One of the most astounding things that has happened in the last 12 months was something that did not happen. Even after the country saw the deepest recession since the Great Freeze of 1709, with GDP dropping 28% in one quarter, one would have expected a large fall in Biggleswade house prices would follow.

Renting out your property is about so much more than just money and business. As well as wanting an agent who can find you the perfect tenant, you're sure to have feelings around confidence, connection and communication. None of these are financial concerns, but our experience tells us how prized they are by all of our landlord clients.

In this three-minute read, we look at a study that found some landlords were putting themselves and their investment at risk by cutting corners on checks and maintenance.

In almost 25 years of being an estate agency and seeing thousands of properties I can still be blown away by a well designed loft conversion, they are often unique to that property and add a new dimension to the property. This blog explores how to convert your loft to add value and create your perfect space.

Being an estate agent is a bit like running a dating agency: playing Cupid every day, cultivating commitment and building long-term relationships that lead to living together. It's more than marketing; it's matchmaking! Read our blog to discover what Tinder and Rightmove have in common.

In this two-minute read, we look at how landlords can foster a good rapport with tenants.

The Flitwick property market is on fire! I don't remember a time when when so few Flitwick properties were available to buy. So why are these properties not selling when all those around them are selling? Stuart Scott has over 20 years as a Flitwick estate agent and is always happy to give advice whether or not you are a client of Urban & Rural

What improvements should you make to your rental property for maximum financial return. In this article we look at the five areas you should spend money to maximise your investment (and where money can be saved!)

Over 1 in 4 Biggleswade properties are being sold with no-chain. Is it a good idea to rent in between moving home to be chain-free?

This months newsletter includes articles on the key decore trends for 2021, should Stamp Duty be stamped out for Flitwick property buyers and the latest news on leasehold reforms in the UK

This months newsletter includes articles on the key decore trends for 2021, how unemployment rises will effect the Biggleswade property market and the latest news on leasehold reforms in the UK

Emerging from yet another lockdown the demand from buyers for gardens and a feeling of outdoor space has surged. Read our blog for simple tips on how to make the most of the outdoor space at your home.