paragraphVillage of the week
Grindleford (www.grindleford.com) is one of the Peak District's most popular villages and lies approximately 7 miles to the south west of Sheffield. It has good road access and a train station provides regular transport to Sheffield and Manchester, as well as to other villages in the valley. The village is situated on the River Derwent and is surrounded by glorious national park countryside. There are many local beautiful walks and cycle rides including the areas of National Trust Padley Gorge and Longshaw Estate, Froggatt Edge and Chatsworth.
Amenities include a thriving community shop (www.grindlefordvillageshop.com), dentist, doctor and veterinary surgery, the iconic Grindleford station cafe and two hotels. Residents enjoy the use of a play park, tennis courts, allotments and orchard BBQ area. There is a well-established Cricket, Football team and Youth club. The village pre-school and primary school are very popular; facilities include forest schools and a trim trail. www.grindlefordandeyamplaygroup.org.uk and www.grindlefordprimaryschool.co.uk. The village holds many annual events including fell races, a cyclo-sportive, a horticultural show and a carnival week.
paragraphSome Facts and Figures for 2016
Average % of sale price agreed: 99.17%
Average viewings per sale: 14
Average time from sale to exchange of contracts: 60 day
So, if you're thinking of selling, the above example will give you an insight of what to expect. What may surprise some people is that we achieve on average 99.17% of the sale price on each property; this being down to advising a realistic valuation, and having an extensive list of waiting buyers.
Creating strong early interest is key to achieving a good price, a high initial valuation will lead to reductions further down the line, and a more protracted sale.
If you are considering selling or would like a valuation on your home or investment property, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01433 651888.
paragraphOur Next AuctionWe look forward to taking on new properties for our next auction on the 20th October 2016 at The Maynard Arms, Grindleford, Hope Valley.