Entries by Guy Davis

Complete and Utter BALLS

Rather spontaneously we have agreed to take a hospitality box at next weeks game Huddersfield Town ‘V’ Wigan Athletic. With space for only ten guests we are having to keep the invitees to a minimum. More info to follow.

It’s a Dog’s Life

Looking at other company’s websites is always interesting. They can be laughably poor, slick, impressive or simply ordinary and everyone’s opinion varies so who am I to criticise. However, after checking out a letting agent’s website I saw that their team bios included a dog. Yes…a dog! What a great idea. The only problem is […]

Our Man in Hong Kong

New contacts come from around the globe and take you by surprise. Today we have been exchanging emails and subsequent phone calls from a company representing Chinese and far east based buy to let investors who are interested in the UK buy to let market. It demonstrates the buy to let property market is popular […]

Old Contacts & New Opportunities

A call from an old contact and someone you’ve not spoken to for over four years is always welcome particularly when it brings new investor stock opportunities. It shows that an established reputation counts for a lot. This meant another trip into Leeds but a worthwhile trip. Watch this space for the new stock!

Thinking Outside the Box

Two hour meeting with colleague Simon prompting each other to look outside of our property related experience to alternative approaches and methods with the aim of driving things forward. Always beneficial and as ever Simon was sporting a worryingly pink shirt. Shame the service at  the Cedar Court Hotel in Bradford is terrible; nearly didn’t […]

York Races

Guy & Jane were guests of Big Property Sale’s annual event at York Races. Fellow guests included representatives from Taylor Wimpey Homes, Morris Homes, Strata Homes, Ben Bailey Homes, Ramsdens Solicitors, Shepherd Homes, Simon Blyth Estate Agency and many more. Richard and his team from Big Property Sale were generous hosts but sadly picking a […]

House Price Index MAY 2014

Interesting Office for National Statistics again. UK house prices increased by 10.5% in the year to May 2014, up from 9.9% in the year to April 2014. House price annual inflation was 11.0% in England, 6.5% in Wales, 3.6% in Scotland and -0.7% in Northern Ireland. House prices are increasing strongly across most parts of […]