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The 5 best things to do in Richmond to support your wellbeing

January is always a time to reflect and make plans for the year ahead. Lifestyle choices are often scrutinised, and diets are started and many of us jump in to Veganuary with great enthusiasm. Living in Richmond, we are blessed with an abundance of open spaces, beautiful places and a wealth of things to do. […]

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Richmond: The happiest ‘10-minute neighbourhood’ in London

Richmond has been in the news recently, and for good reason. This highly popular part of southwest London has been voted ‘the happiest place to live in London’ for the seventh consecutive year. The Rightmove annual ‘Happy at Home’ Index was announced in November 2021 confirming Richmond as the happiest place to live in London […]

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Richmond property price update – January 2022

With the uncertainty created by Covid-19 over the last two years, it became very clear, very quickly that homeowners were once again eager to get moving with their plans once the economy opened back up. Following a busy last half of 2021 we wanted to take a look at the property market to provide an […]

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Shortlisted for the allAgent Customer Experience Best Estate Agent in Richmond for 2021

Hot on the heels of the hat trick of awards for our brilliant team in September, we’ve been shortlisted for this year’s allAgent Awards as Best Estate Agent in Richmond for Customer Experience for both sales and lettings. James Bennett won the Gold award, Klaudia Osiecka won the Silver award and Susie Hart took the Bronze for a clean sweep […]

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Why good local schools increase the value of Richmond homes

We’ve heard plenty about the ‘Waitrose effect’ and the ‘Crossrail effect’ in recent years, but what about the Ofsted effect? According to a new study from housebuilder Barratt London, there is a close correlation between London house prices and Ofsted ratings. Using official Ofsted data for London’s primary and secondary schools, the research grouped together […]

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