The growing surge in first-time buyers

As the years come and go we see a variety of trends in the property market, we meet the challenges each trend provides head on.  Today is no different, it is tough, due to the lack of properties coming onto the market.  Vendors seem reluctant to sell, whether it is the...


Still confusion over licensing – Rent Smart Wales

We are shocked to find there is still a great deal of Rent Smart Wales confusion over registering and licensing.  We hope that this will clarify one of the major questions we are often asked on licensing.  Registering As you know, anyone who is renting a property in...


Always in a language you understand

Every industry has their own jargon, and in the property world we’re guilty too.  At Bidmead Cook we take extra steps to ensure that each and every one of our clients understand the process they are about to enter.  Whether you are looking to buy a house of the...


Home staging ideas inspired by your dream holiday

This is the time many of us pack our suitcases and whisk ourselves off to foreign lands, we often arrive praising our accommodation for its elegance and style.  But instead of simply posting pics to Instagram, why not take note and inspiration to help you stage your home...


Our need for a little something green

Have you ever experienced that feeling when you go for a walk, jog or run and you’re surrounded by nature.  The wind blowing in your face, the dramatic and beautiful scenery that surrounds you, old trees, wildlife, there is always something to grab your eyes attention...


6 Kitchen turnoffs that are scaring away buyers

Often described as the heart of the home, it is believed that kitchens and bathrooms can make or break a sale.  Therefore neglecting to prepare one of these rooms for sale, could make your buyers run to the hills, rather than them putting their slippers under the table. ...