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#humbled 🙏

We are GOLD AWARD WINNERS!…my absolute passion is doing a good job and serving my clients and I’m humbled to have received this in the post 😊 thank you to all you lovely folks who have supported us in our first year 💙

Russell Leask
Alexander Russell Estate Agents

The Best Estate Agent Guide is a website which provides an independent reference source for sellers and landlords, who can search for the best sales and lettings agencies in their areas.… → continue reading

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A step-by-step guide for selling an inherited property

A step-by-step guide for selling an inherited property

Selling an inherited property can be a daunting prospect at the best of times. First there is the emotional impact of dealing with the loss of a relative or friend. And then there are the legal responsibilities, paperwork and financial matters to consider…

The additional steps required to sell an inherited property can add to what is already a demanding time so it’s important to ensure you’re following the necessary steps.… → continue reading

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The hidden costs of buying and owning a house

The hidden costs of buying and owning a house

Buying a home can be a lot more expensive than you may think, and there are usually hidden costs that can end up adding more than 10% to your total property bill. The costs that come with owning and running a house can often surprise former renters, meaning their budgets don’t quite match their financial needs…

If you don’t prepare for these hidden costs, you may find yourself in financial hardship for the first few years as property owners, so make sure you take them all into consideration:

Stamp Duty

Depending on the price of your property, stamp duty can end up adding thousands of pounds to the overall costs involved in buying a house, and this needs to be paid up front.… → continue reading

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5 mistakes you may be making if your home isn’t selling

5 mistakes you may be making if your home isn’t selling

In a perfect world, the home selling process would be straightforward and quick. You’d list your home for sale, schedule viewings, receive multiple offers, and sell your home fast and above list price. Unfortunately, selling your house isn’t always that simple and your home could end up sitting on the market longer than you anticipated.… → continue reading

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Dog-centric home renovations you won’t regret when it’s time to sell

Dog-centric home renovations you won’t regret when it’s time to sell

Whether you’re buying your first home or upgrading your current one, your dog deserves a home where it feels comfortable, loved, and cared for. And, if you want to do something special for your four-legged friend or are introducing a new dog into your home, there are basic home improvements you can make…

Simple additions like potty patches or larger renovations such as heated flooring can make a big difference towards making your home more dog-centric.… → continue reading

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Coronavirus Homeschooling: 5 Tips For Parents

We are currently living through some pretty extraordinary times and all of our lives have changed.

Except for our fantastic keyworkers in the Thanet area, to whom we are eternally grateful during these difficult times, thousands of people, including the team at Alexander Russell Estate Agents are now having to adapt to working from home.… → continue reading

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Latest Coronavirus Update from Alexander Russell Estate Agents – Jan 4, 2021

Good evening,

I’m sure you’re aware of the Prime Minister’s announcement about the latest national lockdown in England this evening. The government has issued updated guidance around the restrictions in England coming into effect tomorrow, Tuesday 5/1/2021. Here’s the key information:

MOVING HOME –
You can still move home.… → continue reading