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Contractors health and safety course

Latest health and safety course for approved contractors

Contractors who work with Morris, Marshall and Poole have been undergoing their latest health and safety updates and training course.

Live life on a working station along one of the UK’s most scenic railway lines

Live life on a working station along one of the UK’s most scenic railway lines

The chance to live at a working station along one of the UK’s most scenic railway lines is up for grabs.

Warning to landowners over water pipeline works in the Newtown area

Warning to landowners over water pipeline works in the Newtown area

Landowners in the Newtown area of Powys are being warned to ensure they are compensated for major water pipeline works being undertaken.

Property offers a life alongside the idyllic Shropshire Union Canal

Property offers a life alongside the idyllic Shropshire Union Canal

The opportunity to acquire a property alongside the idyllic Llangollen section of the Shropshire Union canal is rare.

WIN a pair of tickets to Wales v Ireland

WIN a pair of tickets to see Wales v Ireland

You could win a pair of tickets to the Six Nations clash between Wales v Ireland on Friday, 10 March 2017.

A luxury home for sale in Newtown, Powys, Wales

Luxury Mid Wales home complete with swimming pool, river jetty and wildlife area put on the market

There are few properties in Wales' Severn Valley that offer the luxury trappings of a heated outdoor swimming pool, private river jetty with sporting rights and its own private wildlife area.

A successful Mid Wales-based honey producer has acquired commercial premises in Newtown through Morris, Marshall and Poole as part of its expansion.

Sweet success as honey producer acquires Newtown commercial property for expansion

A successful Mid Wales-based honey producer has acquired commercial premises in Newtown through Morris, Marshall and Poole as part of its expansion.

We’re looking for a surveying, planning and draughtsman technician. Could it be you?

Job vacancy: We’re looking for a surveying, planning and draughtsman technician

With continued growth, we’re looking to expand our team and we have a vacancy at our Newtown office for a surveying, planning and draughtsman technician. Could it be you?

The first property auction of 2017 has been announced by one of Mid Wales and Shropshire’s leading estate agents.

Property auction announced by MMP

First property auction of 2017 announced by Mid Wales and Shropshire estate agent.

Growth in the rental of residential properties in Mid Wales and Shropshire has resulted in one of the area’s longest established estate agents expanding.

Rentals growth sees Mid Wales and Shropshire estate agent expand

Growth in the rental of residential properties in Mid Wales and Shropshire has resulted in one of the area’s longest established estate agents expanding.

Agricultural services offered by Morris Marshall and Poole

It's not just about homes and commercial property

We're perhaps best known for being one of the longest established estate agents and chartered property surveyors in Mid Wales and Shropshire.

Sell your house with Morris Marshall and Poole in 2017

Thinking of selling your home in 2017?

With a buoyant local property market, there's never a better time to put your home on the market.

Morris Marshall and Poole free house valuation service

MMP launches free online house valuation service

Have you thought about moving house but you’re just not sure of the value of your home and haven’t had the time to talk to an estate agent?

Commercial and retail property rentals and sales in Mid Wales and Shropshire

Increase in demand for commercial and retail premises in Mid Wales and Shropshire

The past few months has seen strong demand for commercial, industrial and retail premises in the Mid Wales and the Oswestry areas.

Young Ceredigion pupils get on the property ladder

Young Ceredigion pupils get on the property ladder

A group of young Ceredigion pupils have been getting to grips with the local property market during a visit to an Aberystwyth estate agent.

Deadline looming for Rent Smart Wales registration

Warning issued to private landlords over deadline for Rent Smart Wales

Private residential landlords have until 23 November to register for Rent Smart Wales or pas mangement to an agent like Morris, Marshall and Poole.

Over 2,300 sheep presented for sale at annual Morris, Marshall and Poole Llanidloes Sheep Sale.

Big turn out for annual Llanidloes Sheep Sale

Over 2,300 sheep presented for sale at annual Morris, Marshall and Poole Llanidloes Sheep Sale.

Villages throughout north Powys have been praised for their community spirit after the winner of the Montgomeryshire Best Kept Village was revealed.

Villages praised for community spirit as Montgomeryshire’s Best Kept Village is revealed

Villages throughout north Powys have been praised for their community spirit after the winner of the Montgomeryshire Best Kept Village was revealed.

Eleven communities throughout north Powys will be pinning their hopes on being named the Montgomeryshire Best Kept Village 2016 on Friday.

Eleven north Powys communities vie for best kept village title

Eleven communities throughout north Powys will be pinning their hopes on being named the Montgomeryshire Best Kept Village 2016 on Friday.

