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10:35am Wednesday 6th November 2013
Just under a quarter (24 per cent) of home buyers are choosing to downsize by purchasing a smaller property than the one they already live in, according to recent figures from the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA).
10:33am Wednesday 6th November 2013
Replacing your home’s kitchen can seem a costly, lengthy and disruptive process.
8:23am Monday 9th September 2013
Britain’s resurgent property sector is enjoying its best market conditions for six years as the housing revival gathers pace, according to a report.
2:48pm Thursday 25th July 2013
At the start of the year, housing market experts generally agreed that any increase in prices across the country would reach two per cent at most.
9:39am Friday 22nd March 2013
Britons believe that mortgages are at their easiest to come by for at least five years, research by building societies has found.
9:38am Friday 22nd March 2013
You do home improvements to make your home more suited to your lifestyle and taste, but unless it's your forever home, you may also be interested in what would make it more sellable and valuable when you come to sell.
11:54am Tuesday 5th March 2013
If you have a house or flat with a bad layout, or you’re thinking about buying one, changing the layout can be expensive and won’t necessarily be easy, but it could transform your home life.
12:14pm Thursday 14th February 2013
As more and more people turn to renting, the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) is warning would-be tenants to watch out for rogue letting agents.
10:00am Monday 11th February 2013
After so much snow, excess water is a problem, if anything, but it probably won’t be long before we’re being told to save water because of a drought.
11:00am Saturday 9th February 2013
There’s something of the diva about Sera Hersham-Loftus, as she lounges on a daybed covered in a profusion of silk throws and embroidered cushions.
2:00pm Thursday 7th February 2013
The upward pressure on private rents is predicted to cool down this year.
9:45am Thursday 7th February 2013
With property prices being so different on a regional basis, never before has it been as important to secure the help of local property experts before you make your decision to move – or indeed to stay put, writes property market analyst and commentator Kate Faulkner.
9:08am Thursday 31st January 2013
Landlords are being urged not to turn their backs on social housing tenants.
10:26am Wednesday 30th January 2013
The housing market started 2013 in “better shape” than it has been in either of the previous two years, property analysts have said.
9:23am Thursday 24th January 2013
Location is one of the key issues facing prospective landlords when deciding to purchase a new buy-to-let property.
9:05am Thursday 17th January 2013
Publication of the latest England and Wales census figures painted an accurate picture of the UK housing market today and indeed how it has changed over the last decade.
12:20pm Thursday 10th January 2013
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11:57am Thursday 10th January 2013
Local independent estate agent, Gascoigne Halman, has again been successful at the Estate Agency of the Year Awards, which are run in association with The Sunday Times and The Times.
9:54am Thursday 3rd January 2013
By 2016 demand for private rented accommodation could reach one in five households, resulting in a need for an additional 1.1 million rental homes, according to a recent report by Savills.
1:15pm Tuesday 27th November 2012
Finding a place to rent can be very stressful, particularly if you do not go armed with the right information.