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How the Mega-Rich Live:

The Latest Must-Haves for the Super-Wealthy…


The Euros Are Here!

A two-minute read looking at the price of property across our continent.…


How DIY Projects Can Help Sell Your Home in SELBY

In this three-minute read, we look at some simple and affordable projects to help sell your home faster and probably for a higher price, too.…


Better Times are Coming

“What’s the best things you’ve learned about storms?” said the boy. “That they end.” said the horse.…


How to refresh your home for 2021 when you're thinking of moving in Selby

While moving might be on the horizon for you within the next six months, that doesn’t mean you have to live in a sea of cardboard boxes. Here at JP Harll, we’re experts in home staging and with a few key pieces, you can still feel at home, while you're looking for your forever home! …


The Interior Trend that's going VIRAL.

The Interior Trend that’s going VIRAL on Instagram and in Selby It’s hard to figure out when the pampas grass came into our lives and became an Instagram sensation, but we’re guessing that’s because of the nature of the decor itself.  Understated and delicately minimalistic, yet it caused influencers across Instagram to go crazy for it. …


Moving Forward in 2021

Are you buying or selling a home right now? Or planning to? Feeling concerned and anxious about what’s going to happen with the housing market over the coming months? Here we have the answers to some of those important niggly questions.…


Where do Selby buyers come from?

and, why this information will affect your choice of estate agents and where your property is advertised…


JP Harll Club

Do you want the ‘heads-up’ about new properties that are going to be coming on to the market before they appear on Rightmove or elsewhere? Do you want to be a step ahead of other potential buyers?…


Conveyancers & Solicitors

I want to give a huge ‘shout out’ and thank you to the all the solicitors, conveyancers and staff out there who are doing their very best in the most difficult of circumstances.…


Do you have an 'undercover' property?

What I mean is, you know you are thinking about selling – but nobody else does.If you live in a lovely home already and you would like to move but you haven’t seen anything you prefer that would make you put your house on the market. It’s that Chicken and Egg story again. Which comes first? …


Sunday thought's: From la playa

Are you one of those people who think ‘it could only happen to me’?…


Sunday Thoughts: Facemasks

From Friday 24th July the government have made face coverings mandatory in shops and supermarkets. The aim is to give people more confidence to shop safely and enhance protection for those who work in shops.…


Sunday Thoughts: Stamp Duty

This week’s announcement by the Government to temporarily reduce Stamp Duty Land Tax for residential properties purchased between the 8th July and 31st March, 2021 should be welcomed with open arms.…


Sunday Thoughts: Values

Lots of peoples’ values will have changed due to Coronavirus.  What was important to you before, may not be so important to you now, and other things will have greater value.…


Your property's asking price

If you have had your house on the market for some time without success, dropping your asking price may seem an inevitable, if unwanted, next step. Your estate agent will often suggest this move if they have run out of ideas, motivation and most importantly, confidence in your asking price. But is dropping your asking price really the answer to selling your home more effectively?…


How to choose the right estate agent to sell your home

So you’ve boxed up a whole load of clutter, you’ve fixed that annoying dripping tap and buffed and polished your home. Well done! Now comes what for some sellers feels like a really challenging task: choosing your estate agent. …


Preparing to sell your home - our step-by-step guide

So you’re thinking about moving home. How exciting! Perhaps you’re planning a move to a larger house that fits your family better, or maybe now your children have flown the nest, and it’s time to move into a more appropriate-sized home. Or it could be a job move that’s prompting you to take the plunge.…


SELLING YOUR HOME IN AN UNCERTAIN TIME

Are you buying or selling a home right now? Or planning to? Feeling concerned and anxious about what’s going to happen with the housing market over the coming months?…


Floorplans - How they can help sell your home

You wouldn’t set off on a road trip without a map. So why start the next stage of your life’s journey without the homebuyer’s equivalent? …


Spring Time Selling

After a winter of short, dark days sitting on the sofa working their way through the bottomless tub of Christmas ‘Celebrations’, home-hunters are hungry for a change.…


Seven seconds.

That’s all the time you have in which to make a good first impression. During that brief timeframe, we create an indelible impression of ourselves.…


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!…


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.…


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. …


What to do before a viewing

Our six time-saving tips on how to prepare for viewings…


Home Styling for Summer

If you’ve chosen summer as the season to move home, we’ve compiled a bucket (and spade) list of top tips to help get your home ‘beach body’ styled for the market.…


Successful downsizing – our complete guide

If you’re now or soon to be an empty nester, why waste money on space you don’t need? If it’s just you and your other half now, or perhaps just you, why not downsize to a smaller home or apartment to save not only on your mortgage but also on utilities, repairs, cleaning time, and more?…


Tough Love!

You might be thinking about putting your home on the market or you may already be struggling to sell.…


Why you should stage your empty home

Are you thinking about selling an empty home? Or have you been struggling to sell one?…


Why December is a wonderful time to launch your home for sale

Traditionally, trying to sell your home in December was a no go. Many sellers being advised to wait until Spring time. However, over the last five years or so, things have changed. Recent figures show that December is actually a very good time to put your home on the market. The trick is to time your launch perfectly. …


Double your viewings through video

Selling houses is not just about selling bricks and mortar. Its about selling a lifestyle, selling a dream. The best way to get interest in your house sale is to ensure that you capture your buyer’s attention and their hearts. The way to do this is to show them the type of lifestyle your home has to offer. So that they can image themselves living in your home. The way to do this is through your property marketing. …


YOUR ESTATE AGENT NEEDS TO BE THE FULL PACKAGE

Some people think that all agents are the same and that they all work in the same way and therefore base their choice of estate agent on the one who will ‘do it’ for the lowest fee.…