Flying start to 2020 for Swoffers

It’s been a super-busy couple of weeks for the sales teams at Swoffers, as 2020 continues where 2019 – a record year – left off. Our local market team agreed 16 sales in a single week at the beginning of the month and our open market team negotiated 8 of the 10 sales that completed in January. This level of…


Property sales highest since 2007

The recently published Q4 property prices bulletin confirms that 2019 was a busy year on both the local and open markets. The total number of local market sales in 2019 was 845, 35 more than in 2018 and the highest annual total since 2007. ‘Swoffers had a record year in 2019 and that trend is continuing in 2020,’ said Scott…


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List your property with Swoffers for the chance to win £3000!

This is your chance to win a holiday worth £3,000 through World Travel. Simply list your house for sale with Swoffers between now and the end of March to enter our draw. Terms and conditions below: Eligible for all properties currently listed for sale and all properties listed on or before the end of March 2020. If your property is…


Property sales highest for more than a decade

Local Market property sales in 2019 were the highest since 2007 according to the latest figures from Unusualities of Guernsey, an independent compiler of local conveyancing statistics. Local market sales were up by 51% on 2015 – the height of the financial crisis. In total, there were 879 local market sales in 2019 – 34 more than in 2018, equating…


Swoffers goes global

With all the political uncertainty, both in the UK and further afield, it’s safe to say that Guernsey remains an attractive jurisdiction to settle in. The island not only offers favourable tax options when relocating but provides a wonderful lifestyle and quality of life that rivals most other jurisdictions. It’s a safe place to live; it’s a secure and stable…


Swoffers sponsors hockey outreach

Swoffers is delighted to be sponsoring an extension of junior hockey in the island for the next three years. ‘Supporting sport at grass roots level is something that is important to Swoffers and when the opportunity came up to sponsor hockey development in our primary schools we jumped at the chance,’ said director, Spencer Noyon. ‘The outreach programme offers a…


Property prices remain stable

The third quarter of 2019 has continued to be positive for Guernsey’s property market with prices remaining stable and the volume of sales increasing. There were 249 Local Market transactions during the third quarter of 2019, 21 more than the previous quarter and just two fewer than the same quarter of 2018. The mix adjusted average purchase price for Local…


Market Insight

Swoffers Local Market Negotiator Scott Ingrouille provides some advice and guidance for First Time Buyers Buying a property is one of the most important financial events of your life so it is important you choose an Estate Agent who has your best interests at heart. As a First Time Buyer you might feel nervous or unsure about the process of…


Swoffers goes global

Swoffers is proud to be a 100% local company but we have also been working hard to promote our unique brand beyond island shores. We are always looking to be innovative in our approach to connecting with buyers and sellers of property in Guernsey, the UK and internationally. As part of this approach we are joining delegates from Guernsey Finance…