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Tim`s Charity Car Rally 12 July 2022

Covid permitting, each year Tim Kirkman is one of four guys who takes a beaten up old banger across Europe (if it makes it!) to raise money for Cancer Research.

For 2022 we are taking the "Mission Impossible" route. Our mission is to drive from Home to Reims in France in one day, Reims to Chur in Switzerland on the second day, Chur to Fussen in Germany (via the Stelvio Pass in the Alps) the third day, then Fussen to Prague in the Czech Republic on the forth day, before driving home via Koblenz in Germany.... Read More


Lately many people have been asking us what is the market doing, as there is much variance in the opinions from not only the news and social media, but even from different estate agents within Billericay.

Here at Henton Kirkman we have still been selling above average numbers for each month (roughly up 25%), albeit considerably down from the dizzying heights of the first half of the year (which was more than double normal figures), which of course was influenced by the stamp duty holiday.... Read More

It`s still all systems go for the Housing Market during Lockdown II 05 November 2020

The Government has unveiled the public health regulations following overwhelming approval in Parliament yesterday (516 votes to 38) and the regulations, which came into effect at midnight today, specifically state that activities relating to our Estate Agency sector are allowed to continue, under ‘Exceptions To Leaving Home".... Read More

What are Boris Johnson`s pledges on stamp duty? 30 August 2019

Increase the stamp duty threshold to £500,000

While campaigning to be leader of the Conservative Party, Johnson announced he was considering increasing the threshold at which stamp duty kicks in to £500,000 from its current level of £125,000.... Read More


Meadow Lodge is a carefully designed, collection of 32 individual one and two-bedroom retirement homes. These all give you independent living on the edge of this sought-after town, where a selection of independent shops and eateries can be found together with mainline rail links.... Read More

Top Ten Tips When Moving Home 19 July 2019

So, you"ve just found your dream home. What next? Chances are you"ve only a matter of weeks until you have to move your worldly belongings from A to B.

It"s a huge task, but with careful planning it doesn"t have to make you want to tear your hair out.... Read More

Majority of homeowners in the UK expect house prices to grow in the next six months despite property market slowdown 11 June 2019

The majority of homeowners expect house prices to grow in the short-term, despite evidence pointing to a slowdown in the property market, a new survey suggests.

Around four in five property owners, or 81 per cent, remain optimistic about house price growth in the next six months, although the picture varies across different regions.... Read More

Buying as a Limited Company 29 December 2018

Thinking of one of your New Year resolutions is to buy a buy to let property? Have you thought about buying a property as a limited company? From April 2017 to 2020 the amount of buy to let tax relief you can claim back will be cut, from 45% down to 20%, affecting many top rate taxpayers.... Read More

The Christmas Period 14 December 2018

Well it really is beginning to look at lot like Christmas now! But there"s still activity going on and remember, the busiest single day in the year for online property searches...is Boxing Day! We"ll be open every day between Christmas and the New Year and the phone lines will be manned 24/7 all the way through (not that we"re expecting many calls on Christmas Day!... Read More

Is your fridge safe? 07 July 2017

A Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer was the initial source of the devastating fire in London"s Grenfell Tower and the government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause. Interestingly this particular unit had NOT been subject to product recalls.... Read More

Henton Kirkman go the extra mile to sell your property 30 June 2017

About Us: Henton Kirkman work hard to sell your property - fast, and for the asking price if possible. Why not call in today to find out how we go the extra mile to sell your home. Find out how our Sole Agency Arrangement can help you save money and reduce the cost of selling as well as getting all the benefits from our enhanced marketing package.... Read More

95% Mortgages are back with a vengence! Good news for First Time Buyers 20 June 2017

Thought to be a thing of the past by many, especially parents of grown up children still at home well into their twenties and often 30"s, 95% Mortgages are not only well and truly back, but flourishing, with many Lenders out targeting first-time buyers with a flurry of new 95% mortgage deals.... Read More