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How To | Get Your Home Ready To Sell In Spring

Spring is here! Not only does the season always comes out on top as the best time to sell a property, it

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Housing demand higher than ever

With the demand for houses being 12.4% higher than this time last year, and house prices rising to record levels, there really

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Great News For Homebuyers as Stamp Duty Holiday Extension...

In a bid to give a boost to the property market and mitigate the economic crisis caused by COVID-19, Chancellor of the

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Tips for a more sustainable home

You don’t have to change up your entire life to live a more sustainable one. Just a few tweaks can help the

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Conveyancing | A brief guide to buying and selling your home

What is conveyancing? Whether you’re buying or selling a home, it’s a good idea to know what’s involved. Conveyancing is s...

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Interior Design | Children’s Bedrooms They Can̵...

When decorating your child’s bedroom, a space that will serve them for the long run is the most ideal and practical choice.

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5 bedroom tweaks for a better sleep

Making a few tweaks to your bedroom habits can play a significant role in helping you achieve that good night’s sleep you

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Property News | North West Saw HIGHEST Annual House Price...

Rightmove’s house price index revealed the North-West saw the highest average change in asking prices with a 10.6% annual increase. There...

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How To Keep Your House Warm This Winter

When it’s freezing cold outside, you need to pull out all the stops, and running your heat 24/7 isn’t the most efficient

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Kitchen Trends 2021 | Interior Design

Thinking about updating your kitchen? With plenty of new styles and design ideas to choose from, we’ve put together a few of

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Winter 2021 Colour Palette | Interior Design

The winter colour palette is ‘stripped of excess’ offering a ‘less is more’ narrative which seems to be becoming much more important

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CONFIRMED: Housing market will remain open during Lockdow...

The property market in England will remain open during the new lockdown period imposed by the Prime Minister on Monday. The government

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2020 Roundup | Top 5 Most Popular Properties of 2020

1) Tonge Moor Road, Bolton – Sold Crowned first place was of course; Tonge Moor Road! Set in a much sought-after location, the fant...

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Make your home a sanctuary of wellbeing in the new year

For many of us, the beginning of the new year will be spent indoors, making it more important than ever to design

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Interior Design | Deck The Halls

Bring the magic of Christmas into your home with these stunning Christmas hallway decorating ideas. Set the scene It’s all about first

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Online Shopping | Staying Safe From Online Shopping Scams...

With the Christmas period fast approaching, many of us will be looking to take advantage of the sales and offers available during

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Coping This Christmas | How To Help Those Alone

Christmas is going to be different for a lot of us this year, but together we can help each other through it!

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Home Decor Gifts Perfect For Christmas

Struggling for inspiration when it comes to finding a housewarming gift for a loved one? Here are a few of our favourite

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Charities You Can Support This Winter

Salvation Army Many Salvation Army churches and centres across the UK will be running a Christmas Present Appeal, collecting donated pres...

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Online Shopping | Staying Safe From Online Shopping S...

With the Christmas period fast approaching, many of us will we looking to take advantage of the sales and offers available on

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Let’s Get Cooking | Christmas Dinner For Beginners

Is 2020 going to be your first-year cooking Christmas dinner? Not to worry! Let us take the stress away with a simple,

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Wrapping Christmas Gifts The Sustainable Way

Making Christmas easier on the environment doesn’t have to be hard! Why not take a small leap by wrapping your gifts in

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Property News | Buying & Selling Over The Christ...

Some people believe that moving house over the festive period is a mistake, but that is no longer the case! Over the

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Online Shopping | Knowing Your Rights

With Black Friday fast approaching, it is worth knowing what your consumer rights are before diving into the madness. The popular American

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Setting Up Your Home Office | #workingfromhome

How do you create a space at home that ensures a productive atmosphere where you won’t get interrupted? We have put together

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CONFIRMED: Housing market will remain open during lockdown

The property market in England will remain open during the 4-week lockdown period imposed by the Prime Minister on Saturday.

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Biggest Average House Price Rise In Over 4 Years!

