If you’re selling your property, 2018 could be a bright and exciting year for you. From Hampshire homes, to property in Surrey, as the New Year begins there will be many opportunities for sellers who are looking to achieve a great price and enjoy a swift sale. If that&rsquo...

Nestled deep in the Surrey countryside, with easy rail links to London, Haslemere has been a beacon for comfortable living for many years. This picturesque town has a lot going for it and, including an excellent range of housing stock, and - according to a report in Country Life...

If you’re looking for a home in Surrey then you have probably considered the numerous new build options in the area. New Build property is essentially anything that has been fairly recently constructed. It’s the opposite of a converted property, for example, where the...

In the Autumn Budget in November, the Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a stamp duty holiday for first time buyers. For those looking for a home in Surrey this could make a big difference to how much it costs to get that first step on the property ladder. It is widely...

Property sales peak during the spring months so, if you’re looking to sell as soon as possible, now is a great time to start getting prepared. Whether it’s a 3-bedroom house in Surrey or an apartment in Hampshire, every potential seller can benefit from these key tips...

In the current UK Housing Market, there has been a decline in first time buyers, particularly in the London area and surrounding areas. The average age of first time buyers is increasing as prices have peaked to the highest they have ever been against the average salary. At the...

Steve Cook of Clarke Gammon Wellers comments on the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s autumn budget and how it affects the property market. In the autumn budget the Chancellor, Phillip Hammond made a series of changes designed to help the housing sector. Abolishing stamp duty...

Liphook Carnival is an annual event celebrated by many of the local Liphook residents, with parents, children, businesses and friends coming together to be creative and unite the community. Clarke Gammon Wellers are proud to say that we sponsored this year’s carnival and...

Have you ever considered buying a character property ? Perhaps that is one thing you are looking for when moving to the Surrey or Hampshire area, for an even more unique country-living feel. So what does a character property have to offer to buyers? Character is in the name...

Dear Mr Hammond The government and opposition parties are now scrambling to put their houses in order over inappropriate behaviour. It is not before time. But neither is it before time to put other houses in order – our houses. The house buying process isn’t totally...

Clarke Gammon Wellers are pleased to announce that the first 3 homes in the Lawrence Mews development by Aquinna Homes are now available to buy. These are the first to be released within the development of 21 luxury, 2 and 3 bedroom family homes, situated in Liphook, Hampshire...

Surrey Clubs for Young People (SCYP) reached their 70 th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion they held an Anniversary Celebration on the evening of Wednesday 20 th September. As a part of this, they decided to invite Clarke Gammon Wellers’ Partner, Tony Jamieson...

Since the referendum vote result was announced for Britain to begin the process of leaving the EU, there has been much uncertainty. This uncertainty has had an impact on the housing market across the UK, and here are some of the things that have happened so far and some possible...

Paul Monkhouse of Clarke Gammon Wellers sees yet more similarities between the Brexit talks and property negotiation. Every negotiation begins with conflict of some sort - different points of view where both sides have strong and seemingly entrenched initial opinions about what...

Have you ever considered buying a new-build property ? There are new properties being built all the time, and interest is growing around these new developments. These are often built consistently for the whole development in a specific style and design, but there are also a...

Retirement property is now something that is being more widely offered to those who are over 55 and looking to buy. They are often provided at a more affordable cost to buyers, and built in a way that offers greater features for older residents as they begin their retirement...

On Saturday 16 th September, Clarke Gammon Wellers are involved in the “Bottoms Up Godalming!” event. It is to be held at St Hilary’s School in Godalming, and is running in aid of Bowel Cancer and Cancer Research. The event will run from 8pm until 11pm. About...

Have you ever considered buying a property within a gated community? Often this consists of flats or apartments as part of a single development that controls access with gated entrances for cars, cyclists and pedestrians alike. There are many benefits to this, with the most...

Steve Cook of Clarke Gammon Wellers   considers some similarities between Love and Property when searching online. Going back into the singles market after a period of life spent in a relationship can be difficult, troublesome and unnerving. Dating in 2017 is a lot...

On 30 th August, Clarke Gammon Wellers are very sadly saying goodbye to our New Homes Director, Mark Taylor. Make joined Clarke Gammon Wellers back in 2003 where he joined in a key role to establish the New Homes Department. Since then he has been delivering a comprehensive...

For London-based workers, buying a home in the city centre may just not be feasible. Despite rumours of decreasing prices in light of Brexit, property prices in the capital remain the highest across the UK, meaning that for many buyers, living in the capital is either not...

Silent Garden  is a delightful development adjacent to open countryside and within walking distance of the village centre which provides a large Sainsburys, local shops and main line station, as well Bohunt School and schools for other ages. Following the sales success of...

The type of property you buy in Surrey and Hampshire, whether it is detached, semi-detached or terraced, will often have an impact on the price you pay. Different property types will also have different features to offer, depending on their location too. Here are some things to...