2 Caebrita Hall being sold at auction through Morris Marshall and Poole

Converted former chapel and village hall provides an ideal home

A converted former Mid Wales chapel and village hall is expected to generate interest when it comes to auction later this month.

 Over £2.3million of Mid Wales property and land to be auctioned at sale

Over £2.3million of Mid Wales property and land to be auctioned at sale

At least 23 properties from throughout Mid Wales will be auctioned off next week as part of a sale with a guide value of over £2.3million.

Sale of Vaenor Park at Llanidloes, Powys

Georgian country estate with hall to be auctioned

A Welsh Georgian country estate and hall built by a banker for his family and set in 40 acres of land is to be auctioned next month in a rare sale of such a property in Mid Wales.

There are some big changes affecting the private residential lettings market in Wales this year, including Powys, Ceredigion and Gwynedd, and we’re still finding many landlords are unaware of how how it will affect them.

Are you Rent Smart Wales compliant?

There are some big changes affecting the private residential lettings market in Wales this year, including Powys, Ceredigion and Gwynedd, and we’re still finding many landlords are unaware of how how it will affect them.

Hafod country house for sale in Llandinam, Powys

Former Major’s country home that is a wildlife paradise

Set in the rolling hills of the historic former county of Montgomeryshire, Hafod is a seven-bedroomed country retreat that has only ever come on to the market once before since it was built over 100 years ago.

Two former HSBC bank buildings in Llanfyllin and Llanfair Caereinion are up for sale through Morris, Marshall and Poole

Former Powys bank buildings offer investment opportunities

Two former HSBC bank buildings in north Powys have been placed on the open market, providing a property investment opportunity.

A rare chance to acquire a farmhouse, outbuildings and land in the Ceiriog Valley near Llangollen will be put to auction on Friday, 15 July.

Rare chance to acquire a farmhouse, outbuildings and land with potential at auction

A rare chance to acquire a farmhouse, outbuildings and land in the Ceiriog Valley near Llangollen will be put to auction on Friday, 15 July.

Newtown’s town centre riverside area is set to be enhanced with the investment in and development of new housing on an area left derelict in recent years.

Housing investment is set to enhance Mid Wales town's riverside

Newtown’s town centre riverside area is set to be enhanced with the investment in and development of new housing on an area left derelict in recent years.

Bryan Jarman and Tom Davies of Mid Wales and Shropshire property surveyors and estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole have successfully passed their entry into the prestigious Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Bryan and Tom become qualified RICS members

Bryan Jarman and Tom Davies of Mid Wales and Shropshire property surveyors and estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole have successfully passed their entry into the prestigious Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Lettings surgeries to discuss Rent Smart Wales and lettings management

Lettings surgeries to offer advice to residential landlords

We're holding a series of evening surgeries for existing and potential residential landlords to talk about Rent Smart Wales and how we can help them manage their properties.

Mid Wales day at MMP's Park Lane office in London

London Calling. MMP puts Mid Wales on the property map

We've been ensuring Mid Wales is put firmly on the property sales map at our London base this week.

TV crew film as packed auction raises £900,000 through sale of a hill, property and land

TV crew film as packed auction raises £900,000 through sale of a hill, property and land

A popular property auction regularly featuring land, housing and commercial premises from Mid Wales and Shropshire is to be featured on a national television programme later in the year.

A perfect escape and investment for a lifestyle smallholding with its own holiday let and commercial opportunities.

Perfect escape for a lifestyle smallholding with its own holiday let and commercial opportunities

A perfect escape and investment for a lifestyle smallholding with its own holiday let and commercial opportunities.

Two Welsh hills, a fisherman’s cottage and a chapel set for sale at auction

Two Welsh hills, a fisherman’s cottage and a chapel set for sale at auction

Ever wanted to own your own hill? Two Welsh hills, a former chapel, a fisherman’s cottage, houses and land are up for sale at an auction in Mid Wales later this month.

Open days for new housing development at Brynmor Heights in Newtown.

Open days to highlight new homes in Newtown

Open days for new houisng development at Brynmor Heights in Newtown.

A 15-bedroomed mansion in Aberystwyth that was home over 70 years ago to Wales’ very first Welsh-medium school has been put up for sale.

The home of Wales’ first Welsh-medium school put up for sale

A 15-bedroomed mansion in Aberystwyth that was home over 70 years ago to Wales’ very first Welsh-medium school has been put up for sale.

