Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICRs)
Find out about how landlords' obligations change as a result of the Electrical Installation Condition Report regulations, the latest safety update ...View Full Details
Purchasing a home at its most affordable for a decade
Recent months have seen the market quicken as more people look to buy, and experts believe this is because housing is at its most affordable in ove...View Full Details
Marching past uncertainty
As we mark time until the UK’s exit from the European Union, we look at how the end of the uncertainty surrounding Brexit could benefit the housing...View Full Details
Acton - from the laundry room of London to a modern commu...
Discover how Acton grew from a stopping-point for travellers in the Middle Ages to the lively commuter suburb it is today.View Full Details
Thorgills Property Group launches Fine & Country in West ...
Thorgills Property Group are launching four new Fine & Country branches in our West London locations. Find out how they can help you move home here.View Full Details
Beat the blues by jazzing up your home
If you're not happy with your home this January, this article will strike a chord with you - and there are plenty of ways you can jazz up your home...View Full Details
What can we expect from 2019?
Find out what to expect from the property market this January, as we examine recent trends and provide insight into the market conditions we are li...View Full Details
Brentford, Turnham Green and the Civil War
One of Chiswick's most picturesque spots was once a battlefield in one of the most critical moments of the English Civil War. Read more about the c...View Full Details
Why this Christmas could be a cracker for homeowners
Christmas is often thought to be a tough time for the property market - but this one could be a cracker if you use the right agent.View Full Details
December Market Update - 2018 in review
Read about what you can expect from the property market in December, while we reflect on last year's property trends and predictions for the new year.View Full Details
How the Autumn budget could light up the housing market f...
Will Chancellor Philip Hammond's Autumn Budget cause the market to sparkle, or will it blow up in his face? Read our take here.View Full Details
How to apply for a mortgage
Knowing who to go to for a mortgage can be tough, and getting one can be even tougher - but our guide can make finding the right mortgage much easier.View Full Details
Delivering bags of festive cheer to children at West Midd...
This year we continued our company tradition of visiting the children's ward at West Middlesex University Hospital to spread a little Christmas che...View Full Details
Fulham - once rolling countryside with fields full of fru...
The name Fulham comes from the Saxon 'Fullenhame', meaning settlement of birds, presumably wildfowl along the marshy riverside. Fullenhame was a sm...View Full Details
Shepherds Bush - the home of the first marathon finishing...
Whilst its name supposedly originates from a time when it was a resting place for shepherds on their way to Smithfield Market in the city, the area...View Full Details
Thorgills May Market Insight
Regardless of the political zeitgeist, fortunately the property market is kept in motion by those who have a firm need to move house, be that due t...View Full Details
Thorgills do Tough Mudder!
The competitive spirit amongst our teams came to the fore when we took part in Tough Mudder at Culden Faw near Henley-on-Thames at the end of April...View Full Details
Thorgills April Market Insight
Over the last five years there have been a number of elections and referendums, whether they be on Scottish independence from the UK, UK independen...View Full Details
Acton - far more than just a resting point on the way out...
The area of Acton was first recorded as a settlement in the Domesday book of 1086, and there is evidence of human activity before this in the form ...View Full Details
Thorgills March Market Insight
Having reached the end of the first quarter of 2017, we can begin to notice some trends for the year and compare these to market activity in the sa...View Full Details
Thorgills arrives in Turnham Green Terrace
The market-leading success of Thorgills in West London can be traced back to when the first branch opened in 2008 in Chiswick High Road. Over the l...View Full Details
Thorgills February Market Insight
We're two months in to 2017 now and the spring sunshine is beaming down on homeowners, property seekers and estate agency professionals. After an e...View Full Details
West Ealing - A dynamic scene of continuous regeneration ...
Once known as Jackass Common because an annual pony race was held there in the early 1800s, the Ealing Dean Allotments at the top of Northfield Ave...View Full Details
Your luck's in this St Patrick's Day!
When buying a property, the costs soon add up to turn the process of purchasing into rather an expensive affair! Whether it is stamp duty, a survey...View Full Details
Thorgills January market insight
The dawn of 2017 has brought with it a very welcome injection of interest, activity and transactions to the West London property market. Sweeping t...View Full Details
Isleworth - a cornucopia of architectural treasures
In the 1400s the Sion convent of nuns and monks was established which, following the dissolution of the monasteries and successive remodellings to ...View Full Details
Stand out from the crowd this Valentine's
Everyone wants to stand out from the crowd when it comes to romance. Whether you whisk your beloved off for a delicious meal in a smart local resta...View Full Details
Thorgills December market insight
Two key events influenced the London housing market in 2016: the increase in stamp duty for owners of multiple properties and the referendum on the...View Full Details
Chiswick - from ramshackle fishing village to a leafy and...
