Smith Woolley News

The Red Arrows are coming to Folkestone!

The ever popular Folkestone Air Show is back, with spectacular aerial displays from vintage and modern aircraft performing in the skies over Folkestone Leas.  The two day event, Saturday July 21st – Sunday July 22nd, will culminate with a breath taking performance from the world renowned Royal Airforce acrobatic display team – The Red Arrows! Smith Woolley is fortunate […]

Attention all landlords! New minimum efficiency standards

The Energy Act 2011 contains a number of provisions which will affect owners and occupiers of property. Probably most significant are the proposed minimum energy efficiency standards or MEES. From April 2018, the proposed legislative changes would make it unlawful to let residential or commercial properties with an EPC Rating of F or G, the […]

101 reasons for locating in Kent

Locate in Kent recently posted 101 sound reasons as to why Kent is the ideal County for businesses to prosper. The County’s infrastructure, with 173 km (107miles) of motorway within it’s boundaries, plus the High Speed 1 rail service, makes Kent an attractive proposition to set up business. Specifically, the regeneration programme for Ashford, together […]

The Case for Commuting from Kent

With the advent of the Hi-Speed (HS1) rail service, introduced in 2009, passengers have been travelling in relative comfort between the South East coast of Kent and Central London in little less than an hour. With London house prices more than double the national average, commuters are prepared to travel further distances from their place […]

Stonegate Park - An idyllic business environment - Available Winter 2018

Brand new, grade A office accommodation, in a stunning rural setting, just 10 minutes from the historic city of Canterbury and 8 minutes from the M20 motorway, Stonegate Park really will create the idyllic business environment. Forming part of a larger development that includes residential homes, Stonegate Business Park is a unique complex of two […]

ANYONE FOR ICE CREAM?

Smith Woolley have recently completed the letting of 1-3 High Street Ashford to a top retail brand name that will further enhance the prestige of Ashford town centre. Currently undergoing a complete new re-fit, 1-3 High Street is a prominent corner position which, from September 2017 will be occupied by Kaspa’s. Kaspa’s are a chain […]

Take your business to new heights...

..To the first floor of Kent House to be exact. Situated a short distance from the fast growing centre of Ashford, six storey Kent House is one of the town’s most prominent office buildings, current tenants include Eurostar and NHS Property Services. Recently made available is a prestigious first floor, open plan office suite with […]

Coastal Panorama at Bay View Apartment

One remaining two bed apartment with stunning views is available at the Bay View development in Hythe. Bay View is an exciting new development of 10 luxury apartments in a prime residential location enjoying an enviable position above the pretty town of Hythe with far reaching sea views across the channel towards France. One of […]

Edwardian splendour in an exclusive area

Oakhurst is a distinctively handsome Edwardian detached house built around 1930 with elegant proportions surrounded by attractive formal gardens. The property is located in Dixwell Road a very sought after location at the westerly end of the Leas Promenade in the west end of Folkestone, close to the seaside village of Sandgate. Sally Jinks of […]