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Dinton Pastures Country Park
November 23rd 2023
A picturesque civil parish in the county of Berkshire, Shinfield is a village just south of Reading in Wokingham Borough. If you’re looking for a rural village to settle down in that’s still well-connected to a major city, Shinfield could be the perfect place for you.
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Theale Lakes in Berkshire
November 22nd 2023
With good connections to nearby towns and cities, as well as a gorgeous surrounding countryside, Burghfield Common is the perfect village of families looking to settle down in a lovely, rural area.
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It only takes one accident to start a fire
November 20th 2023
We’ve put together a list of safety checks and risks you should look out for to make sure your home is as safe from fire as it can be.
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Two people sitting on the floor in front of paint cans
November 15th 2023
Whether you’re a first-time buyer, a homeowner looking to size up without too much of a price tag, or an investor looking to generate profit, there are lots of reasons you might want to buy a renovation property.
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A church on the river Thames in the town of Abingdon
November 13th 2023
Nestled between Oxford and Didcot in Oxfordshire’s Thames Valley, this vibrant market town boasts a rich history and array of attractions that’s perfect for young families and people looking to move away from the fast pace of the city.
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A person's hands on a radiator
November 6th 2023
We've compiled a list of things you and your tenants can do to prepare your property and ensure you avoid any unexpected maintenance surprises this winter.
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Condensation on a window
October 6th 2023
In this blog we run through the different types of damp, what the landlord's responsibilities for damp and mould are, and how to deal with them.
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Three people having a meeting
October 4th 2023
In this blog, we'll go through what fully managed letting is, explore the reasons why landlords should opt for a fully managed service, and what qualities to look for in an experienced agent.
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Someone looking at the Davis Tate sell page website on their laptop
September 18th 2023
Selling your home is one of the biggest commitments you will make. In this article, we'll explore the reasons why it's more important than ever to have an expert agent in your corner.
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The hills in Didcot
September 14th 2023
Located in the gorgeous county of Oxfordshire, Didcot is a railway town that’s the best of both worlds in terms of urban and rural living.
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A person looking at an EPC rating on a tablet
July 25th 2023
If you're a first-time landlord, or a current landlord who just wants a refresher, read our blog on EPCs, what they are, and how your home can meet the minimum energy efficiency standards.
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A carbon monoxide alarm on the ceiling
July 21st 2023
We answer all the questions you might have as a landlord about gas safety checks to make sure your letting is completely compliant.
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