Chiswick was once just a small fishing village, and gets its name from the chesil, an old word for gravel-like shingle, that lay on the riverbank. ...View Full Details
Celebratory promotions to mark the launch of our Chiswick...
To celebrate our recent Chiswick branch relocation to Turnham Green Terrace, Thorgills are delighted to offer a promotional fee for new sales instr...View Full Details
Northfields - Ealing's highest earning area
Northfields' shopping parade, Northfield Avenue, was once less glamorously called Northfield Lane, and then even the name Lane was a bit optimistic...View Full Details
Thorgills November market insight
Welcome to Thorgills’ November market insight, offering a brief synopsis of the sales and lettings markets of West London. As Christmas approaches ...View Full Details
Hammersmith - an area of contrasts
At just over a square mile, the postcode area of W6 is one of the smallest in London, yet within this relatively small area there are many differen...View Full Details
Thorgills October market insight
Welcome to Thorgills’ October market insight, which offers a brief synopsis of the sales and lettings markets of West London. With winter firmly on...View Full Details
West London Winter Woollies 2016
As the nights draw in and become colder, as a property specialist the issue of homelessness is particularly poignant. For our winter charity campai...View Full Details
Brentford’s Background in Brief
Eight miles west of Charing Cross, Brentford is the first non-London postcode that you reach as you head out of London towards Surrey. Residents of...View Full Details
Thorgills September market insight 2016
Welcome to Thorgills’ September market insight, which offers a brief synopsis of the sales and lettings markets of West London. The advent of Autum...View Full Details
Thorgills August Market Insight 2016
Welcome to Thorgills August Market Insight, offering a brief overview of both the sales and lettings markets in the West London area. For many, jus...View Full Details
Brentford Festival 2016 is a roaring success!
The Brentford Festival was yet again another roaring success. Several members of the Thorgills team were more than happy to give up there Sunday mo...View Full Details
The Truth about Hanwell
A suburb of Ealing, Hanwell's origins can be traced back to an ancient village on the banks of a stream in the fifth century. The Domesday book cit...View Full Details
Thorgills July Market Insight 2016
Welcome to Thorgills July Market Insight, offering a brief overview of both the sales and lettings markets in the West London area. Traditionally, ...View Full Details
Another 10,000 ft. sky dive, helping raise money and awar...
On Sunday July 31st five brave members of the Thorgills team set off bright and early to Redlands Airfield in Swindon, to throw themselves 10,000 f...View Full Details
Thorgills Hammersmith coffee morning generates a buzz on ...
Thorgills Hammersmith coffee morning took place in the last week of June and what a great success it was. Typically it was one of the few days in J...View Full Details
Thorgills June Market Insight 2016
In general, the property market has seen a lot of changes and uncertainty over the last few months, outside factors have impacted on peoples decisi...View Full Details
London's award winning agent strikes again!
On June 10th Thorgills attended the Times and Sunday Time Lettings Agency of the year awards at the Lancaster London Hotel. With bated breath at th...View Full Details
Thorgills new flagship branch opens on Fulham Palace Road
Thorgills continues to show strong growth, expanding in line with our client's needs and demands. This spring we were delighted to open the doors o...View Full Details
Thorgills voted best local agency in the UK
The Thorgills management team attended their fourth ESTAS awards ceremony on Friday April 15th and once again were not disappointed with the result...View Full Details
Kamils trip to Legoland
Thorgills recently noticed on a local facebook group that there was an 11 year old boy named Kamil living in the local community, who sadly has an ...View Full Details
Thorgills sponsor White Collar Boxing event at The Park C...
Earlier this year, Thorgills were approached to sponsor the annual White Collar Boxing event at The Park Club, W3. With the aim of raising over £20...View Full Details
A Square Foot in the Right Direction
As you possibly know, Thorgills pride ourselves on being one of the most dynamic agents in our industry. We consistently strive to push the envelop...View Full Details
Thorgills take to the skies!
In 2014, four members of the Thorgills team threw themselves off a crane to raise money for charity. In 2015 we knew we could 'raise' the bar, both...View Full Details
June - A month in the life of a Marketing Co-ordinator
In what is a fairly primitive role within the Thorgills vehicle, June has been a very busy month from a marketing co-ordinators view point. Thorgil...View Full Details
Thorgills build on 2014 success!
The last few months at Thorgills have been seen the property specialists rewarded for their hard work and quality service, with no less than six ac...View Full Details
Thorgills makes the shortlist for this years' ESTAS
Thorgills has been shortlisted in the London North and Middlesex Regions of the biggest estate & letting agent awards scheme in the UK, known throu...View Full Details
February 2015 - A month in the life of a Property Manager
February can be a tough month for property management, with the cold weather often comes a wrath of maintenance, repair, heating and hot water issu...View Full Details
January 2015 - A month in the life of a Commercial Manager
January 2015 has started full of energy and positivity in our commercial department, following on from a great 2014. We have had four retail/ cater...View Full Details
And the ESTAS award selfie winner is......
