Oliver Miles from Oliver Miles Estate Agents assesses the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Stamp Duty Changes which are designed to stimulate the property market.   With post-Covid demand for property at a welcome high, the one thing needed to help create what could be...


Oliver Miles from Oliver Miles Estate Agents looks at the impact national and global events might have on a resurgent UK property market towards the end of the year. We hear about caveat emptor – let the buyer beware – but what about caveat venditor – let the...


Oliver Miles from Oliver Miles Estate Agents advises caution to buyers at a time when the market is showing an upturn following lockdown.   Some buyers have been anticipating a fall in property prices, but early indications are that there may not be a reduction in asking...


  As the UK lifts out of lockdown Oliver Miles of Oliver Miles Estate Agents is on the right track. Something extraordinary is happening with homebuying. Within a day of the government announcement that the home buying and renting process could re-start, the telephone calls...


Oliver Miles considers what is to be expected after this crisis has eased.   In houses and apartments all over the country those in lockdown are wondering and talking about life after the Covid 19 threat has passed.   If this period of isolation from our families...


Your Property Through Another’s Eyes     Oliver Miles of Oliver Miles Estate Agents explains a vital step a seller can make now to help achieve a successful property sale once the coronavirus danger has passed.   Spring has sprung, the daffodils have bloomed...


For many years,   through good times and bad,  Oliver Miles Estate Agents has been recognized in Swanage and Purbeck for many decades. Either born, schooled or lived & worked here for a significant number of years Oliver and the team have provided level-headed and...


The year has started well in the property market, but what could the Chancellor do to really get things moving? On the 11th of March, Budget Day, all eyes will be on our new Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP. One group of English taxpayers will be especially...


Monthly Newsletter - 24th February 2020 Following the Tory election win, interest from property hunters has surged since the new year. There has been a lot more footfall, more listings more viewings and offers and, as a consequence, house prices have risen across the country for...


The January 2020 RICS Residential Survey results signal a continued improvement in market activity over the month, with indicators on demand, sales and fresh listings all moving further into positive territory.  What’s more, respondents across all...


Oliver Miles  takes a fresh look at the property market as we enter the New Year. After three-plus years of dormancy brought on by political confusion and inertia and a surprisingly emphatic election result we are experiencing unusual market conditions. If you read or...