The latest from Readings Property Group

A property qualification of excellence for our Letting agent Amy!

Amy, a valued member of our Lettings team has achieved the Propertymark Qualification NFoPP QCF Level 3 Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management (a mouthful we know!) – congratulations! Amy has been working with us as a letting agent for 3 years now and she comments: “It was important for me to secure this… Read more »

Congratulations to Sean Sexton MRICS – Chartered Surveyor!

We are delighted to announce that Sean Sexton, has qualified as a chartered surveyor. Congratulations! For the last couple of months it’s been clear to everyone in the office that Sean has been working incredibly hard to prepare for the Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) which has elevated him from AssocRICS to MRICS. Once the… Read more »

What’s a Chartered Surveyor?

As Chartered Surveyor will be regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and have relevant qualifications and industry experience. All RICS members must comply with the following professional standards: Act with integrity Always provide Always provide a high standard of service Act in a way that promotes trust in the profession Treat others with respect… Read more »

Help to Buy valuations

Help to Buy equity loan scheme means you can move with just a 5% deposit and is available for both first time buyers and existing home owners. The equity loan from the Home and Community Agency is up to a maximum of 20% of the purchase price. But if you’re looking to repay, re-mortgage or… Read more »

Upcoming Property Auction in Leicestershire, East Midlands on May 18!

Auctions are rapidly gathering pace as the preferred way to buy and sell a property, especially ones that are unusual or could make a great investment. And by the looks of the swelling numbers of folk filling our auction rooms time and time again, it’s showing no signs of slowing down. We have a fantastic upcoming… Read more »

Local Leicester estate agent or online estate agent

What are the differences between a Leicester estate agent and an online estate agent?

Online estate agents allow people to buy and sell houses without having to set foot in a high street office. As a local, traditional Leicester estate agent it got us thinking, what is the difference between us and an online estate agent? With the success of sites such as Rightmove or OnTheMarket.com, we utilise these online tools to… Read more »