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5 Top tips for Winter Selling

Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat…you won’t sell your house while it looks like that! While the whimsy of festive folk songs may conjure images of capering ruddy-cheeked children, of twinkling tree lights framed behind snow-frosted latticework and of plump, steaming turkey breasts, dripping in trimmings and set on grand dining tables just […]

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Work Begins at NEW ‘Oddfellows’ Development, for March 2020

Revilo Developments and the Revilo Group are excited to announce our brand new development ‘Oddfellows’, located on Whalley Road in Clayton Le Moors. Oddfellows is set to become one of the most exciting addresses in the Hyndburn Borough. This is an intimate development of three 3-bedroom cottages, in the heart of BB5, situated in a popular […]

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How to make sure your photos look fabulous!

In a world where you can pick your spouse-to-be from a directory of online photos at the swipe of a finger, it takes a lot to stand out from the crowd. If seconds count when dressing to impress on dating apps; microseconds count when it comes to wooing a potential buyer on Rightmove. So, with […]

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You’re hired!

The Revilo Group is proud to introduce to local teenagers to the team as they kick start their dream careers. Alanya Paul (18) and Dylan Benfold (16) have both been handed apprenticeships as we continue to recruit local talent. The promising duo join the company as Junior Apprentice Client Advisors working under the Revilo Homes, Revilo […]

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When should I sell?

Is it the right time for you to move? It comes to us all. That defining moment. It can be brought along on winds of opportunity, on the back of financial necessity, or because we have simply outgrown our comfy shell; but it comes to us all. But sometimes, what do we say to the […]

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The generational effect of the lack of suitable homes for the elderly..

In this week’s article on the Rochdale property market, we consider what effect the lack of bungalows and affordable accommodation is having on older homeowners in Rochdale. The knock-on effect on the housing ladder is where potential opportunities for savvy property investors and potential developers are to be found, due to the imbalance of supply […]

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What to do before a viewing… Explained.

When it comes to selling your house, the viewer becomes the VIP. Here, we help you prepare for that all-important ‘state visit’. We all have that friend. You know the one. The rarely-seen frenemy who, when they text to say they’re in the area and ‘might drop by’, you drop everything to ensure your home […]

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Are Rochdale Builder’s Constructing the Wrong Type of Property?

The British housing market has never been so newsworthy. Every other day, there is an article in the newspaper or online about impending house price drops, house price rises, building on green belt, mortgage rates up/down, first time buyer affordability and the woes of being a buy to let landlord, to mention but a few. […]

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How many Rochdale Homeowners are Mortgage Free?

The Government’s Annual Housing Survey is 50 years old this year. It has taken a snap shot of the UK’s property market every year since 1969. In the recently published report for 2018, it wasn’t a surprise that owner occupation is still the most predominant tenure, yet now more people own their home without a […]

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Is your property fit for human habitation?

On the 20th March a new law will come into force allowing tenants to sue their landlords for cold or damp homes and other issues arising from claims by tenants that their landlords have failed to carry out necessary repairs or maintenance to their property. The result of this will be a judge issuing an […]

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