Mid Wales estate agent strengthens access to lucrative London market as part of exclusive Guild membership

Mid Wales estate agent strengthens access to lucrative London market as part of exclusive Guild membership

Properties from throughout Mid Wales are to be promoted to potential buyers in London’s exclusive Park Lane by one of the region’s longest serving estate agents, Morris Marshall and Poole.

Fixing the interest rate on your debt may be worthwhile, property and agricultural land owners are urged.

Consider fixing the interest rate on your debt, property and landowners urged

Fixing the interest rate on your debt may be worthwhile, property and agricultural land owners are urged.

Just weeks left for Montgomeryshire communities to apply for the 2016 Best Kept Village Competition

Just weeks left for Montgomeryshire communities to apply for the 2016 Best Kept Village Competition

There are just weeks left for villages in Montgomeryshire to submit their entries for the 2016 Best Kept Village Competition.

Many landowners in Mid Wales and Shropshire face losing the ability to gain possession of their own land, affecting its value and having tax personal implications, a local property agent has warned.

Warning as land tenancy and tax issues impact on Mid Wales landowners

Many landowners in Mid Wales and Shropshire face losing the ability to gain possession of their own land, affecting its value and having tax personal implications, a local property agent has warned.

Call for property in the MMP Spring collective property auction

Owners invited to put property and land forward for auction

Property and landowners in Mid Wales are invited to put forward their homes, land and commercial property for auction.

Promoting commercial property sales and lets in Powys is Kathryn Davies of Morris Marshall and Poole

Commercial business and expansion opportunities are available in Newtown and the Severn Valley

Commercial opportunities for business expansion, investment and employment in Newtown, Powys are being promoted as part of a push on available property in the town to local companies, as well as those seeking to expand into the area.

The winners of Morris, Marshall and Poole's 2016 Calendar Competition have been revealed.

Creative efforts rewarded to winners of the MMP Calendar Competition

The winners of Morris, Marshall and Poole's 2016 Calendar Competition have been revealed.

MMP's Matthew Williams qualifies as a chartered surveyor, joining the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Congratulations to MMP's Matthew

MMP's Matthew Williams qualifies as a chartered surveyor, joining the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Sat within the foothills of the famous Snowdonia National Park, a 17th century former farmhouse and mill has been carefully modernised to provide what is an idyllic rural sanctuary for a potential new owner.

Idyllic property with holiday let and its own health suite

Sat within the foothills of the famous Snowdonia National Park, a 17th century former farmhouse and mill has been carefully modernised to provide what is an idyllic rural sanctuary for a potential new owner.

Mid Wales landlords warned to be Rent Smart or face legal action.

Mid Wales landlords warned to be Rent Smart or face legal action.

Private landlords in Mid Wales are being warned they must now comply with new private rented housing legal requirements in Wales or face possible prosecution.

Llanidloes sheep sale

Over 2,600 sheep at annual Llanidloes Sheep Sale

Over 2,600 sheep were for sale at the recent Llanidloes Sheep Sale organised by auctioneers and estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole.

A development of new homes is being built at Minstrelsy, Shropshire

Half of new Minsterley housing development sold before work even begins

Nearly half the plots on a new residential property development at Minsterley, Shropshire have been sold before the developer has even started work on them.

Strong demand for Mid Wales farms and land as farm auctioned for over £1.3m

Strong demand for Mid Wales farms and land as farm auctioned for over £1.3m

A farm near Newtown, Powys with over 121 acres of land has been sold for £1.1m with two further parcels of land selling for over £250,000, demonstrating the strong demand for such property in the area.

A seven-bedroom home thought to be built by the owner of a local Welsh slate quarry in the 1880s has been put up for sale by its owners who have spent over 20 years restoring it to its natural beauty.

A former Welsh slate quarry owner’s home returned to original splendour – complete with slate fireplaces

A seven-bedroom home thought to be built by the owner of a local Welsh slate quarry in the 1880s has been put up for sale by its owners who have spent over 20 years restoring it to its natural beauty.

Launch of the Montgomeryshire Best Kept Village competition

The search begins for Montgomeryshire’s best kept village

Villages throughout Montgomeryshire in north Powys have been invited to take part in a new and refreshed Best Kept Village competition in 2016 – and this time it won’t be about immaculate lawns and floral displays.

Morris, Marshall and Poole's autumn property auction

Properties totalling a guide price of £1.3m to attract bidders to Welshpool auction

Properties from Welshpool, Newtown and Machynlleth are among nine with a total guide price of £1.3million expected to attract bidders to an auction in the area later this month.

