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Another happy BigBlackHen.com customer!

More positive customer feedback, this time from David West, Managing Director of The Probate Bureau, an excellent local company that I recommend if you need advice on probate and wills. I’ve helped him out in selling over half a dozen probate properties these last couple of years – here’s what he has to say.

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We’re now a Limited Company – how grown up!

From today BigBlackHen.com has become BigBlackHen.com Ltd which makes us feel very grown up indeed. It’s a function of our growing popularity and success. I started the company because I thought there was a gap in the market for a local Hertfordshire based estate agency that did things a bit differently and it is nice to see that there definitely is!

Great article about what turns off house buyers the most.

This is a really good article about what five things are the biggest turn-offs for prospective buyers. If you are guilty of any of these then it will cost you money and take you longer to sell. If you are guilty of all five then I’m guessing you haven’t sold and need our House Doctor service. http://bit.ly/1pAr3xz

Selling your home? Call a doctor!

At BigBlackHen.com we are always looking for innovative new ways to give our client’s homes an edge. That is why we have formed a unique relationship with local House Doctor, Simon Gibbs, from The Dulux Design Service, a highly talented interior designer and expert in the art of “Home Staging”. This is a concept that is huge in other countries such as America and Australia and is growing fast in the UK, for one simple reason. It works! The idea is simple: a house is more likely to sell quickly and at the best possible price if it is presented in a way that is most likely to appeal to potential buyers. Nothing controversial there. The problem is that the strong emotional attachment we have with our homes make it hard to see things objectively. This is where a House Doctor comes in, suggesting simple steps to present your…