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Welcome to the Maddisons blog! Updated regularly, we thoroughly enjoy sharing our knowledge and experience and aim to offer an insight into everything we do at Maddisons here on our blog

Winter Checklist For Landlords

We’ve all heard the saying, “A stitch in time saves nine” and this could have been written for landlords, as now is the time for landlords to prepare their properties for winter. This is naturally important for the wellbeing, comfort and safety of your tenants, but also so that you avoid future repair costs. Maintaining…

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October Events in and around Tunbridge Wells

October’s events bought to you by Maddisons Residential, the estate and letting agent based in Tunbridge Wells are dominated by Halloween events for the children. However, if you are not looking for ghouls and vampires, we bring you details of the CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival, a musical about the late, great singer Dusty Springfield…

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Do You Need A Letting Agent?

As a landlord, you can choose to manage your property yourself or you can choose a Letting Agent. Both scenarios work well, but before you decide, it could really help if you have a checklist of questions to ask yourself. Answer The Following Questions Do I have lots of spare time? Am I up-to-date with…

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September 2017 Events

Madama Butterfly Thursday 21st September at 19.30 The Russian State Opera comes back to Tunbridge Wells with the compelling tale of Madama Butterfly, described as Puccini’s favourite opera.  This touching tale of innocent love crushed between two utterly different cultures resonates as strongly as ever in today’s world. Be wowed by the beautiful set and…

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August 2017 Events

Maddisons Residential, a leading Tunbridge Wells based estate agent has pleasure in bringing you details of events that are going on in and around the town. This month, our guide naturally focuses on family events including things to do at Bedgebury Pinetum, Groombridge Place and Chiddingstone Castle as well as in the town itself at…

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Choose An Agent That Can Get You Through To Exchange Of Contracts

Buying a house in England can be extremely stressful and many people witness the collapse of a dream, as their house sale falls through before exchange. It’s alarming that when considering an estate agent to sell their house, few people think of choosing the estate agent with the lowest fall through rate, and consequently the…

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July 2017 Events

Maddisons Residential Estate Agents, based in Tunbridge Wells has pleasure in bringing you details of events that are going on in and around the town. With the long summer holidays on the horizon, our guide brings you family fun events including The Festival Theatre at Hever Castle, things to do at Ightham Mote and the…

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“Should I Sell During the Summer Holidays?”

Some sellers feel that if they have “missed” the spring market, they should wait until September before selling their property; but there are solid reasons for marketing your home during the summer. Firstly, your house is likely to look its very best. The bright days and long evenings mean that your accommodation will look light…

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The Maddisons Residential Guide to Successfully Selling Your Property

The well-known saying, “you only get one chance to make a first impression”, is never truer than when a property is placed on the market for sale.  Viewing a property is all about visualisation: your buyer will try to picture themselves, or a tenant or future buyer, living in the property. And they will answer…

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Featured Events – June 2017

Maddisons Residential Estate Agents, based in Tunbridge Wells has pleasure in bringing you details of events that are going on in and around the town. This month, our guide brings you details of concerts at Bedgebury Pinetum, Tunbridge Wells Farmers’ Markets, glorious displays of roses at Hever Castle and Pashley Manor Gardens and the story…

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