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Wishing all of our clients a merry and joyful Christmas, have a fabulous time and we look forward to working with you as we enter another year. Philippa, Jake and the Peter Joy team x

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Whether we want to admit it or not Christmas is just around the corner, why not have some fun? Enter our Best Christmas Tree 🎄competition and be in with a chance to win a delicious hamper from Fattoria La Villa, a brilliant Tuscan Biodynamic Farm which delivers divine produce. All you need to do is […]

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We had a brilliant evening on Friday, enjoying Nailsworth Noel (and meeting the reindeer!), welcoming our clients for chat and mulled wine and most importantly celebrating the winners and runners-up in our special 20th Birthday Drawing Competition. Well done to Emma our winner, and to Freya, Daniel and Hebe our worthy runners-up, and to everyone […]

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This our first blog interview with interesting local people finds us talking to Ellie McCombie, a local florist specialising in arrangements with a natural hedgerow style that we particularly love. We are always fascinated by people’s homes, can you describe your childhood home and any significant memories? I had a very unusual start in life […]

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 After hours of gruelling judging supported by guest judges the award-winning Millar Howard Workshop we are delighted to have selected our competition winner and three very worthy runners up. The winning entry will not only be featured on limited edition 20th birthday sales and letting boards throughout 2017 but also on key rings given to […]

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With several of the Government’s Help to Buy schemes coming to an end and house prices in some areas continuing to go up with seemingly no Brexit-factor it’s easy to see why, when the average deposit needed here in Gloucestershire is £21,000, some young people are becoming what is known as “boomerang kids”. Increasingly people […]

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Autumn is a glorious time of the year across our beautiful valleys; here in the office we’ve pulled together our favourite venues for autumnal half-term fun, we hope you enjoy them. Monday 24th October What better way to kick off half-term than with a trip to Westonbirt Arboreteum for their renowned and spectacular Autumn Colours, […]

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Cast your mind back to the summer, yes we did have one. No matter which box you ticked on 23rd June you’d be forgiven for thinking that the markets would crash and a dark cloud would settle over the UK in the weeks after. Now this post isn’t debating if the decision was right or […]

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A massive congratulation to Angie from our Lettings team for completing her 5k swim in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support last weekend at Sandford Parks Lido. She completed it in an impressive 2 hours 9 minutes and raised a whopping £1,450 for this very worthy cause. Well done Angie, we are all really proud of […]

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Entries are flooding in for the Peter Joy drawing competition launched at the start of the summer. 2017 sees 20 years of the Peter Joy brand; an independent and truly local estate agent in Nailsworth and Stroud, and our family run business plans to celebrate this milestone with a number of events throughout the year. The […]

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