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Why choose Corrie and Co?

Our marketing strategy

We have developed a successful marketing strategy through testing across different mediums to see what works best. We advertise on the top portals; Rightmove, Zoopla and OnTheMarket, covering all bases for ‘portal’ marketing to reach the maximum exposure. We are also very proactive on social media making sure we reach the local audience through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

A winning team

The driving force behind Corrie and Co is a skilled and knowledgeable team of managers, valuers, sales negotiators and letting experts. Indeed, many of our team have over 25 years of experience working locally in letting or estate agencies. An in depth understanding of the property and letting market, combined with expertise in all aspect of buying, selling, letting or renting guarantees you have all the required skills on hand.

Making your sale

Corrie and Co aim to sell your property at the best possible price in the shortest possible time. We have over many years developed a clear marketing strategy to ensure that your property is fully exposed to the local, regional and national market place and we are confident that we can provide a marketing service second to none.

Our approach

Our light, modern offices are in prominent locations to encourage browsing. Eye catching signage and inviting interiors with on trend technology and marketing, both in the offices and in our windows. All this added to our friendly staff, signature orange sofas and the offer of coffee! A warm no push welcome for all. Complementing our modern offices and positive approach to sales, lettings and customer care, we have our interactive website which enables select browsing and is updated daily. Naturally we are linked to major websites, such as Rightmove and also offer marketing of properties on Twitter and Facebook. Local newspaper and Bay Radio are both used widely for marketing too.

Best package

Uniquely for for an Independent Agent, we are keen to offer our clients the choice of cost effective packages including legal fees. Our preferential legal costs come with no drop in service levels. We are happy to  quote either a fixed fee or a percentage fee to sell and clear fees quoted on letting and property management costs.

The Right Choice

We promise and guarantee that we will always work to achieve the best for your property. Corrie and Co remains truly Independent and are often the first choice for the sale and rental of both residential and commercial properties. From first time buyers and investment houses to exclusive Lake District property, land for new housing, new build  developments, factory units and churches – we have sold them all reflecting the wide range of expertise offered.


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Post Brexit Housing Market Bounce Back?

The question on everyone’s mind; how will Brexit affect the Housing Market?

With two months to go until the UK leaves the EU – deal or no deal – there are many views regarding how it will affect the housing market. As an Estate Agent from the North-West region of England, the light at the end of the tunnel is seemingly brighter than that of the national opinion. With Savills suggesting the North-West’s house prices will grow 21.6% over the next five years which is 6.8% higher than the forecasted UK average price increase at 14.8%. It appears that London prices will take the brunt of Brexit due to the nature of their cosmopolitan international market, estimated at 12.4% growth over the same period, 2.4% lower than the UK average. Reports of transaction volumes across the country using data from HM Land Registry and Registers of Scotland showed that whilst there has been a decline throughout the UK, the falls are “particularly pronounced in areas of low affordability, such as London and the South”.



How likely is a post Brexit housing boom for the North-West?

We understand there is pent up demand, following the final vote the two-year backlog of cautious buyers and sellers will finally start to regain their confidence in the market. This may result in the increase in North-West house prices and could well lead to a ‘post Brexit boom’. Significant factors supporting the Furness and South Lakeland housing market include the resurgence of BAE activity, the off-shore wind farm, Supply Chain activity and a general feeling of optimism. This is currently reflected in the level of activity within our commercial and new build clients. We are a local and focused property company who are well placed to take advantage of these unique market conditions and are only too pleased to help you also enjoy these opportunities.

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What’s the Best Style of Property for You?


As Estate Agents in Cumbria with years of experience in the real estate industry, and having matched countless people with their dream property, we’re aware that choosing the perfect accommodation for your needs is not often a straightforward decision.

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