Welshpool farming couple seek

Mid Wales farming couple seek "young farmer" to take on part of their farm as they seek semi-retirement.

Farming couple seek "young farmer" to take on part of their farm as they seek semi-retirement.

A country home tucked in the foothills of the Snowdonia National Park is being sold complete with its own private nature reserve

Snowdonia home complete with its own nature reserve and up to 330Mbps of broadband speed

A country home tucked in the foothills of the Snowdonia National Park is being sold complete with its own private nature reserve, a commercial bunkhouse and broadband speeds of up to 330Mbps.

Farm and land auctions prove a hit for buyers and sellers

Farm and land auctions prove a hit for buyers and sellers

A farm and land auction run in Mid Wales by chartered surveyors and estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole demonstrates the advantages for buyers and sellers.

Transfer of private sewage pumping stations to utilities

Do you share a private sewage pumping station?

Do you share a private sewage pumping station, taking waste from your home to a main sewer? If yes, here are some important changes you need to know about, says Martin Moore from our Shrewsbury office.

How would you like to work for Mid Wales and Shropshire’s leading estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole?

Job Vacancy: Full time secretary required at our Welshpool office

Come and work for Mid Wales and Shropshire’s leading estate agents Morris, Marshall and Poole.

Luxury home in Gwynedd, Snowdonia for sale

Entrepreneur offers Snowdonia home inspired by the vision of a sculptor turned architect

A luxury Snowdonia home once described by the former National Trust chairman and journalist Sir Simon Jenkins as “an outstanding example of British craftsmanship” could soon be home to a new owner in Mid Wales.

Entries open for the 2015 MMP Autumn Collective Property Auction

Entries open for the MMP Autumn Collective Property Auction

Entries are open for our next property auction. Find out why auctions can be the right way to sell your property or land.

The Morris, Marshall and Poole 2016 Calendar Competition

The MMP 2016 Calendar Competition

Enter our 2016 Calendar competition for the chance to have your picture or photograph in our 2016 wall calendar.

Sale of the Royal Welsh warehouse in Newtown, Powys

Home of the world’s first mail order company put on the market after major refurbishment

A significant retail building in Mid Wales with historic links to the world’s first mail order company, Queen Victoria and even Florence Nightingale has been put up for sale as an investment opportunity.

Montgomeryshire hamlet is a perfect location for family home

Montgomeryshire hamlet is a perfect location for family home

They say when it comes to house hunting that it’s all about location, location, location. Revel, near Berriew, is a perfect example of such a location.
The Animalarium Zoo at Borth, Ceredigion, Mid Wales is up for sale

A Welsh zoo, complete with two-bedroomed bungalow and over 300 animals is up for sale

A well-known Mid Wales visitor attraction has been put up for sale, complete with two-bedroomed bungalow, monkeys, wild cats and reptiles as the owners look to retire.

Moving home? It’s the clutter that stresses most people out.

Moving home? It’s the clutter that stresses most people out.

Moving home is bitter sweet. You have all the excitement of a new house and a new part of your life, but you also have all the sorting out to do before and after the move.

Morris, Marshall and Poole property auction at Welshpool

A six bedroomed home on the Powys/Shropshire border and a building plot near Aberystwyth to go under the hammer

A six-bedroomed home on the Powys/Shropshire border and a building plot close to Aberystwyth are to go under the hammer at an auction in Welshpool next week.

Demand expected for Meifod home

Demand expected for Meifod home

A three-bedroomed home in the popular Montgomeryshire village of Meifod near Welshpool offers purchasers a potential quick sale with no chain.

Staff congratulate Sarah at her wedding

Sarah ties the not with a little help from the MMP team

Staff from MMP were out in force to celebrate one of the team tying the knot over the weekend - and didn't they look good.

Potential homebuyers invited to open day at Newtown's new Brynmor Parc development in Newtown

Open day at housing development helping to fill Newtown’s property hot spot

Opportunity for potential homebuyers to view the new Brynmor Parc housing development in Newtown during open day.

Is there any advantage to buying new homes off plan?

Is there any advantage to buying new homes off plan?

Buying new properties off plan went through a boom period but declined sharply during the recession. But with many housing developments planned in Mid Wales and Shropshire, what are the benefits now?

Parc Farm on the Great Orme in North Wales is placed for sale

Land, farm and bungalow for sale with stunning coastal and countryside views is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

North Wales’ Great Orme is best known for its stunning beauty and spectacular sea views. And now someone has the chance to own part of this famous limestone headland next to the popular seaside town of Llandudno, complete with agricultural land, farm buildings and a bungalow with unparalleled views.

