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11/04/20 - Covid-19: Selling Your Home? Your Questions Answered...

During this difficult time in lock-down, it's understandably become a time of uncertainty, and a number of home sellers are left with many questions which need answering.

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10/04/20 - Working from Home? Here are some tips to help you...

Coronavirus has affected many businesses who have reconsidered working from home policies. Flexible and home working has become standard for many professionals in recent years.

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09/04/20 - How Can I Guarantee My Future Rent Payments?

During such uncertain times, we understand the concern for many landlords will be whether a tenant is able to continue paying rent in full or on time.

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04/04/20 - Ask an Expert: Richard Fossey. PART 2 - Producing the Ideal Virtual Viewing

It’s actually pretty straight forward to film a virtual tour and we can even assist with the editing if you want to have a go yourself. If you head to our website, you’ll be able to see plenty of examples or what the Ashtons team, some owners and tenants have created already.

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03/04/20 - Ask an Expert: Richard Fossey. PART 1 - The Advantages of Virtual Viewings & Valuations

I thought it would be useful to take a few moments today to run through some of the new approaches the Ashtons teams have adapted to offer our clients an enhanced virtual service.

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03/04/20 - Government Coronavirus Measures for Landlords and Tenants

With approximately 20 million people within the private rental sector, government has brought forward a package of measures to protect those affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

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28/03/20 - Ask an Expert: John Ingram - Working remotely Part 2: How to Remain Engaged - Communication is Key

It has been increasingly obvious how important a balanced work/home life is to all our colleagues, particularly those who have been furloughed. Apart from the break from routine, undoubtedly, people have missed the excitement of a busy sales environment together with the social interaction with colleagues who have often become good friends and part of a close-knit effective team.

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27/03/20 - Ask an Expert: John Ingram - Working remotely Part 1: How to Remain Engaged - Communication is Key

We are all probably aware by now of the recommended key elements when working remotely, if like me, receiving numerous tips and hints from a variety of sources covering areas such as, sticking to normal routines, ensuring an effective and comfortable workspace and regular contact with team members and for those not working - communication is key.

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24/03/20 - We're Still Open...Now Operating Remotely

Here at Ashtons we must do our part; therefore, we can confirm our offices are now closed.

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23/03/20 - St Albans Named Best Place to Live in the South East

St Albans has been named by The Sunday Times as the Best Place to Live in the South East for 2020. The city’s independent shops, bustling markets, and second to none pub culture are just some of the reasons that make our city the regional champion.

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Jul
03
2020

Karen Claydon

Sam went over and above on this sale, helping me the purchaser. Can't rate him
enough.

Jul
01
2020

Anonymous

Sam Ward's assistance was of particular note and always very helpful in moving the transaction forward.

Jun
30
2020

Charlotte & Brad

A huge thank you to Ashtons! All staff members at Ashtons Redbourn were polite, helpful and efficient from the very beginning, all the way through...

Jun
28
2020

Steve Cosier

All the staff were very helpful, and we were very much kept in touch with the viewings and feedback. In the current Covid 19 lockdown...

Jun
26
2020

Josh & Holly Stylianou

Louise Walker was brilliant, very proactive and a great communicator. She really helped keep the process moving. Thank you Louise!

Jun
23
2020

Paul Farnsworth

Ashtons have been fantastic throughout. Without a doubt the best estate agents I have ever used. Communication has been first class and everyone has been...

Jun
20
2020

Shirley Thomas

I just wanted to thank you both [Stacey & Greg] very much indeed for all your care, helpfulness and reassurance. You were both outstanding in...

Jun
17
2020

Anonymous

Very happy with Ashtons and delighted with the outcome in very difficult circumstances. JP was enthusiastic and easy to deal with but also did not...

Jun
17
2020

Mohammed F Nizami

I am very pleased with Sam Ward during this entire process. He was always available to respond to my queries even during the difficult pandemic...

Jun
15
2020

Navin Sodha

We have found Jamie Newson-Love very professional and helpful with all aspects of Lettings.

Jun
11
2020

David Twaites

Kirstie was excellent. She was in constant communication with us even on the weekend which we didn’t expect and went out of her way to...

Jun
09
2020

Anonymous

I've had to use Ashtons [Property Management] 3 - 4 times for various issues with the house and each time we've had everything resolved promptly...


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