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Swoffers, here to help

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In these fast-changing times there is one thing that hasn’t changed: Swoffers is here to help. We may not be able to visit your home at the moment, meet you in person or show you around any properties but what we can still do is share our expertise. With the largest team of property experts in the island, we have…


Swoffers supports community in challenging times

Swoffers has had a great response to its offer to help out by using its company vehicles and staff to run an ad-hoc collection and delivery service for the community. ‘The nature of our work means that we have a fleet of more than 20 company vehicles that are usually out and about across the island every day and we…


Coronavirus – important message for our clients

We would like to reassure all our clients that it’s still business as usual at Swoffers and we are operating in line with the advice and guidance being issued by the States of Guernsey. We are confident that at the moment we can continue to provide all our usual services including viewings, valuations, property management and lettings. We are taking…


Storming start to 2020

The first two months of the new year may have felt like storm after storm followed by travel chaos and health fears. But things have been a lot brighter in the Swoffers office as 2020 continues to see thriving local and open market sales. Combined figures for January and February sales published by Unusualities of Guernsey confirm 137 Local Market…


Swoffers launches DIY bunting campaign for Liberation 75

The 9th May 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the Liberation and to help us remember and celebrate this special day, Swoffers is challenging every islander to decorate their home, school, office or place of work with DIY recycled bunting. ‘There are lots of way to make your own bunting and lots of material you can use to make it…


A week of smiles and surprises

It’s been another successful Random Acts of Kindness Week. The Smile for Georgie Foundation partnered with Swoffers and Island FM to provide a different act of kindness on each day. On Monday, new mums on Loveridge Ward were all given a special pamper pack to help spread some happiness and smiles. On Tuesday is was the turn of bus users…


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…


Win a £3,000 holiday!

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…