A former hatter’s shop in Llanfair Caereinion offers a home with commercial opportunities.

A former hatter’s shop in Llanfair Caereinion offers a home with commercial opportunities.

From a residence with a hatter’s shop to a home with a dental practice, the Old Bank House at Llanfair Caereinion in Powys has had a mixed use since it was built in the 1830s and has now been placed on the market for sale.

Millfied House, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury

Work or play, SY3 is the place to be in Shrewsbury

Finding two acres of private grounds with a luxury home, complete with its own office and partly bounded by a brook in Darwin’s birthplace of Shrewsbury is a rarity.

Eager bidding at Mid Wales spring property auction

Mid Wales properties get snapped up at MMP's Spring property auction

Eager bidding saw two north Powys properties surpass their minimum guide price at a property auction held in Mid Wales.

A “rare” chance to acquire a Mid Wales working farm with its own shooting rights

A “rare” chance to acquire a Mid Wales working farm with its own shooting rights

A significant working farm near Welshpool, Powys has been placed on the open market, creating a rare chance to acquire such a property in Mid Wales.

Former primary school among houses, a holiday chalet, building pot and other properties at Spring Collective Property Auction in Welshpool.

Former primary school among lots at property auction

Former primary school among houses, a holiday chalet, building pot and other properties at Spring Collective Property Auction in Welshpool.

A former North Wales Methodist chapel built in the 1920s in memory of a local missionary who translated the bible into the language of the Khassi people in India is to be put under the auctioneers hammer, complete with pews.

North Wales chapel among lots at MMP's Collective Property Auction at Welshpool

Gothic style chapel built in memory of a North Wales missionary to be put under the hammer at Morris, Marshall and Poole property auction.

MMP raises money for the Severn Hospice

MMP raises money for the Severn Hospice

Staff from Morris, Marshall and Poole have raised over £250 for the Severn Hospice in memory of a colleague.

Mid Wales towns are top in the 50 best places to live in the UK, according to The Sunday Times.

Mid Wales towns are top in the 50 best places to live in the UK, according to The Sunday Times.

Mid Wales towns are top in the 50 best places to live in the UK, according to The Sunday Times.

Morris, Marshall and Poole partner Keith Davies looks at the new Basic Payment Scheme, applying for it and letting land.

Get the right agreement in place for the new Basic Payment Scheme

Morris, Marshall and Poole partner Keith Davies looks at the new Basic Payment Scheme, applying for it and letting land.

Demand for homes in the Newtown, Llanidloes and Machynlleth areas of Powys, Mid Wales is outstripping supply for certain types of properties, according to one of the region’s leading property estate agents.

Demand for homes creates property hot-spots in north Powys

Demand for homes in the Newtown, Llanidloes and Machynlleth areas of Powys, Mid Wales is outstripping supply for certain types of properties, according to one of the region’s leading property estate agents.

Make your Welsh Single Farm Payments Scheme applications online with our help.

Make your Welsh Single Farm Payments Scheme applications online with our help.

MMP partner Tony Evans looks at the Welsh Single Farm Payments Scheme and the importance of an accurate application.

Investing in retro-fitted cavity wall insulation in your homes isn’t necessarily that cosy for homeowners.

Investing in retro-fitted cavity wall insulation in your home isn’t necessarily that cosy for homeowners.

Neville Roberts, a property surveyor at Morris, Marshall and Poole, explains how the trend for retro-fitted cavity wall insulation isn't necessarily always a good idea and might prevent you from selling your home in the future.

Water mains renewal scheme could impact on land and property owners

Water mains renewal scheme could impact on land and property owners

A multi-million pound water mains renewal pipeline planned between Llanfair Caereinon and Foel in north Powys could affect land and property owners along the route.

A 19th century chapel is offering a temptation to house-buyers to live and work in the historic Welsh border town of Montgomery, steeped in history and its own borderland castle.

A former Montgomery chapel for sale offering a home and commercial opportunities

A 19th century chapel is offering a temptation to house-buyers to live and work in the historic Welsh border town of Montgomery, steeped in history and its own borderland castle.

Onthemarket.com launches

We're Onthemarket.com

Today is the launch of OnTheMarket.com and we've joined this new national property website to ensure our customers get maximum exposure when it comes to selling their homes and properties.

Residential property sales are expected to rise in Mid Wales and Shropshire in 2015

Residential property sales are expected to rise in Mid Wales and Shropshire in 2015

Residential property sales are expected to rise in Mid Wales and Shropshire in 2015, providing more new year opportunities for homeowners to considering buying or selling a home.

