Five Jobs You Can Do Around Your Derby Home During Lockdown

In this two-minute read, we discover five jobs you can do around your home, which will stave off boredom, save you a few pounds and make you feel a little better. We’re entering week three of the national lockdown. Or is it week 4? Time seems to be passing differently at the moment it seems, […]

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March Market Update

As we normally do, we have our monthly market update for you and Andrew is looking back on March comparing the figures to March 2019 🏡

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How to Make the Most of Your Money in Derby

A 2-minute read. In this article, we share six tips from Mr Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis on how you can make the most of your financial resources during this period of uncertainty. With all that’s happened during the past three weeks, you would be easily forgiven for losing sight of your personal and family […]

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Introducing Feelgood Friday in Derby

In this 2-minute update we share a quick round-up of some of the good news which is happening during these tough times. Welcome to what will be a regular Feelgood Friday update from us at AKS. For every episode of selfish panic buying in Derby,there are a dozen more examples of selfless behaviour, random acts […]

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Is Now the Perfect Time for People in Derby to Get Organised?

In this two and a bit minute read, we look at four fantastic ways you can use the ‘lockdown’ to take on those decluttering chores, you never get a chance to do. You know those jobs you always said you’d sort out when you got time? Well with the Government’s instructions to Stay at Home, […]

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Five Ways to Keep Yourself Calm During These Anxious Times

In this two-minute read, we discover five ways to keep calm during these uncertain times. Well it’s fair to say that none of us have ever lived through such uncertain times. The Coronavirus outbreak has caused global uncertainty, panic and anxiety. It would be disingenuous of us if we said that as a local business […]

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Help With Homeschooling in Derby

In this 90 second read we share a useful list of free internet resources which might prove VERY useful as parents and carers in Derbystart homeschooling. Out of all this uncertainty and anxiety has come plenty of positives. The news yesterday that schools in the U.K. were to shut for the foreseeable future was met […]

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Seven Quick and Easy Ways to Work From Home in Derby

In this two-minute read, we look at how technology and the Coronavirus are changing the way people work across Derby. Way before the Coronavirus outbreak seized the headlines, there was already a significant movement of people working from home. At AKSwe’ve increasingly seen over the past few years home buyers wanting spaces within their dream […]

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What the Budget Means to You in Derby

A two-minute read. We take a quick look at what today’s budget announcements could mean for people in Derby. The new Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced his budget earlier. From a property perspective, a lot of his thunder was stolen by the big news which broke around five hours earlier. An announcement from the Bank of […]

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Discover the History of Places We Call Home in Derby

In this 3-minute read, we discover a little history behind the places we call homes. Two years ago, this week, one of the world’s brightest minds passed away on 14 March 2018. Professor Stephen Hawking was a genius and his best-selling book A Brief History of Time introduced readers to scientific theories that he, thankfully […]

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