Beware Black Friday!

Dental floss, microwave ovens and traffic lights are just a few inventions that America has given the world. Our cousins across the pond have also given us Black Friday where businesses heavily discount their products and services. The amount of online purchases surge on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. However, it’s not everyone’s cup of […]

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Why the property market in Hertford never sleeps!

In this two-minute read, we pull back the covers to see why the property market in Hertford has insomnia and discover that’s no bad thing for local property owners. PLUS, three bonus tips on getting a good night’s sleep.   The floor to ceiling coverage of the General Election may have you dozing off. The […]

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How to help your pets cope during fireworks season!

  In this two-minute read we look at how to help your pets stay as calm as possible during fireworks season. So the trick and treating is over for another year. But fresh off the back of the ghostly going-ons of Halloween we plunge straight into fireworks season. Bonfire Night used to be consigned to […]

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How to avoid a Home Insurance Horror Show!

In this two-minute read we look at how you can avoid scary problems with your home and buildings insurance AND the essential items people regularly forget to cover. It’s scare season again and few things are more chilling than discovering your home isn’t correctly insured. Buildings and contents insurance is like an umbrella in a […]

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Autumn Budget 2018

  (image UNW.co.uk) Phillip Hammond’s recent announcement at the Autumn Budget that all first-time buyers, including those purchasing a shared equity home up to £500,00 will be eligible to claim stamp duty relief on their purchases. This will come to a great relief to many making their first steps on the property ladder, including the […]

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Hertford Hockey Club

We are proud sponsors of Hertford Hockey Club Men’s 1’s team! The Hockey Club have a strong ethos revolving around local businesses and the community, making them the perfect partnership for us at Abel. They offer a place of fun and enjoyment for everyone and are a leader in youth development hockey in the area. […]

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Answering the big question: buy or sell first?

Is selling first the best option? Reason 1 – You’ll be in a stronger position when buyers start making you offers, meaning you can’t hold out for the best price. This is true because: • Whenever you sell anything, the best position to be in is when you’re least desperate to sell. • Reduced pressure […]

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Extend or Move: Should We Stay or Should We Go?

  For many households, there comes a time when their home becomes a bit of a squeeze. Growing families and all that comes with it: toys, friends and sometimes a large menagerie of pets! Or maybe a home-run business takes off and there’s a need for that extra space, if only to reclaim the kitchen […]

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