Making Use Of Minimal Outdoor Space

  Does your small garden have you at the end of your tether? Keep reading…   Small gardens, tiny terraces and petite patios may require a little more thought than larger spaces, but even the tiniest plot can be transformed into an elegant outdoor retreat. Mini Greenhouse Even the most modest outdoor space can include a greenhouse for growing plants. … Read More

Spring is here…and it’s the best time of the year to sell your property!

Spring is here…and it’s the best time of the year to sell your property! With the better weather, potential purchasers are more likely to go house hunting and search for their perfect property.   Does your property need a spring clean? Does it need freshened up? Preparing your home for sale doesn’t need to be complicated, our staff are on … Read More

First Time Buyer? Here Is What You Need To Know

In an ever changing environment, we understand you need to be able to move swiftly and with confidence.   You could trawl the high street and the internet to see which deals are suitable, you could even talk to a mortgage adviser at your local bank, but they will be restricted to selling you their own mortgage products.   By … Read More

Mood Boards To Inspire Your Interior Design Projects!

Mood Boards To Inspire Your Interior Design Projects! If you’re planning to redecorate and you have lots of ideas but can’t imagine how it will look, or if it will suit, your own property?     If you’re planning on completely redecorating a room your home, you no doubt have dozens (maybe even hundreds!) of ideas flying around your head. … Read More

World Book Day Competition!

With World Book Day just around the corner, we are holding a little drawing competition!         To enter, simply draw a character from your favourite book, and bring it to your local Pacitti Jones branch! (Or alternatively send as an email to with your name, contact details & local branch). One lucky winner will be chosen … Read More

South Lanarkshire prices back to pre-crisis peak

By Paul McTamney – Property Valuation Manager, Burnside House prices in parts of South Lanarkshire are now at or above the peak levels seen in 2007/08 before the onset of the credit crunch. A continuing shortage of supply and increase in demand has led to a significant imbalance in the market where closing dates and offers being received far in excess of … Read More

Buying in the West End? Be prepared

The West End market in 2017 has been characterised by strong demand across most (but not all) property types leading to quick sales, an increase in closing dates and offers sometimes 10-15% above Home Report valuation. Many clients ask us what has prompted the level of competition for prime property and the subsequent uplift in prices.  There are several reasons, … Read More

A tale of two sales

Unless you are an estate agent, you probably won’t have seen graphs like the ones below before. But they tell a salutary tale of two properties, one of which sold in a week and the other which took two months to sell. Both properties were geographically close, roughly the same price and both were extensively advertised for sale on a range … Read More

PJ named as top three charity fundraiser

Pacitti Jones has been named as one of the top three fundraising new firms for the whole of the UK by Will Aid. A big thank you to all our generous clients who asked us to draw up their Will and then made a donation to Will Aid. In case you don’t know, the scheme raises money for nine leading charities by asking lawyers … Read More

So, how much do you offer?

By Nuala Ashe: Conveyancing Negotiator Probably the most frequent and important question any buyer asks their solicitor when they want to submit an offer for a property is: ‘how much should I offer?’. You want your offer to be accepted, but you don’t want to pay over the odds. That’s what sets Pacitti Jones above other legal firms.  We have … Read More

PJ takes Gold for customer experience

We’re celebrating today as news emerges that four Pacitti Jones branches have won ‘estate agent of the year’ in their area in the Allagents awards 2016.  Our Burnside, Bishopbriggs, Lenzie and West End branches all took the top award in their area.  Our West End branch took silver in the best agent in Glasgow category and Burnside was just behind them, meaning that … Read More