After a fantastic May in which Thorgills won two ESTAS (Gold for best London Office and Gold for best small chain the UK), it was only right that w...View Full Details
Over £1000 raised for Macmillan Cancer Support
On a cold, wet morning in April, four members of the Thorgills team threw themselves off a 160 ft. crane, all in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. T...View Full Details
Time to stick to those New Year resolutions
A new year and a new start for many, but as February begins, old habits sneak back in. By now, you're not the gym regular you were three weeks ago,...View Full Details
New Year, new start, new Thorgills branches....
Happy New Year to you from West London's Premier Lettings Specialist, and now the largest, independent lettings specialist in West London. We're ce...View Full Details
2014 - What does the future hold for West London's Lettin...
The end of the year has arrived and before getting carried away with Christmas and New Year celebrations it's time for the inevitable 2014 predicti...View Full Details
Winter has arrived, but it's no time to freeze...
My experience in estate agency tells me October is the month that the lettings market should start to slow. It's a time when the Christmas build up...View Full Details
The fundraising continues throughout West London...
As we enter the busiest month of the lettings calendar it's important that the local community know we aren't just great lettings agents.View Full Details
The accolades roll in...
Last month Thorgills attended the Estate & Letting Agent awards at the London Hilton on Park Lane. Hosted by Phil Spencer, the awards recognise the...View Full Details
Great achievements all round!
Hard to believe, but it's true, it actually is April! As we all continue to hope for an end to this long, cold, bleak winter it's easy to let it af...View Full Details
Two Captain Thorgills run 10k for Charity
On a bitterly cold Sunday morning in March, Thorgills two Branch Managers donned their Captain Thorgills superhero outfits and ran an impressive 10...View Full Details
The Private Rented Sector kicks off with a bang in 2013
I am delighted to say in a most enthusiastic tone '2013 has really kicked off with a bang!' Traditionally this time of year is thought of as a quie...View Full Details
After five years in business it's time for us to give som...
In 2013 Thorgills celebrate five years servicing the needs of thousands of landlords and tenants in the West London area. Firstly, we would like to...View Full Details
What lies ahead for the next 12 months?
It seems like only yesterday I was summarising the events that shaped 2011 and putting together my predictions for what the market would do in 2012...View Full Details
As rents continue to rise, are we shifting to become a na...
As we venture in to October its noticeable that things have begun to change; we are starting to lose the light, the weather has certainly taken a t...View Full Details
The Lettings Market goes from strength to strength
What a month, what a quarter, what a year! Its times like this when I realise I could never live anywhere else, London is a global leader in everyt...View Full Details
The Summer is finally here and its all systems go!
Summer has finally arrived! We've experienced our week of good weather, the Olympics is going about setting world records for morning commuters, th...View Full Details
The housing market needs some close attention
Hard to believe, but June is here already! Kicking off with a four day weekend and the Queens Jubilee Celebrations, swiftly followed by the 2012 Eu...View Full Details
Diamond Jubilee Celebrations begin
In the next month we will be celebrating Her Majesty the Queens Diamond Jubilee. This month we thought it would be nice to go through the key hole ...View Full Details
April - We all have so much to do and so little time to d...
Spring is in the air, everywhere I look around! The sun is shining, the Easter break is upon us, the evenings are drawing out and we are fast appro...View Full Details
Easter is in the Air! The Sun is out, flowers begin to bl...
Hard to believe as it feels like only yesterday, but it was over two months ago we were sitting down for Christmas dinner and partying the night aw...View Full Details
Spring is Fast Approaching and we are nearly through the ...
So the New Year has come and gone! We're pushing through the miserable winter months and starting to look forward to the Spring. New Year's resolut...View Full Details
Thorgills sign new sponsorship deal with Chiswick Griffin
Thorgills are delighted to announce that the deal has been agreed and the paperwork signed on the new kit sponsorship agreement with Chiswick Griff...View Full Details
2012 - Predictions and what to expect from an ever-changi...
Happy New Year to all, and let's hope it's a prosperous one! I think we are all expecting an interesting year to say the least. We have the uncerta...View Full Details
2011 - A tough year for everyone, but a year of Growth an...
In the words of the great Ebenezer Scrooge, 'Bah, humbug!' Well, I guess that's what you were expecting anyway, the standard response from Letting ...View Full Details
Is London really on the up, or is it all just speculation?
What about the good news? It can't all be doom and gloom, someone (except the bankers) must be starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. ...View Full Details
The end of Summer - Back to work, back to school, and bac...
Back to work, back to school, and back to normality, after what has hopefully been an enjoyable summer for all. This is usually the time of year wh...View Full Details