Michael’s Viewing Trip to Manchester


What stood out to you during your trip to Manchester? Firstly, the fast rate of growth of the city; I used to live in Manchester years ago, and in the past two years during my trips there, I have never seized to be amazed by how quickly Manchester is developing, especially around MediaCityUK and the development of the Metrolink. What stood out to me about the site itself is that it is equidistant from MediaCityUK and Manchester City Centre. It is also very spacious and...

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Q&A with Jean (Coach House, Halifax)

The Coach House Halifax - Properties of the World

By Sara Feiz Jean and Michael recently visited one of our development sites in Halifax, acting both as explorers and as business people, to meet one of our developers, assess life in this region and find out more about the current property market – more specifically, a brand new hotel we have just been given to sell exclusively! Jean – Managing Director at Properties of the World – has a wealth of experience in real estate, through family...

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Our Recent Viewing Trip to Doncaster

Doncaster - Properties of the World

This time last week, Jean Liggett (Managing Director), Tom Chamberlain and Scott Bernstein (Sales Consultants) took a trip to Doncaster for an exclusive viewing with the developer of a brand new development we were very recently instructed to sell. Doncaster is an upbeat, growing market city that boasts great transport links, a range of activities for the family to partake in and a growing restaurant, bar and shopping scene. Alongside this, its historic market – located in the town centre...

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Interview with Scott – My Experience of the UK Property Market

By Sara Feiz Scott is the newest addition to the Properties of The World (PoW) sales team and he boasts extensive experience in real estate –  not only from family investments and previous jobs, but also from setting up his own real-estate company. He is a proud father of four children, and when he manages to find some free time from his lifestyle, he loves to shop and play football – he is a major Tottenham fan! I had the opportunity to have a chat with him about his past experiences...

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Interview with Aga Zlatopolska – Properties of the World Sales Assistant


By Sara Feiz Today we wanted to share some memories with Aga, our Admin Manager, who is unfortunately leaving us. Aga is originally Latvian, and moved to the UK several years ago for educational purposes. She is one of our youngest employees, having recently finished studying a part-time degree in Herbal Medicine. She is also one of our most esteemed employees who has worked for Properties of the World for over two years. She recently decided to pursue a career related to her field of education...

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Interview with Jean Ligget (Managing Director at Properties of the World)

Halifax - Properties of the World

Jean and Michael recently had the opportunity to our development sites in Halifax and Manchester, acting both as explorers and as business people, to assess life in the region the also the real estate investment opportunity there, for one of our hotel establishments and one of our residential buildings. Interview with Jean Ligget (Managing Director at Properties of the World) Jean is the Managing Director at properties of the World, and has a wealth of experience...

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Interviewing Michael Temchin (Head of Sales at Properties of the World)

Manchester Blog

We interviewed Michael after his return from a successful Manchester business trip. Alongside taking in the current property offering around the city centre, he visited a number of exciting development sites and learned more about a residential project which is being run by one of the developers that we work very closely with. Interviewing Michael Temchin (Head of Sales at Properties of the World) What stood out to you during your trip to Manchester? Firstly,...

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Jean’s Trip to North Devon

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  Last week, I arrived in Barnstaple, the most populated town in North Devon. From here, I took a taxi to Woolacombe and during the journey, had a short but pleasant conversation with my driver who happened to be from the adjacent town of Braunton. He took me along a scenic short-cut route which cut through the country back roads and took a total of four miles off our overall journey. The road was enveloped by hedges on both sides and there was only...

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Heathrow, London… The New Crossrail Story?


London Heathrow is now the 2nd busiest airport in the world which comes as no surprise as it is also a mixed residential, hotel and office complex – there are currently more than 73,000 employees working across the airport. Right now, the Heathrow Express ferries people back and forth on a non-stop service between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport every 15 minutes. It has the highest satisfaction rates in London and the South East from the UK rail passenger which...

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Battersea… A Prime Riverside Location


Battersea is the perfect area for those who long for the quintessential, private and green spaces you would expect to find within an affluent village, but who still appreciate such close proximity to great city bars, restaurants, art spaces and pubs. In this case, there is no need to journey as far as the West End (which is around 20mins away by taxi or car and around 25mins by train) with Battersea, Southbank , Chelsea and the River Thames boat services being almost a...

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