MMP joins OnTheMarket.com

We’re making sure your property is OnTheMarket in 2015

2015 is going to be an exciting year for us here at Morris, Marshall and Poole as one of the leading estate and land agents in Mid Wales and Shropshire.

And to kick off the year we’re pleased to announce that we’ll be increasing the marketing of our clients’ properties and land using a new nationwide property web portal to ensure homes for sale or rent through MMP reach as wide an audience as possible.

Plan, don’t panic in the face of cash flow challenges

Plan, don’t panic in the face of cash flow challenges

With most arable and dairy incomes in Mid Wales and Shropshire affected by poor commodity prices and relatively high input costs this autumn, the tax bill due in a few weeks time will undoubtedly be unwelcome, according to Rob Hudson from local land and property agents Morris, Marshall and Poole.

From canal to countryside, a rare chance to own an idyllic rural B&B - complete with Christmas tree plantation

From canal to countryside, a rare chance to own an idyllic rural B&B - complete with Christmas tree plantation

A rare chance has arisen to own and run a bed and breakfast within some of Wales' most scenic countryside and its very own Christmas tree plantation.

Morris Marshall and Poole has presented £150 to Meifod School

MMP helps pupils tuck into their breakfast

It's time to tuck into breakfast at Ysgol Meifod after Morris, Marshall and Poole helps provide a serving trolley for the school's breakfast club.

MMP property surveyor Sarah Mills becomes a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

MMP's Sarah Mills qualifies as a member of the RICS

Morris, Marshall and Poole rental specialist Sarah Mills has become a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

How changes to the UK government's Stamp Duty will affect homeowners

How will changes to the government's Stamp Duty affect you?

Today marked some significant changes to the property market in the UK which will affect everyone buying a home from Thursday, 4th December 2014.

Tudor Roberts-Watkins of Carno is in the final of S4C Fferm Factor

Support Montgomeryshire's Tudor in Fferm Factor

The Morris, Marshall and Poole team are supporting Mid Wales' only finalist in this year's S4C Fferm Ffactor programme. Are you?

From ancient monuments to court cases - one of Aberystwyth’s prominent buildings goes on the market

From ancient monuments to court cases - one of Aberystwyth’s prominent buildings goes on the market

For years one of Aberystwyth’s most prominent town centre buildings held the historic records and archives of ancient monuments from throughout Wales, including historic castles to lesser-known archaeological sites.

Kathryn Davies wins the RICS Matrix Young Residential Surveyor of the Year

Our Kathryn is RICS Young Residential Surveyor of the Year

A very big congratulations to Morris, Marshall and Poole chartered surveyor Kathryn Davies who has been named RICS Matrics Young Residential Property Surveyor of the Year.

Work or live on your own railway platform along the Cambrian Railway in Caersws, Powys

Work or live on your own railway platform along the Cambrian Railway in Caersws, Powys

Imagine inviting your customers to your office or accommodation, telling them they have just a couple of steps to take from their train. That's just the opportunity at Caersws in Mid Wales where the former Station Master's House is up for sale on a working railway station, providing a rare opportunity to invest in a business opportunity.

Weston House, Morda near Oswestry is for sale

End of an era as Shropshire home that hosted charity bingo nights is put up for sale

A four-bedroomed Shropshire home that hosted fun-packed charity bingo nights has been put up for sale, ending several years of social events.

Morris, Marshall and Poole’s Kathryn Davies is one of three of Wales’s brightest young industry ‘stars’ to have been shortlisted for the RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards 2014 which take place in November.

MMP's Kathryn Davies is in running for prestigious Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors Young Surveyor of the Year 2014

Morris, Marshall and Poole is proud to reveal property surveyor Kathryn Davies is a finalist in the prestigious RICS Young Surveyor of the Year Award 2014 and the only finalist from Wales in the Residential/Valuation category.

Gated residential development is attracting families back into Shrewsbury town centre

Gated residential development is attracting families back into Shrewsbury town centre

A new gated residential development in Shrewsbury is attracting families back to live in the town centre, according to Morris, Marshall and Poole's Martin Moore who is based in Shropshire.


A remote Powys farmhouse uninhabited since 1947 can come with one of the fastest broadband speeds in the area

A remote Powys farmhouse renovated after being uninhabited since 1947 can receive some of the fastest broadband speeds in the area

A Mid Wales farmhouse, built in the 1850s but left uninhabited since the Great Winter of 1947, might be off the beaten track but it can still have up to 25Mbps of broadband.

