Venture Properties Blog

July 3rd, 2015

Section: Durham Office

We succeed where others fail

Peter Jenkinson, a recent client at our Durham office, has given the staff there a glowing review after finding it very difficult to sell his property with other agents in the area. This is what he had to say: I originally put my house up for sale in June 2013 with a local estate agent […]

Venture sponsors local football team

Venture Properties has recently sponsored a local under-7s football team, Escomb FC, based in Bishop Auckland. The boys play their football every Saturday morning at the Soccer Arena Stadium in Durham City and wear the Venture logo proudly on their shirts. Freddie Roe, pictured centre at the back, is the son of our Darlington Branch […]

June 19th, 2015

Section: Uncategorised

The benefits of staging your property professionally

Our guest blogger is Edge Property Staging outlining why it’s so important to stage your property in order to sell it quickly and for the best price MOVING ON? Decision made! You’ve decided to put your house on the market and move on to the next part of your life?!  Easy; the For Sale board […]

Venture launches new website

Venture Properties has launched a new website with increased functionality, a contemporary design and a more user-friendly interface. The new website has been a significant amount of time in the making, but, says director Carl Jenkinson, “those working closely with the site are pleased with the end product. We want to market our properties in the best possible light and that includes how […]

Grace achieves industry qualification

Grace Robinson, one of our Property Managers based in the Duke Street office at Darlington, is well-qualified for the job having achieved the Level 3 NfoPP Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management. Grace actually achieved this qualification before she even started work in the industry which has set her in good stead for […]

June 1st, 2015

Section: Durham Office

Durham Market Moving Quickly

Our Durham City office is currently experiencing high levels of demand for both sales and rental properties across the Durham area. Several properties have come on to the market and sold in under one week and many rentals are being snapped up with 24 hours of marketing. Director, Todd Armstrong, commented, ‘We have noticed a […]

May 22nd, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Bank Holiday Opening Times

This coming weekend, our opening hours will be: Saturday 23rd May – 9am – 4pm Sunday 24th May – 10am – 1pm Monday 25th May – 10am – 2pm

May 20th, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

Are you on our Property Investor list?

For many, purchasing an investment property is the ideal way to boost an existing income at a time of low interest rates.  Here at Venture Properties we aim to keep you up-to-date with all things investment, whether you are looking for a buy-to-let property or for a project that you can ‘do up’ and sell […]

April 28th, 2015

Section: Darlington Office

May Bank Holiday Opening Hours

This coming weekend, our opening hours will be: Saturday 2nd May – 9am – 4pm Sunday 3rd May – CLOSED Monday 4th May – 10am – 2pm

April 27th, 2015

Section: Lettings

The General Election and what it means for the property market

House Prices The UK’s largest independent estate agent, Haart, have recently come out to say that homebuyers should consider purchasing their property before the 7th May as house prices are likely to rise after the election. The 0.9% increase in March 2015 is a good indicator of this, they have argued.   Housing Crisis Everybody […]