Cambridge residents rank pubs as most important local amenity – 25/06/19 for Bidwells and in Cambridge Independent

A recent survey has revealed that homebuyers in Cambridgeshire value being within walking distance to local amenities, with pubs coming out on top as most important. Pubs are an integral part of the Great British community, more than one in two respondents said that living in walking distance of a pub was important to them. …

Women in Business (in IQ Magazine, Velvet and the Cambridge Independent) Sept/Oct 2019

Bidwells Residential Agency’s team includes fifteen of Bidwells’ strongest women who assist the business to provide unrivalled service for the sale and letting of a wide range of properties.  Residential agency comprises Sales, Lettings and New Homes all of who aim to provide an industry leading service for their clients.  Rebecca Wilson’s journey from Secretary …

How to find the right balance between your office and you spare room – 02/12/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

In this blog, we’re tackling the age-old question of, ‘office or guest room?’ Most first-time buyers are left disheartened when they can’t get exactly what they want in their first home due to restrictive budgets. We have to be crafty and clever with how we use the available space, by adapting rooms to be multipurpose but still …

How to make your home bright and light – 30/09/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

You’ve found your perfect home, it’s in a lovely location and has great garden. The only problem is that the rooms feel a little dark. Not enough natural light? No problem! Mirrors, soft furnishings, and lamps can help increase the light in your living room. Having a well-lit room and atmosphere to relax in is …

Decluttering and storage hacks – 09/09/2019 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

We live in an age where not everything is made to last, we are encouraged to buy more, spend more – but throw less away. We are a nation of hoarders and it's time to take action. One trend that is hitting the nation’s homes this year is decluttering. We don’t need to wait for a …

Herb planters in the home – 16/09/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

Kitchens are the busiest room and hub of your home, but they’re often neglected in terms of interior design. If getting your kitchen redone is a bit over your budget, an easy and affordable way to freshen up your kitchen is by having planters filled with a variety of different herbs. Herbs are available in a variety …

Period property interior design – 23/09/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

When you have a period property it is important to try and maintain character and have the heritage of the house reflected within the interior design. Period features can provide a point of inspiration for you, enabling you to add further character to your home. Emphasise your property’s character by making any period features such …

Creating an oasis within your home – blog written on behalf of Bidwells (09/09/19)

No matter how big or small your home is, finding a way to create an oasis within your outdoor space is a sure way to find peace and calm. As long as you utilise what you have, you can transform spaces of any size effectively. House plants and succulents liven up the inside your home and require …

Schools and education matter – article on behalf of Bidwells (09/09/19)

How close your home is to your children’s school is incredibly important when deciding where to move. Our recent survey showed us just how essential being within school catchment is to the residents of Cambridgeshire. Cambridge is a hub of excellence, it is home to Microsoft, Apple and Amazon’s Alexa. Excellence is everywhere you look. The …