What Impact is Coronavirus Having on the Property Market?

Coronavirus has undoubtedly had a staggering effect on the property market. Extensive periods of market stagnation teamed with a dwindling economy had many estate agents preparing for a tumultuous year. Property buying and selling is on the road to recovery and data reveals that it could be at a faster pace than experts once assumed. Property buyer trends The global pandemic has certainly changed the way in which people are shopping for property. The summer of 2020 has revealed some interesting changes in ... Read more

How do I use the Britannia Video Survey App?

We are delighted to be able to provide our customers with a Video Survey App, which is downloadable from the App Store and Google Play. The App means that not only can we provide a quote remotely, without having to wait to arrange a home survey, but it also provides access to many other features. Please watch our video below to find out more about the App and how to use it: Read more

5 Tips to Make Moving Overseas Less Stressful

Whether you’re moving to Australia or Spain it is likely you will feel some anxiety before and during the process. You can breathe a sigh of relief when you’re settled in your new home. Why not adopt some of our top tips to take as much of the stress away from moving abroad as an entire experience? You should be able to concentrate on your exciting new way of life in a brand-new country, not panicking about removals or how you’re ... Read more

Stamp Duty Holiday: Should I Move Before March 2021?

The government has imposed a stamp duty holiday that will run until 31st of March 2021. This means anyone buying a property up to the value of £500,00, between now and the end of March next year, will not have to pay a penny in stamp duty. Before Rishi Sunak revealed the stamp duty holiday on the 8th of July, stamp duty had to be paid on all homes that sold for £125,000 or more. For first-time buyers, this threshold was set ... Read more

Martin Turner celebrates 15 years of Service at Britannia Sandersteads

Martin Turner has recently completed 15 years of service. In celebration, Sandersteads have presented him with a watch to thank him for his long service. Martin is a HGV Driver  for Britannia Sandersteads and first started his career in the removals industry working for Britannia Chapmans alongside his dad. He is a car and lorry enthusiast and enjoys nothing more than to spend his weekends visiting various car shows with his partner and their 2 children. We thank Martin for all his hard work ... Read more