Venture Properties Blog

Enjoy a summer ad-Venture

Enjoy a Summer ad-VENTURE The Summer holidays are in full swing, but often towards the end of the six weeks, people can struggle with what else to do to entertain the children. Luckily for you, as one of County Durham’s leading estate agents, we know the North East inside out and we’re always looking at […]

Top tips to help make moving house as stress free as possible

Make moving house memorable not mayhem Last year, the Daily Express conducted a poll with 2000 people on what was the most stressful ordeal they had encountered in the three years previous. Moving house came out on top, with a huge 61 per cent stating it is more stressful than a relationship breakdown, divorce or […]

August 2nd, 2016

Section: Darlington Office

New team members join Darlington office

We are delighted to welcome two new faces to our expanding team at Darlington. Kim Smith has taken over as our Accounts Manager and brings with her a wealth of experience in this field having previously worked for many years in the same post at another local agent. We have no doubt her knowledge and […]

Kynren – An amazing outdoor show at Bishop Auckland

Bishop Auckland’s spectacular open-air live show Kynren was performed for the first time on Saturday night to an audience of local residents, journalists and special guests. The first full run-through of the eagerly-awaited epic tale of England at Eleven Arches. Featuring a 1,000-strong cast of volunteers, animals, pyrotechnics, lighting and water effects the dress rehearsal […]

Post Brexit – Great mortgage deals to be had in the property market

Homeowners are in line for a Brexit boost as banks prepare to cut their mortgage rates. The best deals are set to become even cheaper because Britain voted to leave the EU. Cuts are likely because the Bank of England is being tipped to slash base rate from its record low 0.5 per cent to […]

We Give Maximum Exposure

Total coverage with digital, on and off-line marketing Venture Properties attracts great traffic in the region on our portal websites. We will also put your property on Rightmove, Zoopla, Prime Location and more property sites. As well as using email marketing, we will combine this with great press newspaper advertising in The Homes & Property, […]

June 10th, 2016

Section: Darlington Office

Sara and Paul join the team at Darlington

Our Darlington office are pleased to welcome Sara Wigham and Paul Stephens to our team. Sara joins our Property Management team and has a wealth of experience in this field and Paul, who has a strong sales background, will be working within our Sales Team. The team here at Venture extend a warm welcome to both of them. […]

How to step up the value of your home

Selling a property for the highest possible price is always a challenge, however, it is the properties that stand out which tend to attract higher values and faster sales. According to research, it usually takes around 20 seconds for a buyer to decide whether they like your home after walking into it. So, if you’re […]

May 20th, 2016

Section: Chester-Le-Street
Durham Office

Natalie and Helen join the team

We are pleased to announce the further expansion of the business in our Chester-le-street and Durham stores by welcoming two new recruits, Natalie Scott and Helen Whitfield.  These ladies have a wealth of experience in selling and are keen to establish themselves within the relevant Venture teams.   Lynne Stephenson, Director said, “Our business is going […]

May 13th, 2016

Section: Darlington Office

We’re recruiting

We are now recruiting in our Darlington office. We are looking for switched on individuals that enjoy a challenge and can bring some creativity to our team. For further details send your CV to