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19/03/20 - Ashtons Unite with Teens Unite

Following our record-breaking £10,000 giveaway charity campaign, For Life’s Great Causes, back in January, we were delighted to meet with the lovely Katherine, Head of Marketing & Communications at local charity, Teens Unite, earlier this month.

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13/03/20 - Rational or Emotional?

Decision making is complex, involving both rationale and emotion. Even the most emotional of us use reason and vice versa.

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12/03/20 - Budget 2020 Summary

While yesterday’s Budget was focused on reducing the impact of COVID-19 on British economy, little was said about housing. That being said, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak’s opening Budget includes...

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07/03/20 - The Future of Rent Controls

Making the mayoral election on 7th May a referendum on rent controls, Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, intends to introduce controls as he launches his re-election bid.

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05/03/20 - Ashtons Library NOW OPEN

Our Managing Director, Karl Judd, has always been a regular reader with a keen interest in business. This has made its way into our Harpenden branch with the addition of an Ashtons Library.

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27/02/20 - Buying and Selling with Subsidence

Subsidence is often seen as a fearful state of affairs when buying a property. Would you buy a home at risk of collapse? As a seller, would you be worried the signs of subsidence will be revealed during a survey?

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21/02/20 - The Boris Merry-go-Round

The change in Ministers and senior government positions last week by Boris has given the housing and private rental sector a fresh face and another change to consider for the future of housing.

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20/02/20 - We are one of the Best Small Companies to Work For in 2020!

For the sixth year, Ashtons appear in The Sunday Times’ 100 Best Small Companies to Work For. We are delighted to once again feature in this prestigious list.

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13/02/20 - £10,000 For Life’s Great Causes – The Winning Charities

On 31st January, Ashtons ’For Life’s Great Causes online poll came to a close. After an exciting month watching the votes soar, the total number received reached over 11,500.

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10/02/20 - Long Term Letting Back in Fashion

If you are looking to rent your next home, how long would you expect to stay at the same property? 12 months? Maybe 2 years?

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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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