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Unfortunately at Peter Heron more of us have been affected in someway by Cancer than we would like. Being mainly women at both our offices we have decided this would be a brilliant way to show our support so the Heron Hot Shots have been formed and on the 19th of May we are doing the Sunderland 5k Race For Life.
This bank holiday weekend we are open on the following days
How would you like to sell your home and pay no estate agent fees at all? We are offering one lucky person the chance to do just that once we hit 1000 likes on our Facebook page
The prize includes a free energy performance certificate and our sales fee but does not include solicitors & legal disbursements costs in the sale. You can even enter the competition if you are already one of our clients.
Posted on 16 February 2013
Did you know that we’re the areas local expert for relocation as part of the Relocation Agent Network. This is a free service that helps you to move home nationally by providing information about where you’re moving to and identifying suitable properties for you.
Posted on 29 January 2013
Due to adverse weather conditions we are closing our offices from 4.30pm today.
We will be back open as normal tomorrow morning from 9am on Saturday 19th January.
Remember to take care in the snow!
Posted on 18 January 2013
After a long wait we are pleased to annouce that the refurbishment of our Sea Road Office is now finally finished! We are very excited about the final result and will be uploading some more photos to our Facebook and Twitter pages soon so why not take a look? Alternatively pop in and see the place for your self! We always love to have a chat.
Posted on 01 November 2012
We're nearly there!
We have unfortunately encountered power failure at our Sea Road branch and will be closing for the remainder of the day. All phone calls and enquiries will be directed to our Fawcett Street Branch.
Unfortunately due to construction noise the Sea Road office will be closed on Tuesday 26th June.
We are currently having some building work carried out above the Sea Road office over the next few months. Please do not be deterred by the scaffolding- we are very much open for business as usual and hope to see you there soon!
Unfortunately we are having technical problems this morning and cannot received any incoming calls.
We should be up and running shortly but in the meantime please feel free to come and chat to us in branch or reach us by email at email@example.com
Good Friday – Closed
Saturday – 9am til 1pm
Sunday – Closed
Bank Holiday Monday – Closed
This office will be closed Wednesday 14th March at 4.30pm due to Staff Training. Sorry for the inconvience.
Our offices will be opening at the later time of 10am on Monday 16th January 2012 due to staff training.
Sorry for any inconvenience caused by this, we just want to make sure all our staff are trained to the highest possible standard to ensure we are offering you the best service we can.
Please don’t forget that all our properties are still available 24 hours a day at www.peterheron.co.uk
Posted on 13 January 2012
In case of maintenance emergencies during the holiday period i.e boiler breakdowns please contract the following EMERGENCY 24 HOUR number:
Posted on 23 December 2011
Christmas opening hours: Please note our offices will be closed Friday 23rd December 2011 at 3pm and will re-open Tuesday 3rd January 2012 at 9am.
Posted on 16 December 2011
Due to bad weather conditions we have had a power cut which has brought down all our email systems.
Posted on 13 December 2011
Estate agents’ market valuations are usually free, and because of this, it is very tempting for prospective sellers to invite a number of agents to comment and then select the agent that suggests the highest likely sale price for the property.
Posted on 09 December 2011
We are currently looking to employ 2 accompanied viewers on a part time basis to show prospective buyers and tenants round our available properties
Posted on 02 December 2011
As the property market tightens further, many would-be sellers are simply not prepared to sell their home for what they regard as too low a figure. It may be that the realistic current price of their property falls below their mortgaged amount, putting them into a negative equity situation.
Posted on 25 November 2011
One of the greatest frustrations in selling a property is delay. Delay not only causes anxiety, but also provides more time in which the buyer or seller can reconsider their position and withdraw from a purchase or sale.
Posted on 18 November 2011
When the time comes to sell, there is usually a need for speed. Isn’t it always the case that the minute you start to think about selling, you see the ideal property you want to buy?! The problem is that the chances of getting a chain-free sale on your own property to coincide with your dream purchase can sometimes be slim.
Posted on 11 November 2011
Peter Heron Estate Agents will soon be travelling to London to attend Home Sale Network’s Annual Conference. Taking place on Friday 18 November at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel, the event is a national conference of Home Sale Network members who are all independent estate agents based across England, Scotland and Wales.
Posted on 04 November 2011
If men are from Mars and women are from Venus, how do they ever buy property together without falling out? Well according to a recent survey conducted by Home Sale Network amongst its Network members– quite amicably actually!
Posted on 04 November 2011