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Moving to York

Tuesday 6th August 2019

Moving to a new area can be daunting and finding the right place to live feels like looking for a needle in a haystack.  We’ve recently had quite a few buyers contact us to get advice on what to do first and where to start.  So on that note, we have put together some top… Read More

Moving day!

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

We always love to see our new home owners take their selfie outside their property.  This month, buyers, James and Rose moved into their first home together and we couldn’t be happier to have helped in make their dream become a reality! Read their review on our Testimonial page. Read More

Cancer Research Race for Life 5k

Friday 28th June 2019

Together with Maxine and Amy of MT Property Consultancy York, Jo from Lancaster Samms will be taking part in the 5k charity fun run on 15th September 2019 at York Racecourse. Cancer is the biggest killing disease we know. All of us have come into contact with someone who’s either fighting against it or who… Read More

Competition Time!

Tuesday 18th June 2019

Over on our Instagram page, we are giving away a £50 John Lewis voucher to spend on whatever you like – all you have to do is: Follow Lancaster Samms on Instagram Like the Freebie Friday/John Lewis post, uploaded on Friday 14th June Tag a friend who you would treat with your voucher Hurry and… Read More

Lancaster Samms on Instagram

Monday 20th May 2019

If you’re a lover of beautiful photography then you’ll love our Instagram page! Packed with our properties for sale as well as interior styling and lifestyle shots. We also love to showcase our favourite interior brands too.  To follow our feed and keep updated on all things interior, head over to Read More

A wonderful transformation

Wednesday 15th May 2019

We were delighted to be invited back to St Olaves Road earlier this month to see for ourselves the amazing transformation of a property which was sold in December 2018.  It had previously been a property which had various letting rooms and was in need of some TLC.  The transformation is almost unrecognisable and it… Read More

Tips for getting your home market and viewing ready

Wednesday 6th March 2019

Presenting your home ready for photography or a viewing is very important and can make or break the beginning of marketing or first impressions from buyers. It doesn’t have to be stressful however, or exhaustive.  We have put together some simple tips when it comes to decluttering and presenting your home in the best possible… Read More

2019 Property Market Predictions

Wednesday 2nd January 2019

The Christmas decorations have been packed away and the new year is now here.  Traditionally, this is a time when buyers and sellers alike contemplate their next move.  Surprisingly, the immediate days after Christmas show a rise in property views year on year according to Rightmove. In some cases buyer traffic can triple between Christmas… Read More

Christmas is here in York

Tuesday 27th November 2018

The festive season has well and truly begun in York with the start of the St Nicholas Fair and Christmas markets – a showcase of Yorkshire’s finest produce of food and drink, crafts and gifts.  Take a stroll through Parliament Street down to Thors Tipi and onto St Sampson’s Square where many of the food… Read More

Visit York

Thursday 25th October 2018

Whether you are a first time tourist, a returning visitor or a long standing resident, there is lots to discover in York this time of year. Follow the link to discover what’s on this Autumn, from Halloween Ghost tours, to Guy Fawkes night celebrations and all the run up to Christmas.   Read More