The Force is Strong at This ‘One’

In preparation for the launch of Star Wars Episode VIII The Last Jedi, we produced a feature length advert featuring Lord Vader exploring his new base in Guernsey with the help of some of our local market negotiators and a famous friend. We had a great time filming this one and it’s been really well received, with over 19,000 views…


10 Reasons, 25 Square Miles, One Island

Why You Should Consider Making a Move to Guernsey. If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs….then you might want to consider making a move to an island that stands apart from the UK’s Brexit troubles, but is just a short hop from London. Guernsey is emerging as the sensible option for anyone who wants…


Wrapping up our community initiatives

Wrapping up our community initiatives for the year, Swoffers are sharing festive treats twice over. We’ve organised a fantastic festive giveaway in the run up to Christmas. Starting from 1st December running until 20th December, we’re are giving away a luxury Christmas treat each day on social media. The prizes include everything from seasonal fizz and luxury chocolates to lottery tickets…


Swoffers Christmas Giveaway

Christmas is a time for giving and for sharing and we’re doing both with the Swoffers Christmas Giveaway. We’ve organised a fantastic festive giveaway in the run up to Christmas. Starting from 1st December running until 20th December, we’re are giving away a luxury Christmas treat each day on social media. The prizes include everything from seasonal fizz and luxury…


Swoffers Mortgage rates lowered

In a week when The Bank of England raised interest rates by a quarter point to 0.5%, Swoffers are pleased to announce that rates for our Swoffers Mortgages have actually gone down! Through our partnership with SPF Private Clients we are now able to offer a 2 year fixed rate at just 1.99% with a loan to value of 90% and a 2 year fixed rate mortgage…


2018 Budget is welcome news for The Open Market

We are delighted to read in today’s budget overview that there is a proposal to stimulate the Open Market by introducing a new lower tax cap for new residents who purchase an Open Market property of at least £1.5 million. This comes hot on the heels of Jersey’s budget proposal to increase the minimum tax payment for residents who qualify…


Spencer’s comments on the KPMG Guernsey Housing Market Review

We welcome the long awaited publication of the KPMG Report and, at first glance, consider it to be a comprehensive review providing a well-balanced set of recommendations. The proposals to assist First-Time Buyers through the removal of document duty and bond fees and to identify areas of land suitable for those buyers are ideas we have been openly suggesting for…


Home Sweet Home

We’re giving you the chance to win a fabulous Sony Bravia XE85 55” TV. All you have to do is like our Facebook page, share the competition post and tell us how many houses you think are in the jar by writing your answer in the post comments. Click the link below to go to the competition: https://www.facebook.com/Swoffers/ Good Luck!…


More Island Games success for property manager Nikki

Congratulations to our senior property manager Nikki Trebert, who has won silver in the 25m pistol event at this year’s Island Games. This is her second silver medal win this year, having placed in the 25m sport pistol event, and it also follows a bronze win in the 10m air pistol earlier in the week. A former British Champion who…


‘Cheep’ homes are now available from Swoffers on a first come, first served basis

Leading estate agent Swoffers has been helping people find dream homes since 1972, and now it’s the turn of local wildlife. Swoffers’ new ‘Cheep’ homes initiative is giving away 200 handcrafted bird boxes to islanders and community projects wanting to create safe spaces for birds to nest. The bird boxes have been built by the workshop at Guernsey Prison and…