3:31pm Thursday 6th February 2014
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With news that the Royal household is struggling to make ends meet, Gocompare.com has worked out that the British monarchy could save nearly £50,000 of taxpayers’ money if they switched energy providers for Buckingham Palace alone.
10:54am Thursday 30th January 2014
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Fifty per cent of over 50s consider either buy-to-let or buy-to-sell property as the most attractive investment option when planning their family’s financial security – ahead of shares, equities, antiques or any other type of investment.
10:33am Thursday 30th January 2014
London house prices could rise by 11 per cent in 2014. That’s according to the latest report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) which says that increasing demand from would-be buyers coupled with a sluggish supply of homes coming onto the market is pushing up prices.
5:06pm Tuesday 14th January 2014
With just one property remaining in the first phase of Oakgrove, Berkeley’s exclusive development in Caterham-on-the-Hill, it’s clear there is huge demand for great family homes in enviable locations.
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2:03pm Friday 22nd November 2013
12:52pm Friday 22nd November 2013
October saw a big rise in the number of people looking to buy a home. That’s according to the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) which has just issued its report for the month showing that there was a 25 per cent increase in the number of househunters looking to buy.
12:40pm Friday 22nd November 2013
12:32pm Friday 22nd November 2013
Interest and sales show no sign of slowing at the new homes development Fountain Mews in Handcross, says award-winning estate agent Connells, after the first completion at the exciting new development took place this autumn.
10:29am Friday 22nd November 2013
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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).
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11:43am Thursday 11th July 2013
More than half of us has at least one unloved room in our home. And, according to a new study by home improvement store B&Q, the spare bedroom is the most neglected space, with more than a third (37 per cent) admitting it is in need of attention.
11:23am Thursday 11th July 2013
Big windows, plenty of character and the government-backed NewBuy scheme were all factors in winning over engaged couple Dominic Zammit, 23 and Mary Johnson, 25, to buy an apartment at Noble Park, Epsom.
10:57am Thursday 11th July 2013
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The kitchen is the room that is most likely to be changed by new home owners. And that puts vendors in a difficult position. Do they update the kitchen before selling? If they do, they are unlikely to increase the value of the property by the amount that they have spent. But if they don’t, does it detract from the merits of the rest of the house? Bill Spreckley of Stacks Property Search says: “When it comes to kitchens, I would advise vendors to concentrate on layout rather than content.
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12:16pm Thursday 9th May 2013
A safe neighbourhood is the number one thing we look for when buying a home. That’s according to new research carried out by AA’s Home Emergency Response Service, as part of its State of the Nation’s Homes series of reports.