Month: July 2017

Poisoned Chalice? It’s The Kool-Aid.

Poisoned Chalice? It’s The Kool-Aid.

    Def: A Poisoned Chalice:  Some thing that harms the person it is given to, although it seemed very good when they first got it. Def: Drinking the Kool-Aid is a common American expression.  Roughly translated it means “to blindly follow”. It usually has a negative connotation. Homeowners, bombarded with messages on an almost daily basis by…

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Gobble, Gulp & Go – Estate Agency For Our Times.

Gobble, Gulp & Go – Estate Agency For Our Times.

Gobble, gulp & go because we live in a frenetic, sometimes crazy world of speed. Never enough hours in the day to catch your breath.  Not enough ‘me time’. Pushed & pulled in all directions. I was re-reading the brilliant book by Carl Honoré:  In Praise of Slow.  The essence of which was that it’s…

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Spare a Thought for your Neighbours – Not Your Fee.

Spare a Thought for your Neighbours – Not Your Fee.

Spare a thought for your neighbours.  Not your fee. There are a few.  Well, a few thousand, in fact. Homeowners, up and down the U.K who show little regard for anything.  Other than getting their home ‘sold’. Nothing intrinsically wrong with wanting to move.  But it’s how you move that should be of concern. Seems…

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