Urban Myth – ‘You have to catch the property season’

How often have you been told to wait for months and catch the spring market when buyers come out of hibernation and start to buy houses? At Hayman-Joyce we firmly believe this is an urban myth. Firstly people look all year round for reasons that have absolutely nothing to do...


Cornmill featured in Money Week

We're delighted to see Cornmill in Compton Abdale featured in this weeks Money Week. Many thanks  to our amazing National Press Manager Susan Hawkins for securing the editorial coverage for the owner. Here is  a link to the article  in Money Week...


Landlords are you energy efficient?

There is much to consider when becoming a landlord and we are heading towards another important legislation change for letting property. What is energy efficiency and how might it affect you? The government’s goal is to reduce the amount of energy required to provide...


Stamp Duty abolished for all first-time buyers up to £300,000

Philip Hammond has just announced that he will abolish stamp duty for first time buyers up to £300,000 from today. If purchasing at £300,000 this equates to a £5,000 saving or a £2,500 saving at £250,000. Tom Hayman-Joyce comments "Very pleased to...


Buyers must now provide identification on acceptance of an offer.

The HMRC announced the implementation of The 4 th Money Laundering Directive, which is the latest Money Laundering Regulations, on the 26 th June 2017. The new guidance confirms a number of changes to the legislation. The most significant change effects those buying a property...


An exceptional opportunity to join our expanding lettings team

An exceptional opportunity to join our expanding lettings team as a Lettings Administrator. Hayman-Joyce are leading independent local estate agents, letting agents, auctioneers, valuers and property consultants in the Cotswolds with offices in Broadway and Moreton-in-Marsh...


Tips for selling in the current market from Tom Hayman-Joyce

If you are considering selling, here are some important points about this current market that experienced estate agents understand only too well.  Do not believe everything you read in the press, in particular, national newspapers cannot reflect local market conditions that...


Jasper Feilding FRICS appointed as a Consultant

Jasper has been an estate agent for over 40 years, most of which have been spent in the Cotswolds dealing with the sale of all types of property. Starting his career in 1975 in the Country House Department of Savills London office, Jasper moved to the Cotswolds in 1980, having...


Struggling to find your perfect home?

Distinctive Cotswold homes for sale, are an event rather than the everyday. From the Moreton-in-Marsh office we have a list of properties for sale which are not openly marketed.  For various reasons the owners do not want their properties advertised, they may not have...


Confessions of an Estate Agent

Sometimes when a new year commences and you have spent the Christmas holidays reading the doom and gloom forecasts for 2017, it feels like going into battle once more.  Residential Estate Agency can sometimes be reminiscent of psychological and financial warfare.  Often...