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July 2019

Not the Biggest but the Best!

2020-07-13T11:13:18+00:00

Rural View may not be the largest or indeed the most widely known estate agency covering the South Wiltshire/North Dorset area but we are the best when it comes to attracting interest in our clients’ properties. This claim is borne out by our clients’ homes being the most viewed properties in our patch on Rightmove, [...]

Not the Biggest but the Best!2020-07-13T11:13:18+00:00

December 2017

NAME THE CHRISTMAS ARTIST COMPETITION!

2018-01-03T14:51:25+00:00

Here are 10 winter & Christmas scenes, some are more familiar than others but who painted them? Name as many artists as you can! 1st Prize - 12 Bottles of Wine 2nd Prize - 6 Bottles of Wine TIE BREAK - How much was Picture G sold for at auction in 2017? Email your answers [...]

NAME THE CHRISTMAS ARTIST COMPETITION!2018-01-03T14:51:25+00:00

September 2017

Now Selling AND Finding your Next Home

2017-10-05T14:38:17+00:00

Nervous about marketing current property before finding your next home? We often conduct market appraisals where owners are not comfortable with putting their own properties on the market until they have found somewhere to move to. This is understandable, especially in a market where there is little to choose from. If they have been in their [...]

Now Selling AND Finding your Next Home2017-10-05T14:38:17+00:00

May 2017

Character House For Sale in Christopher Wren’s Childhood Village (East Knoyle)

2017-07-04T12:42:34+00:00

Attractive 17th Century house with tremendous character Many of London’s most iconic landmark buildings such as St Paul’s Cathedral, the Royal Naval Collage and a host of churches rebuilt after the Great Fire of London were designed by Sir Christopher Wren, one of England’s most highly acclaimed architects. This influential historical figure had a relatively [...]

Character House For Sale in Christopher Wren’s Childhood Village (East Knoyle)2017-07-04T12:42:34+00:00

December 2016

June 2016

Selling your rural home? Ironing out your property creases…

2018-02-27T14:54:29+00:00

Selling your Rural Property? Imagine this – you are selling your rural property, your estate agent has arranged plenty of viewings and you have received an offer which you are delighted to accept. Fantastic, excitement all round and you can start making plans now that you have found a willing buyer. However, there is still [...]

Selling your rural home? Ironing out your property creases…2018-02-27T14:54:29+00:00

March 2016

Local Schools – An Introduction

2017-03-07T10:11:28+00:00

The right choice of school can of course have an enormous impact on a child’s education, development, well-being and future prospects. It is for this reason that the region is so popular with parents due to the excellent choice of schools in both the state and private sectors across all age ranges. The location of [...]

Local Schools – An Introduction2017-03-07T10:11:28+00:00

Local Rural Cricket Clubs

2017-03-07T10:12:55+00:00

Wiltshire, Dorset & Hampshire Cricket Clubs The thwack of leather against willow followed by a polite round of clapping must surely be an integral part of village life on a summer’s day. A game of mysterious rules, strange traditions and bizarre terminology for many, cricket is an essential part of living in the country even [...]

Local Rural Cricket Clubs2017-03-07T10:12:55+00:00

March 2015

Rural View an award nominated local estate agent

2017-03-06T16:56:04+00:00

It's not often that we blow our own trumpet but we are thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted out of scores of firms to receive a coveted ESTAS Award for best regional Estate Agent's Office (Southern England). The industry equivalent of the Baftas will be held at the Park Lane Hilton in May and [...]

Rural View an award nominated local estate agent2017-03-06T16:56:04+00:00

November 2014

The Housing Market in 2012

2017-03-07T09:11:18+00:00

This has been a year when normality has been all but forgotten. Traditionally one would have expected a slow impetus in the earlier months building towards a bustling late Spring and Summer market, falling back for the holiday period and then pushing ahead again in the Autumn. The housing market in 2012 2012, however, has [...]

The Housing Market in 20122017-03-07T09:11:18+00:00

October 2014

Salisbury, the Best Place to Live in the UK?

2017-01-19T15:46:04+00:00

The recent publication by the World’s largest publisher of travel guides; Lonely Planet of its list of best cities to visit in 2015 ranks Salisbury as Number Seven, the only UK destination to make the top ten. This will come as no surprise to those of us who already have the pleasure of living and [...]

Salisbury, the Best Place to Live in the UK?2017-01-19T15:46:04+00:00

July 2014

May 2014

April 2014

Rural Event in the Deverill Valley

2017-03-07T10:10:54+00:00

As village and rural Estate Agents we are delighted to be sponsoring a cultural rural event in the beautiful Deverill Valley. The Festival of Performing Arts which takes place over the coming Bank Holiday weekend has attracted a large number of excellent acts and promises to be an enriching occasion, with performances to suit all [...]

Rural Event in the Deverill Valley2017-03-07T10:10:54+00:00

March 2014

2017-01-19T14:29:20+00:00

Hampshire State Primary Schools Abbotts Ann C of E Primary School, Andover Amport C of E Primary School, Andover Andover C of E Primary School, Andover Appleshaw St Peter's C of E Primary School, Andover Beaulieu Village Primary School, Brockenhurst Breamore C of E Primary School, Fordingbridge Brockenhurst C of E Primary School, Brockenhurst Broughton [...]

2017-01-19T14:29:20+00:00

Local rural beauty spots in Dorset

2017-01-19T12:41:14+00:00

Rural View estate agency recommends a variety of favourite places of interest in Dorset. If you are looking for fun by the sea or an inland adventure, we can help. Abbotsbury Swannery Established in the 14th Century, the only managed colony of nesting mute swans. The adjoining sub-tropical gardens has many rare and exotic plants [...]

Local rural beauty spots in Dorset2017-01-19T12:41:14+00:00

August 2013

Is the Wiltshire housing market recovering?

2017-01-19T11:07:17+00:00

While there is no particular pattern in the Wiltshire housing market at the moment we are happily seeing signs of more confidence from buyers and activity is on the up. One is always hesitant to herald the recovery, and it is likely that this is the end of the beginning, rather than the beginning of the end, [...]

Is the Wiltshire housing market recovering?2017-01-19T11:07:17+00:00

August 2012

Your perfect rural home?

2017-01-17T16:49:06+00:00

An intriguing piece of research by AA Home Energy Response has uncovered the Nation’s home-owning aspiration. You may think that most of us would like to live in an old rectory or a penthouse apartment, but no: according to this new research the most popular type of property is a three bedroom semi-detached house in [...]

Your perfect rural home?2017-01-17T16:49:06+00:00

June 2012

Why Location Matters

2017-01-17T16:43:19+00:00

When showing people around properties we quite often hear the comment:  ‘If only I could pick up this house and put it in another spot.’ Location is not the be-all and end-all of choosing a house to buy. There are other obvious considerations such as quality and condition, outside space, the number of bedrooms and [...]

Why Location Matters2017-01-17T16:43:19+00:00

May 2012

What to look for when searching for a bolthole in the country

2017-01-17T16:12:08+00:00

There are two distinct types of occasional occupiers who own lock-up-and-leave properties, each with specific criteria, but both with similar concerns to address. One is the escapee from London and the Home-Counties, looking for a more serene and uplifting existence. This particular neck of the woods is attracting ever more interest from such a purchaser [...]

What to look for when searching for a bolthole in the country2017-01-17T16:12:08+00:00

December 2011