MMP sponsors bonfire night and fireworks at Llanidloes

It's all a flash and a bang as MMP sponsors Llanidloes' bonfire and fireworks display

Remember, remember the fifth of November... as that's the night of Llanidloes' bonfire and fireworks display

Sheep sale at Llanidloes

Over 2,300 sheep at annual Llanidloes sale

Over 2,300 sheep were on sale at the Llanidloes Sheep Sale held at Kennel Fields, which attracted interest from a wide area.

Time to buy a house

Would you decide to buy a house in 25 minutes

Decisions, decisions. Would you decide to put an offer in on a house within 25 minutes of stepping into it for a viewing?

Broadband grants available in Wales

Grants available for fast broadband in rural Wales

Grants available for homeowners and businesses in Mid Wales wanting fast broadband.

Staff at Morris Marshall and Poole takes sides for Montgomeryshire league match

There's no substitute for the Morris, Marshall and Poole team

We're one big team at Morris, Marshall and Poole - until it comes to local football for Paul and Bryan

Results from the MMP Autumn Property Auction

Autumn Auction success as £815,500 of property sold in under an hour

The Morris, Marshall and Poole Autumn Auction sold £815,500 of property and land in an hour

Llanfyllin Post office is put up for sale

Opportunity to buy an exciting Llanfyllin retail and residential property

Llanfyllin's historic Post Office is put up for sale, providing an exciting retail and residential opportunity

Job vacancy at Morris Marshall and Poole's Welshpool office

How about working for MMP? We have a vacancy for a receptionist at our Welshpool office

Would you like to work for Mid Wales and Shropshire's leading and established estate agent? We have a vacancy for a full-time receptionist.

Ivy Cottage, Llawryglyn, Trefeglwys, Powys

170-year-old Montgomeryshire cottage reveals its historic past

Open day to be held at 170-year-old three-bedroom cottage in the idyllic hamlet of Llawr-y-glyn

House prices in Mid Wales and Shropshire have risen over the past year by over seven per cent

House prices are on the rise in Mid Wales and Shropshire, according to ONS

House prices in Mid Wales and Shropshire rose more than seven per cent in July, according to the Office of National Statistics.

Where's your favourite place to live in Mid Wales and Shropshire?

Where would your favourite place be to live in Mid Wales and Shropshire

A recent survey said Llanidloes is one of the most desirable places to live in the UK. But where would your ideal home be in Mid Wales and Shropshire?

A 182-year-old chapel at Trefonen near Oswestry is to be sold at a public auction later this month, complete with its existing vestry, chapel room and interior.

182-year-old Trefonen chapel could become a home

A 182-year-old chapel at Trefonen near Oswestry is to be sold at a public auction later this month, complete with its existing vestry, chapel room and interior.

105-year-old north Powys primary school goes under the hammer

105-year-old north Powys primary school goes under the hammer

A former north Powys primary school which closed two years ago, just a few years after celebrating its centenary, is being put up for auction for potential conversion into residential or commercial use.

MMP Autumn Auction 2014

A former school, chapel, houses and land for auction in September

A former primary school, a chapel, homes and farm land up for auction at MMP's Autumn Auction

Many Mid Wales landlords are unaware of new housing bill requirements, warns estate agent

Many Mid Wales landlords are unaware of new housing bill requirements, warns estate agent

Mid Wales estate agent Morris Marshall and Poole has warned that many domestic landlords in the region are unaware of the implications of a new Housing Bill passed by the National Assembly for Wales.

506 acres of land at Bryndreiniog farm at Penybontfawr near Oswestry is available to let

Penybontfawr farming family retires after 150 years and four generations

A Penybontfawr family that has spent over 150 years farming the same land is offering its 506 acres of grazing land to a new generation.

288 acres of Grade 3 prime arable land near Wem in north Shropshire has been put on the market.

288 acres of prime Shropshire arable land up for sale

288 acres of Grade 3 prime arable land near Wem in north Shropshire has been put on the market. The land around Trench Farm in north Shropshire extends to over 288 acres and has been owned by the Tomley family for 16 years.

View a house to buy

Would you buy a house you only looked at for 33 minutes?

We’re always intrigued by research into property. And one of the latest bits of research to make the headlines is that apparently last year the typical house buyer took 33 minutes to look around a house before making an offer to purchase it. Would you?

