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  • Charity Fund Raising Day

    3rd Dec 2018

    On Friday 7th December the team at Ludlow Office will be raising money for the British Heart Foundation.

  • Traditional Barn Complex Successfully Converted into a Two Dwellings

    28th Nov 2018

    McCartneys LLP planning and survey department have obtained full planning approval for the change of use of the traditional barn complex into a two residential dwellings on the English/Welsh borders on behalf of private clients.

  • Royal Welsh Winter Livestock & Carcass Auctions

    21st Nov 2018

    At the Royal Welsh Showground Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys LD2 3SY

    McCartneys are once again the official auctioneers to the Royal Welsh Winter Fair

  • How Long Does a Building Survey Actually Take?

    21st Nov 2018

    When it comes to buying a new home, it is advised to have a building survey to help highlight any serious problems and advise you of specific risks before you commit to the purchase. McCartneys Planning and Survey Department undertake two of the three types of RICS surveys, the Homebuyers Survey and Valuation, and the Full Building Survey. It is often a surprise to both home owners and purchasers how long we will actually spend at the property undertaking the survey.

  • Will You Be Ordering Your New Flat Pack Home Online?

    16th Nov 2018

    I have just read an article about the rise of the modular home, a flat pack home you can order online, have delivered and put up within weeks. One style actually is flat and you fold it out into a house!

  • Character

    14th Nov 2018

    This is a word that I hear used on an exceptionally regular basis: 

    And in fairness we estate agents throw it about quite a bit in our sales particulars as well!!

     

  • We Will Remember Them

    7th Nov 2018

    On Sunday 11th November the nation will come together to remember all those who fought in the First World War. Here at our Ludlow office we wanted to show our respect and thanks and to have the opportunity to reflect and acknowledge the huge sacrifice made by so many on all our behalf.

  • McCartneys Ludlow scoop another Gold Award !!

    5th Nov 2018

    Debbie Anderson is delighted that the team at Ludlow have once again achieved Gold standard in the British Property Awards for Regional Estate Agent in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and West Midlands. The team have now been shortlisted for a number of national awards which will be announced later in the year.

  • The Year 1874

    2nd Nov 2018

    In the year 1874 much happened. Harry Houdini and Sir Ernest Shackleton were born. Aston Villa and Bolton Wanderers football clubs were founded. In America the U.S. Army was fighting the Commanche and Cheyenne Indian tribes.

  • What Should You Expect from Your Estate Agent?

    18th Oct 2018

    Whilst out and about on my travels over the last few months I have been staggered by clients questions and expectations relating to service.