In the press… The Times

We are delighted to have shared our thoughts with The Times ‘Bricks & Mortar’ on activity in the country homes market and the discounts being achieved.

There were a lot of overzealous sellers in the market during 2023 who have had a dose of realism as the country house market has cooled, so the price reductions we’ve seen in West Sussex in the last few months are mostly where properties were seriously overpriced to begin with. 

The main issue buyers face right now is the shortage of homes to buy. Good quality family homes with an acre of land are like gold dust and demand is outweighing supply heading into the spring. 

It’s still early in the season and we expect to see more bargain-hunting London buyers emerging in the next few weeks, but they may well find themselves frustrated by the lack of choice.

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