Rightmove have reported that house prices on average are up 5.5% (16,818) compared to this time last year.

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Autumn/Winter 2020 Colour Trends

Whilst colour trends change and evolve over time, we have put together a few of our favourites...

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Property News | Boris Johnson Announces 5% Mortgage D...

Millions of property searchers across the UK could be given a helping hand onto the property ladder thanks to a brand new

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Can I Still Buy Or Sell A Property During A Local Lockdown?

Local lockdown restrictions in the North West have brought with it a lot of uncertainty. Especially when it comes to the property

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Property News | North West Prices Hit a 16-Year High

House prices across the North West have hit a 16-year high with enquires, sales and new instructions all continuing to rise.

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How To: A Quick And Easy Way To Spruce Up Your Stairs

Did you know that painting stairs is actually an easy DIY job you can get done over the weekend? Preparation is key 

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How To Make Your House Move Eco-Friendly

If you’re moving house there is no doubt you will already have a to-do list but have you considered ways to make

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How To Make The Most Of A Small Kitchen

Here are a few tips on how to make the most of a small space. Organise strategically If you decide to add

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Post Lockdown | How This One Change Can Boost The Value...

The property market has continually altered throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. After house prices soared in July, many property experts ha...

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Hot Tips: Making The Most Of Your Outdoor Space This Summer

Now that the weather is heating up it’s time to focus on making the most out of your outdoor space!

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5 Easy Ways to Make This Your Most Sustainable Summer Ever!

Unplug Put away your phone, laptop, games consoles, even if it’s for a few hours in the day. We all have the

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Quick Easy & Cheap DIY Projects You Can Do On The We...

Decorating tips don’t have to be time-consuming and expensive. We've put together a few DIY ideas you can get done over the weekend!

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Record Breaking June!

We have had a record-breaking month here at Miller Metcalfe, with properties flying off the market in as little as 24 hours!

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How Can a Bathroom Devalue Your Home?

Anything from the bedroom to bathroom ratio, where a bathroom is positioned, and the style of the bathroom can have a significant

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Great News For Homebuyers as Stamp Duty Holiday is Announced

In a bid to give a boost to the property market and mitigate the economic crisis caused by COVID-19, earlier this year

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Summer 2020 Interior Trends to Inspire Your Home Makeovers

We have seen more of our homes in the past couple of months than we have all last year, spending so much

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Property Sales Soar by 137% in North West

After the property market reopened on May 13th there has been a 137% surge in property sales between May 13th and June.

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Is now a good to time Buy & Sell?

With a huge buyer boom after the property market reopened on May 13th, millions of house hunters flocked Rightmove to search for

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How To | Take Care of your Bathroom

Take care of your bathroom and your bathroom will take care of you! With adequate care, all surfaces and components will perform

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Coronavirus Update

Until we are instructed otherwise, all valuations and viewings will continue to go ahead as normal as long as our safety guidelines are a...

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How To Feng Shui Your Home

Our home is our sanctuary. With lockdown keeping us indoors, it is more important than ever that our home creates a positive

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How To Be Safe At A Valuation | Coronavirus

Estate agents have been given the green light to resume valuations on properties, bringing a much-needed sigh of relief to home movers

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The Difference Between Hayfever and Coronavirus Symptoms

As the weather is heating up and the pollen count is rising, the number of us starting with hayfever is increasing. The

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How to: Property Videos

Whether you are a beginner or a videography professional, we have put together some basic tips that will help you get the

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Mortgage Rates | COVID-19 Update

The bank of England has cut interest rates again in a further emergency response to the coronavirus pandemic, bringing the base rate

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Staying In Touch | Best Video Call Platforms

Life under the coronavirus lockdown has seen many social lives bought to a halt and families left unable to visit each other.

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How to: Property Photographs

Whether you are a beginner or a photography professional, we have put together some basic tips that will help you get the

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Virtual Valuations

Due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19, we are doing all we can to help stop the spread of this virus. Find out more

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Spring Decluttering Tips from Marie Kondo

Japanese decluttering expert Marie Kondo has 6 basic rules; Commit yourself to tidying up. Imagine your ideal lifestyle. Finish discardin...

