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Blog: West London

30 Jul 2019

A slice of West London paradise: Hanwell Lock Flight

What do you think of when you think of canals? Colourful narrowboats? Rosie and Jim? That programme with Timothy West and Prunella Scales? We think of Hanwell Lock Flight. Once [...]

14 Jun 2019

How long does it take to buy a house?

Six months and 24 days according to a research poll conducted by the virtual technology company, Matterport. They asked 2,000 UK homeowners questions to find out the average time it [...]

5 May 2019

Where can I see Bluebells near Ealing?

One of the really great things about living in Ealing is that we really have the best of all worlds. A bustling city and excellent transport for short commutes, as [...]

24 Apr 2019

Make your home sparkle: 10 top cleaning tips

Hinchmania is sweeping the nation! Sophie Hinchliffe is an Instagram star from Essex. By giving her dishcloths quirky names and making quirky Instagram stories of her cleaning exploits, she’s making [...]

19 Apr 2019

April Fun in Ealing

We consider ourselves extremely lucky to live and work in such a vibrant, interesting part of the UK. Inspired by the bank holiday sunshine, we’ve put together a list of [...]

3 Jul 2017

Ealing Summer Festivals 2017: Carnival, Comedy and Music

By Anna Jordan   We love Ealing in the summer! Set in the borough’s idyllic parks and green spaces, Ealing’s Summer Festivals bring people together in a collective appreciation of [...]

23 May 2017

Date for the diary: Oaklands Car Boot Sale

When: Saturday 10th June 2017 Where: Oaklands Road, Ealing, W7 2DP Time: 12pm – 3pm Entry: Adults £1 // Children free On Saturday 10th June, Oaklands Primary School in Ealing [...]

16 Jun 2016

All the fun of the fair at Hanwell Carnival

What better way to kick off the 2016 festival season than with Hanwell Carnival? Probably the oldest, continuous carnival in London and definitely the second largest after Notting Hill, Hanwell [...]

Area Update
10 Jun 2016

Euro 2016: Northfields’ pub guide

The UEFA Euros 2016 have well and truly begun, and we’re getting into the spirit of things with our very own competition If you are an Ealing, Acton, or Shepherd’s [...]

Area Update
27 May 2016

Acton: Why the local buzz?

On Thursday 19th May we took a trip out of the office to Acton Town Hall and had our own stand at Acton’s very own business expo. It was a [...]

25 Apr 2014

All those pretty things: Where to buy annual flowers in Ealing & surrounding areas of West London

We're pleased to have West London based garden designer, Caro Sanders guest blogging for Northfields once again and giving us green-thumbed tips on where to find a bit of summer [...]

Market Update
12 Sep 2013

Our CEO Richard Palfreeman’s Insider Views of the Property Market September 2013

The holiday period is over, the suntan is fading and the kids are back at school.  We’ve enjoyed one of the hottest summers on record but it’s not only been [...]

9 Sep 2013

5 Steps for How to Make Downsizing Easier

Whether you are an empty nester looking to cut down to a more manageable property or have to cut down to a smaller size property for other reasons, it can [...]

30 Aug 2013

For Sale and For Let Boards – a necessity for achieving a sale or let or an eyesore?

I’ve heard people complain that estate agency “For Sale” and “For Let” boards are an eyesore.  I can understand to a certain extent why some people might feel that way. [...]