Home buyer discounts offered by Primesave Properties for Kinnerley people

Rural home discounts offered to local Shropshire people by developer

A Shropshire housing developer has offered to sell half of its homes on a rural housing estate in Kinnerley at discount to local people

The Housing (Wales) Bill and its impact on landlords

Are you a residential landlord in Mid Wales? Are you aware of the impact of the Housing (Wales) Bill?

Are you a residential landlord in Powys, Ceredigion or Gwynedd? Are you aware of your landlord responsibilities under the Housing (Wales) Bill?

Morris Marshall and Poole and Sporting Hares competition winner

Come rain or shine, Gabriella is prepared for whatever the weather throws at her this summer

Come rain or shine, Gabriella is prepared for whatever the weather throws at her this summer after winning the Morris, Marshall and Poole and Sporting Hares competition.

Tyn-y-Llan farm for sale at Cefn Coch, near Newtown and Welshpool

Site of former 14th century nunnery provides 104 acres of Montgomeryshire farmland

A north Powys livestock farm sited on what is believed to have been a 14th century Cistercian nunnery has been put up for sale with 104 acres of land and the opportunity to acquire 57 acres of a nearby hill.

Tips for selling your home

Selling your home? Are you ready for someone to view it?

Our specialist property teams in Mid Wales and Shropshire are often asked for tips on selling a house. Here are just a few ways you can entice potential house buyers to seriously think about submitting an offer after viewing your home.

Competition - Sporting Hares

Competition: WIN a pair of Sporting Hares shades and wellies

Competition: Enjoy your countryside or village show, no matter what the weather. It's the start of the country and village show season and we're celebrating with sunglasses and wellie designers and producers Sporting Hares to offer the chance to win a pair of fashionable shades and wellies.

Ancient Welsh lord's home prepares for next chapter

Ancient Welsh lord's home prepares for next chapter

The former seat of an ancient Welsh lordship dating back to the 12th century is being sold in Mid Wales, providing an opportunity for someone to become part of history in what had been a war and battled-hard lord's home.

MMP Autumn Auction 2014

Put your property under the hammer with MMP's Autumn Auction 2014

Why not put your house under the hammer with Morris, Marshall and Poole's Autumn Auction 2014. Our last collective auction of residential, commercial, agricultural properties and land packed in a full house.

A secure Shropshire commercial warehouse with its own weapons testing range

Shrewsbury warehouse comes with a high security basement and weapons testing range

A 13,600ft Shropshire warehouse, complete with high security basement and weapons testing range, is available for leasehold

Paul Evans of Mid Wales and Shropshire estate agents Morris Marshall and Poole has been named Linesman of the Year

Paul raises the cup. But not the World Cup

England might have been knocked out of the World Cup, but that's no reason for our property team at Morris, Marshall and Poole not to be going football crazy.

Expert tips on buying a house in Mid Wales and Shropshire

Top tips on making house buying easier

Buying a house is not as daunting as you might think, as our Mid Wales and Shropshire based property team at Morris, Marshall and Poole explain.

Charity Cycle Ride

Get on your bike - in aid of charity

We told our colleagues in our Newtown office to get on their bike - and so they did, in aid of charity

82 acres of Snowdnonia countryside for sale with a smallholding at Bryn Blew

Chance to acquire 82 acres of Snowdonia countryside and pastureland with a smallholding

A rare chance to acquire 82 acres of spectacular Snowdonia National Park pastureland and countryside with a farmhouse and outbuildings has been made available near Dolgellau in Gwynedd, North Wales.

Summer auction sees Welsh lake sell for double its guide price in Powys, Mid Wales

Welsh lake sells for £31,000 - double its guide price

A secluded lake set in nearly three acres of Powys countryside has sold for double its guide price at Morris Marshall and Poole's summer auction

A Mid Wales lake, an historic Montgomeryshire manor house and coastal apartments were successfully sold at Morris Marshall and Poole's summer auction.

A Mid Wales lake, an historic Montgomeryshire manor house and coastal apartments were successfully sold at Morris Marshall and Poole's summer auction.

An old photograph of a sheep sale in Montgomeryshire Powys

Do you recognise this sheep sale in Mid Wales?

One of our clients brought in an old photograph of a sheep sale in Mid Wales, most likely in Montgomeryshire. Do you know where it is? Can you help us identify the photograph?

A manor house, Welsh lake and a former primary school among 20 lots at Welshpool auction

A rare chance to own a former primary school, an idyllic rural lake or an historic manor house in Mid Wales with ties to London’s Kew Botanic Gardens will be on offer at a £2.1 million collective auction in Welshpool, Powys later this month.

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