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Beville celebrates 15 years

Published March 8, 2017
  At the end of this month, the independent estate agency Beville will have been running from its Sonning Common office since 2002. Serving South Oxfordshire and North Berkshire, the company is known for specialising in village and country properties, and more…

Estate agent takes his cue from Lord Sugar

Published March 6, 2017
AFTER opening local estate agency Beville 14 years ago, owner Richard Beville says he’s been sharing his experience, giving something back to the community and helping a youngster into a fulfilling career — by taking on an apprentice. Reading-born Marcus Witt, 18,…

ON YOUR BIKE 2016 – Come and join us!

Published February 1, 2016
  ‘On Your Bike – Sonning Common’ is a feel-good family cycle ride through Oxfordshire leafy lanes which attracts more than 500 cyclists of all ages each year. You can choose routes of 6, 12 or 20 miles, or if you’re very…

Villagers Traffic Worries

Published February 1, 2016
Villagers worry over traffic and noise from new homes RESIDENTS have criticised plans for 50 new homes in Sonning Common. Linden Homes and Patricia Pelly, who owns Bishopswood Farm, have applied for permission to develop land off Reades Lane, which backs on…

New Homes – LAUNCHED!!

Published June 17, 2015
  Here at Beville Estate Agency we are always looking to better and further the services we offer to our existing and new customers. We have now added NEW HOMES to our portfolio and specific category to our website. Please have a…

On Your Bike 2015 – COME & JOIN US!!!

Published February 10, 2015
  ‘On Your Bike – Sonning Common’ is a feel-good family cycle ride through Oxfordshire leafy lanes which attracts more than 500 cyclists of all ages each year. You can choose routes of 6, 12 or 20 miles, or if you’re very…

Is more legislation the answer to tackling rogue HMO landlords?

Published October 15, 2014
Last month, Camden Council report released a report outlining the problems faced by some of the tenants living in Camden’s 8,585 HMOs. This includes homes covered in black mould caused by dampness, defective toilets, faulty electric circuits posing electrocution risks, collapsed ceilings…

New Beville Website Launched

Published August 15, 2014
We are proud to finally be bringing our new website online, loads of great new property features for both our Sales and Lettings departments. The new site is also mobile device friendly so browse at your own convenience. All news and information…

Rising rents inch above inflation for the first time in over a year

Published August 15, 2014
Rents have risen in real terms for the first time in fourteen months, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services plc. The average residential rent across England and Wales is now 2.0% higher than in July 2013, currently standing…