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Estate Agency Insight - Staff Pay

Fri 27 Jan 2017

On the face of it, all estate agents appear the same. You'd be forgiven for thinking that the only difference is the name, branding and faces behind the desks. However in reality estate agents differ significantly. So much so that we couldn't possibly begin to detail them all here. However with the New Year firmly under our belts and many homeowners now looking to choose an estate agent to assist them with their big move, we thought we'd pick a less obvious difference, in this case staff pay,....
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New Year, New Website

Thu 31 Dec 2015

To celebrate our recent re-brand and the arrival of 2016 (our 78th year in business), we've wiped the slate clean and had a new website designed. Here's the low-down on it's functionality....
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R Whitley and Co has won the Gold "Agent of the Year Award" in the Middlesex

Tue 15 Dec 2015

R Whitley and Co has won the Gold "Agent of the Year Award" in the Middlesex category for 2015..
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Jonathan Whitley achieves NFoPP QCF Level 3 Technical Award in The Sale of Residential Property

Mon 16 Nov 2015

Jonathan Whitley has achieved Technical Award in the Sale of Residential Property.
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English Housing Survey: The Gradual Decline in Owner Occupation & the Continued Rise of the Private Rented Sector

Thu 26 Feb 2015

The latest English Housing Survey has just been released by the government and it reveals a changing housing market. We thought we would take a few minutes to highlight some of the key findings.
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West Drayton one of the top four "winners" from Crossrail

Tue 27 Jan 2015

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), a professional services and investment management company specialising in real estate, have just released a report called "Crossrail: Identifying Opportunities". It is an interesting read and we thought we would pick out some key information that may be of interest to our vendors, landlords and purchasers alike..
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New Rates For Stamp Duty Land Tax

Sat 06 Dec 2014

The government announced in their Autumn Statement on Wednesday that stamp duty is being cut for the majority of homebuyers and the good news is that the new rates have already taken effect. So what's changed?.
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"Absolutely fantastic service from Jonathan Whitley, and from the whole company. We spent most of 2014 house-hunting on both sides of London and Whitleys are absolutely the only estate agent we would recommend. "
LH on 3rd February 2015 (via