Freeze frames. An interview with Paul Evans, Suffolk artist

Freeze frames. An interview with Paul Evans, Suffolk artist

Posted: January 30, 2019   •   Posted in: Local Interest

Anyone living in and driving around the West Suffolk countryside will surely recognise the work of Paul Evans. Thatched cottages by roadsides; churches viewed across ploughed fields; pastures full of flowers; twisting and rutted footpaths – it’s all there in his vivid paintings. The bold splashes of colour catch the eye but be sure to […]

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Winter is a good time to put a rental property on the market

Winter is a good time to put a rental property on the market

Posted: January 22, 2019   •   Posted in: Properties

Some would say that the best time of year to put a rental property on the market is during summer. Whilst it is true that tenant demand peaks in line with the start of the academic year, one of the most common misconceptions about the rental market is that the winter months should be avoided […]

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The Fox in the Box

The Fox in the Box

Posted: January 8, 2019   •   Posted in: Just for fun, Local Interest

The Fox in the Box is a self- published children’s rhyming picture book written by David Burr sales secretary Amanda Gee, with illustrations by Lee Holland. Says Amanda: “It’s essentially a very important message about friendship and looking after wildlife and the environment. It is aimed at young children just learning to read, but older […]

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Rooftops Magazine Winter

Rooftops Magazine Winter

Posted: December 31, 2018   •   Posted in: Rooftops Magazine

Inside this edition, you’ll discover more about Constable country, classic British fish and chips, George Orwell’s love of Southwold and an exclusive interview with TV presenter Kate Humble. View the Winter edition There’s also the latest news from our London office and some advice from our lettings expert Rachel Suff. You’ll also find 30 pages of […]

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Dream Homes – Games Rooms

Dream Homes – Games Rooms

Posted: December 18, 2018   •   Posted in: Properties   •   Tagged:

It’s that time of year again! Santa’s busy period. A time of gifts & giving, presents and toys. But where to put these new playthings? You need a home with a dedicated games room. Well, these six properties have just that! Have a look through our list and get some home inspiration. Maybe next year […]

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David Burr Christmas Opening Times – 2018

David Burr Christmas Opening Times – 2018

Posted: December 12, 2018   •   Posted in: General News

Whether you’re in the middle of a sale or are looking to start your 2019 property search early, do pop into your local branch and see us. We’re open during the following hours: Friday 21st – 9.00 – 12.00 Saturday 22nd – Closed Sunday 23rd – Closed Monday 24th – Closed Tuesday 25th – Closed […]

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Suffolk show home apartment opening in Long Melford

Suffolk show home apartment opening in Long Melford

Posted: December 7, 2018   •   Posted in: General News, Properties   •   Tagged:

If you’re over 55, you’ll be interested to hear that our Orchard Brook show home apartment will be opening on Saturday 15th December 2018. Come and visit us to see this beautifully appointed apartment set in the heart of Long Melford village, close to village amenities and countryside walks. Our doors are open between 10am – […]

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What is the difference between a Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian Property?

What is the difference between a Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian Property?

Posted: November 21, 2018   •   Posted in: Properties

At David Burr, we are specialists in unique and interesting properties throughout East Anglia. From the distinctive Tudor properties of towns like Lavenham, to the pargeting found on buildings in Suffolk and Essex, East Anglia is home to some distinctive architecture. In this blog, we’ll look at three styles from relatively recent periods of British […]

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