January 2016

A happy camper…

By |January 16th, 2016|

Now some of you may consider this to be shameless self promotion, and to you I apologise. But I find this interesting. You see, we at Hillary Sayer are property search agents and we often (and by often I mean at least once a week) get asked why people use us, who our clients are [...]

December 2015

The Property Doctors

By |December 22nd, 2015|

Over the next few months we're going to treat you to bit of Hillary Sayer house-doctoring. We will march you through the quagmire of preparing your house for sale, why you need to trust your Estate Agent, what to consider when engaging a solicitor and how to go about buying a home. For most of [...]

November 2015

Why Buying agents are becoming increasingly common in the London Property market.

By |November 22nd, 2015|

If the ups and downs (mostly downs) of the property market in the lead up to the election have taught us anything, they have shown the world how sensitive and volatile the market has the potential to be.  At the same time, property is most people’s biggest asset or at least one of the most [...]

October 2015


By |October 22nd, 2015|

We hope that you have all been listening to our recent ranting and that you have heeded our advice on how to prepare your house for sale and on cherishing your estate agent; it’s the time of year when everyone appreciates a good cherishing and a mince pie....and possibly a carol or two in their [...]

September 2015

Is the UHNW’s Love Affair With London Nearly Over?

By |September 22nd, 2015|

There is always something about a general election being on the horizon that makes me want to run for hills, so at T minus three weeks I decided to have a ponder about where one might run to in the event that the tide begins to turn against the top end of the market post [...]

August 2015

Make your property work for you

By |August 12th, 2015|

Property means different things to different people, for some it is a home, for some it is an investment and for others it is both. There is no doubt that when most people purchase their homes they care to an extent that their purchase will also be a sensible investment born out over time. But [...]

July 2015

How to view a house

By |July 30th, 2015|

It might seem like a perfectly straight forward thing in which to partake; a viewing. You are probably wondering how on earth we could possibly consider it something important enough to advise our readers on. Because walking into a property in order to see what it looks like does, on the face of it, seem [...]

June 2015

Home is where the heart is

By |June 22nd, 2015|

Buying a property is always exciting, but buying a ‘home’ is the most exciting thing of all, because it’s personal, it’s the foundations from which you live your life. Which makes it even more important to get it right; so where do you start? Start with the boring part – what you can afford.  Engage [...]