Should We Extend?

We are often invited to advise local homeowners on the expected “uplift” in the value of their property if they make certain alterations. On the surface, it is logical to assume that an extension will add significant value to your property, and this is often the case....

What about the Children

Showing your home to prospective purchasers can be stressful enough, but children add an extra dimension and their needs should be considered. Moving house might be logical and exciting for an adult, but the fear of the unknown can be upsetting for children. That room...

Welcome Back Charlotte

Oakfield Estate Agents are delighted to welcome Charlotte Osborne back to our team in the Eastbourne branch. Charlotte originally joined Oakfield in 2014 but at the start of 2017 she took a year’s sabbatical to travel around the world with her Fiancé. She has now...

Improvements You Can Take With You

We all know that home improvements often increase the value or saleability of your home, but whilst most improvements enhance a property, they generally stay with it when it is sold. However, there are improvements you can make that will not only maximise your home’s...

Showing Buyers Around (Part One)

Some estate agents claim that the seller is the best person to show a property to prospective purchasers. However, apart from the inevitable awkwardness of inviting strangers into your home, there are sound reasons why good estate agents prefer to accompany buyers...

2017 Christmas Party and Awards

On Saturday 9th December Oakfield held our annual Awards presentation and Christmas party evening at Bannatyne Hotel in Hastings. The evening commenced with a brief overview of the year before moving onto the always much anticipated awards! Following this we joined...