Steve Cook from Clarke Gammon Wellers suggests a new way of thinking when it comes to selling property. Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates, thinks that we overestimate the amount of change which will happen over two years but underestimate the amount of change over ten. This...

Commuting to work is a fact of life for many, whether it’s into London or other cities across the UK. For the majority, particularly people with families, living in the city centre is simply not affordable, and doesn’t always fit with family life. This is just one...

If you’re looking to move to the Surrey or Hampshire area, there are pockets of different areas to consider. For example there are quieter, more rural areas to look at, as well as more connected, town centre properties. Depending on your requirements, could moving into a...

Whatever your job is, there is no doubt that having a home office has its advantages. Providing your home has a strong internet connection, there are many job roles that can be, at least in part, completed remotely, meaning that the journey into the office every day is slowly...

For many Brits, a property remains the single largest asset we will ever own. Buying a property requires plenty of research and taking the time to find the right investment – and when it comes to selling the process is just as involved. If you’re currently looking at...

Paul Monkhouse from Clarke Gammon Wellers looks at one of the fundamentally important issues in selling or buying a property – the deal. There is currently an awful lot in the news about negotiating. In Europe the Brexit negotiators are sharpening their pencils while on...

The Liphook branch of Clarke Gammon Wellers were pleased to be the sponsors for this year’s Classic Car Day, which is hosted by Deer’s Hut to raise money for local charities in Liphook. The event is popular, with both local people and those coming from afar attending...

There are many things that we look for in a new home – location, a certain number of bedrooms, room sizes and the price. However there is one thing that perhaps you may not have considered is that you might want your new home to have a swimming pool. With the heatwave and...

Following the sales success of Phase One , Clarke Gammon Wellers are delighted to announce the Release of Phase Two at Silent Garden in Liphook. The first release on Phase Two includes a range of town houses and semi-detached homes with prices ranging from £385,000 for the...

For the past 5 years, Clarke Gammon have been proud sponsors of the annual Peper Harow Point to Point event, which runs every year in Surrey. This year there were over 5000 people in attendance to the popular amateur horse racing event, 100 of which were guests invited by Clarke...

When your property is ready to be sold, and you have a potential buyer interested, one of the first things they are likely to do is to send a surveyor to your property to determine the value is accurate to what they are paying for it. They might also want to get a RICS HomeBuyer...

The culture of buyers has changed over the years and the current UK housing market means that an increasing number of first-time buyers are now looking for their “forever home” rather than taking an approach of working their way up the property ladder. This means that...

Steve Cook FNAEA of Clarke Gammon Wellers gives some timely property buying advice now that the general election is over Many of us know about the Sorting Hat at J K Rowling's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. When a new student puts on the hat it tells him or her to...

How can you condense 45 working years into a few sentences? “I must have liked working for the company to have remained here for so long, with both a professional and friendly approach, the work is always interesting, and you never quite know where the next phone call is...

Clarke Gammon Wellers pride ourselves in getting involved in the local areas that we span, and enjoy getting thoroughly involved. Last week we sponsored a pitch at the local Beacon Hill Junior Football Club Tournament, which is located in Hindhead. The Beacon Hill JFC Tournament...

Brookbank Cottage is an 18 th Century Grade II listed attached cottage, situated in the affluent area of Haslemere. Despite its location, right between Hampshire and West Sussex, the cottage hides within its period features an intriguing history, including links with a number of...

No doubt Brexit, the economy and the NHS will dominate the 2017 general election. Energy, education and defence should also get a strong look-in while the devolved governments will be trying to get as much air time as possible. But do spare a thought for housing, as, on the...

When the EU referendum came around, one of the most prominent points of discussion was the property market, or more specifically, the housing market for first time buyers. So now that we’ve initiated article 50, and Britain has officially begun its journey to depart from...

Clarke Gammon Wellers are delighted to be continuing our association with the Surrey Point to Point meeting by sponsoring a race at this year's event which is taking place on Saturday, 13 May 2017 at Peper Harow near Godalming, Surrey. The gates open at 11:00am with the...

Spring has arrived and the migratory instincts of home movers are at their annual peak. Some home migrants will only be moving a short distance from their existing habitat. Others will have a longer passage to different parts of the country or even overseas. But this is certainly...

Steve Cook of Clarke Gammon Wellers considers opposing forces that are affecting the property market this spring.   The post-Brexit property market is turning into a paradox. With low interest rates, declining numbers of unemployed and an economy that appears to...

Ian Smith   of Clarke Gammon Wellers   offers some timely estate agent matchmaking advice as we head towards Valentine’s Day.   Hard as it might be to believe good estate agents can be perfect sweethearts.  It is always best to have someone by your side...

Steve Cook of  Clarke Gammon Wellers  gazes into the property market crystal ball for 2017. The national press is fond of repeating what some estate agency firms have to say about the luxury market - especially in central London. This seems to suggest that it is...