It is depressing looking for property in the town I live. The prices are very high and properties are getting snapped up very quick. My colleagues have suggested I should look for a property in Bedfordshire. At the open house I attended this afternoon, there was an whole bunch of would-be buyers.
I was cheered up a little by the fact that those of us attending were asked to remove our shoes. Not only did the estate agent stand by the door to ask the viewers to discalce, but she had also put up a sign like this:
It's very good to see estate agents taking care of the properties they are trying to sell.