but my brother was at Oxford with him and he has a few stories to tell (but that’s for another, potentially l...

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There’s lies, damn lies and then there’s statistics; let me explain

26.11.2019

So, I recently got an email, from a “leading” international agent which has a few local offices. In it they kindly informed me that my house’s value had dropped by 7.8% since the last market pea...

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This is a market update!

02.10.2019

STOP! I only want 126 seconds of your life (that’s how long it took me to re-read this), and these could be seconds well spent. This is……. a market update! So, we enter a new season...

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The word; effects of the ongoing political uncertainty

04.11.2018

One month back into a new selling season and we have got 21 properties under offer; five went to sealed bids, three sold off market, one was a record breaker for its type, one was taken from another a...

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Come on Ironsides!

01.09.2017

When it comes to rugby, you will have to go a long way to find a more committed fan than Patrick Rampton. The former London Scottish player is so passionate that virtually every business analogy th...

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A second home…

24.03.2016

It’s been eight years since Rampton Baseley opened on Northcote Road and in that time they have quickly established themselves as a leading neighbourhood presence in the local property market (in 20...

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5 Things to Expect from the Redfern

25.02.2016

The biggest UK housing review since Dame Kate Barker published the 2003 Review of Housing Supply has commenced, amidst concerns about the sustainable future of Britain’s housing stock. Conducted by ...

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