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The best areas around Chichester for first-time buyers


Chichester is the proud county town of West Sussex and is a cathedral city that’s steeped in Roman history while also offering an abundance of shopping, culture and leisure activities. It goes without saying that Chichester has so much to offer as a place to live, however with average property prices at £388,261, purchasing a […]

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New Energy Performance Certificate Requirements for Landlords


Renting out your property can be an excellent way to generate an income, but there are steps that you should take before you become a landlord. Since 2008 it has been required by law that any property that is being let or sold should have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC), which breaks down the Energy […]

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The Outlook for Chichester’s Property Market in 2018


As the last week of January approaches, Tod Anstee Hancock looks back at the events and changes in legislation in 2017 which will impact Chichester’s property market in 2018.   After 2016’s surprise Brexit vote and 2017’s snap election outcome, the biggest impact on housing confidence in the UK was undoubtedly uncertainty over the Brexit […]

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Bosham’s Property Market – Growing Into South Down’s Most Desirable Area


Chichester Estate agent, Tod Anstee Hancock is delighted to be representing increasing numbers of houses for sale and to rent in Bosham. With many properties either already sold or under offer, homeowners in this pretty coastal village are finding Tod Anstee Hancock to be their agent of choice and many properties in the area are finding […]

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“Try before You Buy” driving strong rental market


Looking to Rent? When looking at the property market as a whole, it’s easy to see why there has been such strong demand for property to rent in Chichester in recent months. Political uncertainty over the last year and property price increases outpacing wage increases means that people are far more cautious about investing in […]

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Support for private landlords in Chichester, West Sussex


  In spite of the stamp duty pressures and tax changes implemented in April 2017, buy-to-let is still a good investment for Chichester’s private residential landlords. There is a shortage of privately rented property in Chichester, due in no small measure to the relatively high costs of homes for sale in the area driving an […]

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The best places to live for commuters: Chichester in West Sussex


With direct rail links into London, Chichester, and its surrounding areas is looking increasingly attractive to frustrated London workers. Chichester – The Best Town For London Commuters? Despite the recent slowdown in the London property market, affordability, particularly for young families, remains a serious problem for London workers. As buyers cast their eyes further afield, West Sussex, […]

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Why people still need “high street” estate agents


Although the internet has revolutionised the way the nation searches for property, for people selling or renting out their property, they would no more instruct an estate agent without meeting them first than buy a house without first viewing it. Why? Because a property is likely to be the highest value investment you ever own […]

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Property to Rent in Arundel by Tod Anstee Hancock


Most people associate estate agent Tod Anstee Hancock with the property market in Chichester. However, since their merger last October, they have been quietly expanding their portfolio of property in Arundel and offer landlords in Arundel a full property management service.   Living in Arundel   Arundel was voted the top country town in Britain […]

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What does the Housing White Paper mean for Chichester?


The first government white paper on Housing in 20 years has done a good job of putting the spotlight on the UK’s housing crisis, not least with its controversial title “Fixing our Broken Housing Market”. Chichester Estate Agents Tod Anstee Hancock looks at the white paper’s chief proposals and considers what those proposals might mean […]

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