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Closing Dates Explained

Posted on 26th February 2021 in News

A closing date is often the best-case scenario for anyone selling a property, but for buyers it’s usually the opposite. Closing dates are becoming more and more frequent, so we’ve taken a look at why they are necessary, the process and what they achieve in hopes of making them a…

What is a Home Report?

Posted on 12th February 2021 in News

The first step that most people will take when looking for property is to request the home report, but for a lot of people, once they receive the document through, they have no clear idea on what they should be looking at. It can seem quite a daunting document at…

5 Steps to Get Your Home Ready for Viewers

Posted on 5th February 2021 in News

Selling your home is a stressful time and keeping your home viewer ready often adds to that. We’ve put together 5 easy steps to get your home ready for viewers and make your life that little bit easier.   Be Photo Ready The first thing anyone does when looking for…

January Newsletter

Posted on 29th January 2021 in News

What’s been happening in January… It may not be the start to the New Year that we were all hoping for, but at Walker Wylie we’ve made the best of it anyway. January has seen us get off to a great start this year in spite of all the challenges…

January Property of the Month

Posted on 26th January 2021 in News

Our January property of the month offers the perfect Southside location, with all of the benefits of city life while being located only a few minutes’ drive from Queens Park. Our property of the month is Battlefield Avenue.   Battlefield Avenue is a beautifully presented one-bedroom, one-bathroom red sandstone tenement…

5 Tips for Working from Home

Posted on 15th January 2021 in News

As the pandemic continues, more and more people are working from home. While it’s definitely a safer option at the moment for everyone’s health, working from home presents its own set of challenges. Since temporarily closing our office doors, we’ve decided to take a look at some of the ways…

Coronavirus FAQ

Posted on 8th January 2021 in News

Moving house can be one of the most stressful experiences of a person’s life, and it’s only gotten more challenging since the outbreak of Coronavirus in Scotland. We’ve put together some of the most frequently asked questions that we get as a Glasgow Estate Agent surrounding moving home with the…

December Property of the Month

Posted on 4th January 2021 in News

Our December Property of the Month was as big a hit with the public as it was with everyone in the office. A truly outstanding detached bungalow set within one of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in Glasgow South, our property of the month is Ayr Road.   From the point…

Walker Wylie’s Top 10

Posted on 24th December 2020 in News

Here at Walker Wylie, we’re incredibly fortunate to say that despite the obstacles thrown at us this year, we’ve had our best year on record. We’ve sold some amazing properties and achieved our clients even more amazing prices. We’re incredibly grateful to everyone who has put their faith in us…

The Comeback of 90% Mortgages

Posted on 18th December 2020 in News

The housing market in 2020 has been a rollercoaster thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic and getting mortgages has never been tougher. As mentioned in our previous blog post, as 2020 went on we saw interest rates climb, deposit levels increase and Loan to Value mortgage rates decrease dramatically. It put…