Venture Properties Blog

Venturing into the New Year – 5 home design hacks for a fresh start in 2017

As the saying goes, a new year means a new you and if one of your resolutions was to give your home that ‘brand new’ feeling, then our great tips, tricks and hacks are for you.   The Venture staff have put their heads together and come up with five ways to help you organise […]

January 3rd, 2017

Section: Darlington Office

Darlington office dominates letting market

Our Darlington office continued in its dominance of the local lettings market, retaining its number 1 spot for let agreed properties in 2016 with a fantastic total of 338. According to Rightmove statistics, Venture Properties let 94 more than their next nearest rival and a staggering 193 more than the Agent in third place. If you […]

Christmas opening hours

    Information for tenants in the event of an emergency maintenance issue   If you are a tenant and have a maintenance issue that cannot wait until we re-open and is an emergency, then please call one of the following numbers depending upon your issue. We must advise you that we will only respond […]

2016: What a great ad-venture

As 2016 comes to a close, we’re delighted to report it’s been another hugely successful year for the fantastic teams across our six County Durham offices.   From seeing our Chester-le-Street office celebrate its fifth birthday by tripling in size, to raising over £3000 for MacMillan North East and sponsoring an award at the Local […]

Venture into Winterproofing: 5 SOS tips to make your home ready for winter

Although we’re used to being a little bit cold, with being based in County Durham, we still need to make sure our homes are winter-ready over the next few months.   Luckily, there’s no need to get the winter blues (or blue toes!) over the holidays, as we’ve collected some of the best winter-warming advice […]

A Very Venture Christmas

The nights are darker, the lights are brighter and there’s definitely a chill in the air as the Christmas season is upon us! At Venture, we can’t think of a better place to spend the most wonderful time of the year than our beautiful region. With so much going on,from traditional Christmas light switch-on festivals […]

November 1st, 2016

Section: Uncategorised

New touch screens up and running in Darlington and Cockerton

We’ve recently added another valuable marketing tool to our portfolio by introducing through glass interactive touch screens to our Darlington and Cockerton village offices.  This technology means that the screens are operated through the glass. The screens are ultra-high bright and sun readable and allow people to access an entire property portfolio, filter properties that suit their […]

Venture outside for fearsome family fun this half-term

Can you believe it’s October half-term already? The first few weeks of the school year have passed-by quicker than the leaves have changed colour and it’s taken us all by surprise. Thankfully, there’s some great Halloween half term events planned for you and your family across County Durham, so there’ll be no boring holiday horror […]

A cake success as bakes raise thousands at our Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

A cake success as bakes raise thousands at our Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning   Our fantastic teams across our six offices baked, bought and ate to raise an outstanding grand total of £3,950.36 for MacMillan North East during our hugely successful World’s Biggest Coffee Morning event last month.   Some of our Darlington team […]

Make your home awesome this Autumn

As the darker nights draw in and the last glimpses of summer disappear, Autumn can feel like everyone’s least favourite season.   Now let’s turn that doom and gloom upside down and look at the positives. Autumn is a season of change and an easy way to mix things up is to make changes to […]