When is the best time to sell your property in East Anglia?

When is the best time to sell your property in East Anglia?

Posted: January 23, 2018   •   Posted in: Financial advice, Properties   •   Tagged: ,

For example, some people believe their property won’t sell in the autumn, or that there’s no point in listing in December. These assumptions are both wrong. The way people search for properties has changed. Through the internet, potential home buyers are now able to search for properties 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. […]

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An artist beautifully adrift

An artist beautifully adrift

Posted: January 15, 2018   •   Posted in: Local Interest   •   Tagged: ,

Stephen Henderson was born on the Essex marshes shortly after his family moved down from London in the 1950’s. He is the son of renowned photographer and pop artist Nigel Henderson and mother Judith, a niece of Virginia Woolf. Stephen worked as a high end furniture and kitchen maker for 25 years before realising he […]

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A good time to invest in property

A good time to invest in property

Posted: January 4, 2018   •   Posted in: Financial advice   •   Tagged:

Many people in the UK are now choosing to rent rather than buy. This is due to a number of factors, including higher mortgage rates and wage growth continuing to lag behind rising property prices. If you have ever thought about investing in property to let, then now is a great time to do it. […]

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New regulations for improving energy efficiency

New regulations for improving energy efficiency

Posted: December 28, 2017   •   Posted in: Financial advice, Investor tips   •   Tagged:

As from the 1st April 2018 energy efficiency improvements are compulsory. In short all rented properties in the private sector will normally require a minimum energy performance rating of E or above on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The new rules will come into force for new lets and renewals of tenancies with effect from […]

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Suffolk town named as 2017 Property Hotspot

Suffolk town named as 2017 Property Hotspot

Posted: December 22, 2017   •   Posted in: General News, Local Interest

Sudbury has been named a property hotspot of 2017 by the property portal Rightmove. Displaying the highest annual asking price growth in the whole country, Sudbury is proving popular for homebuyers. With an average asking price of £265,291 – 13.1% higher than this time last year – Sudbury’s stock is definitely booming.   Sudbury’s appeal […]

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David Burr Christmas Opening Times

David Burr Christmas Opening Times

Posted: December 19, 2017   •   Posted in: General News

If you need help with an existing sale, or wish to start a home search get in contact with us in branch at the following times: Friday 22nd – 9.00 – 12.00 Saturday 23rd – Closed Sunday 24th – Closed Monday 25th – Closed Tuesday 26th – Closed Wednesday 27th – 9.00 – 1.00 Thursday 28th – […]

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Rooftops Magazine Winter 2017/2018 Edition

Rooftops Magazine Winter 2017/2018 Edition

Posted: December 18, 2017   •   Posted in: General News

View the Winter 2017/2018 edition We also hope that you might want to consider buying, selling or letting a property through us as well – but if not, at least you’ll know what we do and where to come to when a professional service is required. I wrote last time about the strength of our […]

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Weird East Anglian Winter Rituals

Weird East Anglian Winter Rituals

Posted: December 12, 2017   •   Posted in: Just for fun, Local Interest

Then there are the traditions which have even us Brits bemused. Burning clocks in Brighton, enthroning a Boy Bishop in Hereford or the Celebration of the Christmas Cheeses in Chelsea. All are customs that have survived the onset of time. In East Anglia we have some of these interesting traditions of our own. Here are […]

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Dream homes – wine cellars & cosy kitchens

Dream homes – wine cellars & cosy kitchens

Posted: December 4, 2017   •   Posted in: Properties   •   Tagged: , , ,

Christmas is a time for celebration. The giving of presents, gathering of family and the enjoyment of good food and drink. For many, Christmas Dinner is the highlight of the festivities. Roast turkey, stuffing, gravy, pigs in blankets, Yorkshire puddings, veg and gravy. Maybe a glass of wine or two. Eating Christmas dinner is a […]

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David Burr’s Alex Davies and the Charity Pint

David Burr’s Alex Davies and the Charity Pint

Posted: November 22, 2017   •   Posted in: General News

At David Burr, we’re a community-based estate agency and have been selling unique and interesting properties in East Anglia for over 20 years. We love to give something back, whether that be sponsoring local events or supporting local sports teams. Here’s a story about one of our sales managers – Alex Davies from our Long […]

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