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Property Developing – Learn from my mistakes – 1

Property Developing – Learn from my mistakes – 1

| 17th June 2016 | 0 Comments

Property Developing – Learn from my mistakes   My Property Developing career started back in 1992 and since then I have made many mistakes – everyone does, its how you react that counts.   Every successful business person has failed at some point. Instead of giving up they learn, fall forward and carry on. I refurbished […]

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Crouch Cottage – Grade 2 Listed Cottages – Wadhurst

Crouch Cottage – Grade 2 Listed Cottages – Wadhurst

| 26th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Conversion of Two Grade 2 listed cottages with no mod cons into one 4 bedroom house with a 6 x 4 kitchen extension These grade 2 listed cottages came onto the market when we were not ready to purchase so with regret we set aside the advert. This type of project is rare and getting rarer all […]

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Conversion of a Grade 2 Listed Coach House

Conversion of a Grade 2 Listed Coach House

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Conversion of a Grade 2 Listed Coach House 3 bed family home with a large Kitchen, Living room with open fire and large doors opening onto the garden.   Amber Lane in Chart Sutton is a beautiful lane and the location of this fine Coach House.       I found this project via […]

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Creation of a new 1 bed flat and refurbishment of 3 others

Creation of a new 1 bed flat and refurbishment of 3 others

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rose and Crown Flats, Mayfield, East Sussex Refurbishment of three neglected flats and creation of one new flat from old store   In August 2007 I viewed a building behind the Rose and Crown pub in Mayfield East Sussex ; the building was made up of  3 dishevelled, dirty, damp and disgusting staff flats which required […]

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Conversion of Grade 2 Listed Property in Burwash

Conversion of Grade 2 Listed Property in Burwash

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Conversion of a Grade 2 Listed part Commercial and part Residential property into 2 Houses and 2 Flats. The Cornstores Development, High Street, Burwash, East Sussex I found this property in Summer 2005 . I was viewing an old Forge in Lamberhurst with a representative from Humberts Estate Agents when he told me about The […]

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Grade 2 Listed Oast House Conversion

Grade 2 Listed Oast House Conversion

| 18th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Oast, Great Buckhurst Farm, East Sussex Oast House Conversion – Grade 2 Listed     Buying this project was interesting. Day 1 – Thursday – viewed the Oast House. Later that day after working out some base figures and speaking with a builder I knew I put in an offer of £250,000 Day 2 – […]

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4 – Olive Stores – The purchase process

4 – Olive Stores – The purchase process

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

The Purchase Process Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 4 in series No 1 in this series dealt with “How I found my development opportunity” , No2 explained “How to negotiate the purchase” and No 3 dealt with ” the design and planning” Now we come to “The purchase process”. Once the purchase has been […]

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2 – Olive Stores – Negotiate Purchase

2 – Olive Stores – Negotiate Purchase

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Negotiate the Purchase of your Development Opportunity Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 2 in series In my previous article I told you the story of How I found my Development opportunity. Now I am going to tell you how I negotiated the purchase Having carried out my due diligence I contacted the […]

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1 – Olive Stores – Development Opportunity

1 – Olive Stores – Development Opportunity

| 17th October 2015 | 0 Comments

How I found my Development Opportunity Olive Stores, Brenchley, Kent TN12 7NQ No 1 in series In October 2013 I found an advert on Rightmove advertising for sale a property called Olive Stores, Brenchley; a beautiful village just outside Tunbridge Wells. The property was due to go to Auction with Clive Emson Auctioneers early November. […]

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4 – Maddomswood Barn – Re-negotiate & Purchase

4 – Maddomswood Barn – Re-negotiate & Purchase

| 20th September 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Re-negotiate and, all being well, proceed to purchase Some time passed …the drawings with the revised design ready and I had finalised my budget. It was time to re-negotiate. You will see from the drawings that the point of entry into the barn has been moved to the side; we did this […]

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