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Is Spring the Best Time to Sell Your Home?

There are many myths as to when the best seasonal time to sell is, but it is important to remember that each

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Five Common Mistakes First Time Buyers Should Try To Avoid

Buying a home is one of the most exciting life experiences, however it can be one of the most stressful times of

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How has Brexit impacted the UK so far?

Although the UK will no longer be a part of the EU, it will continue to trade and adhere to rules as

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How to get your Home Ready to Sell

If you are looking to sell your home, there are a few factors to consider. It is vital to remember that not

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The Pointless Home Improvements That Won’t Add Valu...

Many homeowners often assume that extensive upgrades and renovations will add more value to their home. In some cases, improvements may even

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Marie Kondo’s Top Tips For Tidying

Are you thinking of having out a clear-out and starting the new decade a fresh? If so, Marie Kondo is on hand to share her top tips on th...

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Rightmove Records Its Highest Ever January Price Rise

There has been an average asking price rise of 2.3% (+£6,785) over the past 4 weeks, making this the the biggest ever surge reported by R...

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Kitchen Trends 2020 – The Latest Trends and Ideas f...

Are you looking to update your kitchen? Here are a few of our favourite kitchen trends and ideas for the new year...

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5 Ways to be More Sustainable in 2020

New Years’ resolutions are a wonderful way to try out something new in life, taking better care of yourself or even the

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Modern Ways in 2020 to Upgrade Your Home and Add Value

There are always some do’s and don’ts when it comes to increasing the value of your home through refurbishments and upgrades. Here

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How To Get Your House Ready For Viewings

Once the ‘for sale’ sign has been put up it’s only a matter of time before all the anticipated house viewings begin.

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How much value can a conservatory add to your home?

With home improvements becoming increasingly popular over the past few years, millions of homeowners are beginning to see the added value...

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Tips to Improve Your Home Lighting

Lighting usually sets the tone of a home and should never be underestimated – though sadly, it usually is. Good lighting makes

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How to pick the purr-fect flooring when you have a pet

If you're wondering if there are any specific qualities that a pet owner should look for in a floor, consider this your pet-friendly flo...

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Top tips for moving house during the festive period

Moving home is a stressful event in itself, particular partnered up with awful winter weather and the holiday traffic if you've booked in...

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How Does Brexit Affect The Property Market?

Are You Looking For Some Clarity On Brexit? With Brexit once again being pushed back to 2020, and a general election now

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Bonfire and Firework Displays in the North West

Check out a few of the attractions taking place across the North West this November!

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We Are Winners Again! 🎉😁

The time has come again where we receive our amazing awards from All Agents. Our team of Mpeople work extremely hard all year round.

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Miller Metcalfe shortlisted in the Top 10 for The Negotia...

Miller Metcalfe are delighted to be shortlisted in the UK’s Top 10 Estate Agent Employer of the Year in the Negotiator Awards

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Tackling Condensation In The Home

If allowed to enter your home unchecked, dampness can cause untold damage to your property, possessions, and even to your health. Dampness

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9 Hints and Tips on How to Stay Eco-Friendly

Want to live a more eco-conscious life but not sure where to start, or whether your efforts will even make a difference?

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Should you pay your mortgage off early?

New research from financial services firm Hargreaves Lansdown has shown that one in six of us who have purchased a property will

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Our top tips for designing a home office

With businesses offering a greater level of autonomy and flexibility to their workers than ever before, as well as millions who are

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Can improving a home’s exterior boost saleability?

According to research, simply spending a couple of hundred pounds on the ‘kerb appeal’ of your property can significantly mak...

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House prices forecast to increase 1.2% over next three mo...

A new study from reallymoving.com has found that current market conditions are indicating a 1.2% increase in property prices...

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An introduction to joint mortgages

A joint mortgage is a common method for groups of buyers who are looking to share the costs of buying a home.

