James Greenwood of Stacks Property Search says, “If you were serious about selling and buying before the lockdown, and are still able to make that move, then you should get yourself ready to be ahead of the pack now that the market is open again.
“We expect the market to be tight, but those that are in it will be serious, so you’ll need to have a good game plan. In the new agency world of difficult viewing protocols and nervous vendors, browsers and casual tyre-kickers won’t get the same attention as determined buyers.
Bill Spreckley of Stacks Property Search says, “This summer will be busy. There was already pent-up demand from buyers who’d been waiting for a Brexit resolution, and this will be exaggerated by buyers who’ve spent a long period of lockdown in what they are now sure is the wrong house – they will be anxious to move on in with a new ‘life is too short to spend it in the wrong property’ attitude.”
Stacks advice for being ready to leave the starting blocks includes: