Venture Properties Blog

November 23rd, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Christmas lights switch on in Darlington

Katie Coleman, from the X Factor, along with Coach Trip star Brendon Sheerin, are set to light up the town when they switch the Christmas lights on in Darlington on Thursday 26th November at 6.30pm. The lights switch on is the first event in a suite of exciting events taking place in Darlington in the […]

Chester Le Street office gets refurb

Our Chester Le Street office has recently undergone a refurbishment,  focusing on giving clients a better experience when they visit the office.   Director Lynne Stephenson said “We decided to freshen things up as we are always looking to reinvest in the business to keep us ahead of  things and we’re really pleased with the […]

October 29th, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Joe takes up new Valuer role at Darlington

Joe Wynne, one of the Sales Consultants in our Darlington branch, has recently taken up a new role as one of our branch valuers. Below, he answers some of our questions: How long have you worked at Venture Properties I’ve worked at Venture for just over two years. You have recently started valuing properties for sale. […]

October 23rd, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Venture Number 1 for Lettings

Venture Properties in Darlington continue to be number 1 for lettings. If you are a landlord and looking to rent your property, please do not hesitate to contact our office on 01325 363858 for a free, no obligation, valuation.      

October 19th, 2015

Section: Uncategorised

How to choose your agent

When selling your biggest asset, it’s important that you do your homework and prepare. Here are some tips and questions for you to consider.. Speak to family and friends to get a good recommendation. Good agents will be happy to supply you with names of people that would be happy to provide you with a […]

October 14th, 2015

Section: Crook Office

Crook Director, Julie, ties the knot

Thursday, 8th October marked a momentous occasion for one of our Directors, Julie Mawson, who was married to Mark and is now Mrs Julie Garthwaite. It’s been a busy year for Julie who has successfully juggled directing her own, established,  branch in Crook  as well as opening and helping Bishop Auckland branch put themselves firmly […]

October 9th, 2015

Section: Chester-Le-Street

Anthony joins Chester-le-Street

Our Chester-le-Street branch are pleased to welcome on board new staff member Anthony Shambrook. He is new to the industry and is keen to learn the ropes and is delighted to take the opportunity to work in the industry at Venture with experienced people around him.  

Our MacMillan Coffee Mornings – A huge success!

All of our Offices once again took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning to raise funds for the fantastic work done by Macmillan Cancer Support and this year we were really blown away by the amazing support we received in our Offices across County Durham. We raised an amazing total of £3,600! We’d like […]

September 22nd, 2015

Section: Durham Office

Durham celebrates first birthday

Our Durham office is celebrating its first birthday this week and we’re looking back on a year that’s been highly successful. In the 12 months since we opened our doors in the city, the office has gone from strength to strength, selling in excess of £10m worth of property since opening. We’ve also secured the […]

September 15th, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Venture Dominates Lettings Market in Darlington

Thanks to a new tool on Rightmove, we can now clearly see the dominance of Venture Properties in Darlington on the lettings market. From the 1st January this year we have let an impressive 205 properties, compared with our next competitor at 139. We urge any potential landlords to consider why this might be the case […]