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How to become a buy-to-let landlord

Bricks and mortar have always been a bolthole for people looking to invest their money in a safe place and, despite recent

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How to sell quickly during summer

With plenty of buyers motivated to move before the winter months set in, summer can be the perfect time to sell your

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On yer’ bike Bolton | The Be Strong Charity

‘Be Strong’ of Bolton ask you to join them on a charity bike ride from London to Paris to support the ‘Be Strong Sanctuary’.

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✨? From Sold to Gold ✨? Multi Award Agent 2018 | All Agents

The 2018 All Agent awards have now been announced. Miller Metcalfe have stole the show, with an outstanding 37 AWARDS, of which 22

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Best in the North West – Our Bolton office is Number 1

olton, with an general average price of £156,813 was cheaper than Heaton, Lostock and Bromley Cross.

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Completion | What happens at completion?

Completion day is the official date you get the keys to your new property. On this day, all of the money officially changes and the prope...

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Contracts | How do I exchange contracts?

The last (legal) stage of your property journey is the exchange of contracts. Once this has started, you cannot pull out (without

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Search | How do I find my dream home?

With the introduction of online property portals such as Rightmove & Zoopla, it has never been easier to search for your dream

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Finances | Can I afford to buy a home?

Can I afford to buy a home? Buying a property is one of the biggest purchases of your life. The first step

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What your moving home timeline should be

Moving house can be a stressful time, especially if you are not organised. Relax, we’ve put together a checklist to help smooth

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Miller Metcalfe launches online selling service

In partnership with SDL Group, we have launched a brand new online service to sell properties with no commission to pay.

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How do I buy a house? | Making an offer

Making an offer You have finally found the property of your dreams, now it’s time to make an offer. To submit an

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Homes Under The Hammer BBC

Miller Metcalfe to be asked by the BBC to value the property in Hindley on Homes Under the Hammer back in October 2017.

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What to expect at a viewing?

Before you view When looking for your new property, it is incredibly important to view a variety of different properties to know

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Why Buy A Home?

Buying your first home can be a tricky decision, it’s an elusive goal in life for most people. When buying your home

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Different Ways To Buy

Help to buy Help to buy gives you a boost when you can only afford a 5% deposit. The scheme isn’t limited

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First Time Buyers

Buying a home for the first time So, you’re thinking of buying for the first time, here are some important questions you

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Want To Sell Your Property Up North? Good News!

Are you looking to sell in the North West of England? Well this is good news for you. Rightmove have produced a

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Moving home? Don’t forget your key contacts!

Moving house and need to change your address? Keep a log of all the contacts you will ever need, making your move

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Moving house and need to change your address?

Are you moving into a new home and can’t remember everyone you have to contact to change your address? If you worry

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Moving home? Check Out Our Survival Checklist…

Are you moving home and not sure where to start? Check out our simple steps to moving home to ensure your day

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Professional Photography – Do I need it?

Did you know… Properties with professional photography receive 139% more clicks online compared to similar listings?* When it comes...

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Mpeople January GOT PRIDE Awards

Our annual Mpeople Awards went off with a bang on Friday 12th January 2018.

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What Is Conveyancing?

The Legal Process Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring the sellers name on a property to the name of the buyer,

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Tips on Selling Your Home in Spring

Moving house can be stressful, but do you know how to prepare to sell? Selling your home in spring can be a

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Super Hero Day

On Friday 4th May Miller Metcalfe dressed up to support an amazing charity called Cash For Kids in support of The Teenage Cancer Trust.

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Lagan’s Foundation | Miller Metcalfe’s Charity of the Year

We are pleased to announce we have partnered with Lagan’s Foundation, a charity raising money to support families affected by heart defec...

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Estate Agent Awarded Best Marketing Campaign | SDL Auctions

We had the honour of accepting our award at the recent SDL Property: 2018 Conference at St George’s Park in Staffordshire.

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Bolton Ironman Challenge | Macmillan Cancer Support

I completed Ironman UK in Bolton on the 17th July 2017 in a time of 13 hours, 36 minutes and 24 seconds. It was an exciting day...