New Legislation for landlords

New Legislation for landlords

As a landlord keeping up to date with all the new legislation being introduced by the Government can be a daunting. As an established estate agent and members of ARLA we understand that our in…

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Good Practice : What you Need to know to secure a quality tenant and a great rental return.

Good Practice : What you Need to know to secure a quality tenant and a great rental return.

Andrew Teague our Lettings Manager runs our busy department and has seen an increasing number of tenants registering in the area looking for high quality flats in Shepherd’s Bush and Ham…

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Team Promotions at Kerr & Co

Team Promotions at Kerr & Co

I am pleased to report that there have been some well earned promotions in our sales department. Robert Barr who has been with Kerr and Co since 2001 has been recently appointed Sales Direc…

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New Homes for Shepherds bush and Hammersmith Key workers

New Homes for Shepherds bush and Hammersmith Key workers

A “sweeping crescent” of 527 flats in two new skyscrapers looks set to replace a dingy set of offices in White City. Plans for two huge blocks opposite White City tube station and …

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Excellent Time to Buy - Family Houses and First Time Buyers Active in W12

Excellent Time to Buy - Family Houses and First Time Buyers Active in W12

With Brexit delayed, we have seen market sentiment improve over the past two weeks. A steady line of enquiries from home owners especially from the family market have been an encouraging sign …

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Update on the W6 and W12 Property Market

Update on the W6 and W12 Property Market

The current market has seen signs of improvement from about November last year. This is mainly due to the market having fallen gently over the past three to four years and wage growth increasi…

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Essential Sensible Advice in a Challenging Market

Essential Sensible Advice in a Challenging Market

The days of putting a property on to a portal and placing a 'For Sale' board outside, is not enough to generate the interest and offers to get a property sold. Estate agents …

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What’s on In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith - March '19

What’s on In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith - March '19

West 12 Centre Owner Reveals Radical Redevelopment Plans Landsec, owner of the West 12 Shopping Centre has revealed radical plans for the site on the south side of Shepherd's Bush Green…

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Brexit – looking for the Positive

Brexit – looking for the Positive

Without a crystal ball, no one really knows what will transpire at 23:00 on 29th March 2019.  However what we do know from our 30 plus years’ experience, a high proportion…

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What’s on In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith - February '19

What’s on In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith - February '19

Opening Soon - W12 Studios New Food Hall and White City Theatre A brand new food hall, to be called W12 Studios is bringing a series of rotating kitchens and a brand new bar area to White…

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SOLD! - A glimpse into what we have sold recently.

SOLD! - A glimpse into what we have sold recently.

Happy New Year! Can you believe it's already the end of January 2019 and we wanted to take a moment to look back at the properties we sold recently. Above you can see just a glimpse int…

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What's Happening in Shepherds Bush

What's Happening in Shepherds Bush

Dog Hotel to open in White City! Urban Mutts a Fulham owned company is opening up its first Dog Hotel in Westfield, it will incorporate a…

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News from our Lettings Department

News from our Lettings Department

After 18 years we are sadly saying au revoir to Sean Kerr, our Lettings Manager, as he embarks on a well deserved sabbatical as he travels the world with his wife Siobhan. We are grateful for …

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Pantos, Christmas Crafts and Santa - Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith has it all!

Pantos, Christmas Crafts and Santa - Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith has it all!

Whilst 2018 has been one of the most challenging I have known as an estate agent, it has also been one of the most rewarding. We have not rested on our laurels and have worked exceptionally ha…

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Its Official – Kerr and Co are the Number 1 Estate Agent in Shepherds Bush for the Fourth Year in a Row.

Its Official – Kerr and Co are the Number 1 Estate Agent in Shepherds Bush for the Fourth Year in a Row.

Kerr and Co are not known for blowing our trumpet, so when we do its normally for an incredibly good reason. I am absolutely delighted that Kerr and Co have been named Best Estate Agent in She…

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Professional Experienced Advice in Challenging Times

Professional Experienced Advice in Challenging Times

For the past few weeks Brexit has dominated the headlines, news programmes and daily conversation. As the county watches patiently waiting for more news on a good Brexit deal, businesses like …

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What’s On - Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith

What’s On - Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith

Kerr and Co are delighted to sponsor the following schools as they fund-raise for essential extras for their schools – please come and support! Greenside Primary School Christmas Fair…

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Changes from 1 October 2018 to Section 21 Notices for Letting Agents and Landlord in England

Changes from 1 October 2018 to Section 21 Notices for Letting Agents and Landlord in England

On 1 October 2018, changes to the Section 21 Notice come into force for letting agents and landlords in England. This will require all Assured Shorthold Tenancies (ASTs), regardless of their s…

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Autumn Property Market - Remains Stable and Resilient

Autumn Property Market - Remains Stable and Resilient

The Autumn market is in full swing - children are settled back at school and the summer holidays are a long distant memory. The incredible summer weather, the on going Brexit negotiations a…

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Good news for Landlords according to a survey by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ( RICS)

Good news for Landlords according to a survey by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ( RICS)

It is believed that rents are expected to increase by nearly 2% across the UK over the next 12 months and 15% over the next five years, as demand for housing increases and renting is still a p…

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LOCAL NEWS Whats On In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith

LOCAL NEWS Whats On In Shepherds Bush and Hammersmith

LBHF fantastic firework display November 2nd & 3rd at 8pm. More than 20,000 people are expected to enjoy our ‘H&F Loves Fireworks’ themed celebrations on Friday 2 Nov…

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Online vs. High Street Estate Agents

Online vs. High Street Estate Agents

Should you use a online agent or High street Agent ?  That seems to be the latest question at the moment .  Since the investigative programme by BBC Watchdog in to online agent Pu…

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Overgrown and dangerous what’s lurking in your garden?

Overgrown and dangerous what’s lurking in your garden?

With the recent wet weather and sunny spells, we have seen gardens burst in both colour and overgrown greenery. If you are thinking of buying or letting your property over the next 3 months…

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Britain's Got Talent Moves to Hammersmith Apollo

Britain's Got Talent Moves to Hammersmith Apollo

The hugely popular Saturday night ITV show, Britain's Got Talent is moving out of the studio and into Hammersmith's Eventim Apollo.  The first shows to take place at the Apol…

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Retaining Good Tenants – Good Practice for Landlords

Retaining Good Tenants – Good Practice for Landlords

Landlords need to ensure they have the right procedures in place to attract good tenants and keep them happy during the duration of their tenancy. Both tenants and landlords want to be listene…

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