Monthly Archives: August 2012

Save over £1,000 on your household bills

With the end of summer fast approaching and the imminent onset of autumn, energy companies have predictably started to put their prices. SSE has already announced that prices will rise in October and more energy companies are sure to follow.

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Redruth & Plymouth Property Auctions

The Southwest of England is a beautiful part of the country and as such property comes at a premium. However, thanks to Westcountry Property auctions, here is your chance to snap up a slice of the goodlife at price that suits … Continue reading

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SSE announces a 9% hike in energy tariff

The Bank of England’s recent warnings that consumers will face energy bill increases in early 2013 appear to have come to fruition early with SSE’s announcement of a 9% increase in gas and electricity prices.

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Mortgage lending increases

Mortgage lending is firmly on the rise, meaning that now could be the ideal time to make a property purchase. Despite this, potential buyers face a tough time saving for a deposit as rent rates have also increased to a … Continue reading

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Don’t let mess knock £8,000 off your house price!

According to a survey published in the Telegraph, four in ten buyers would be less likely to buy a home if the child’s bedroom was full of clutter, and most of these people would use the mess as a way … Continue reading

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Status symbols 2012

According to a new survey, the results of which were published yesterday on the BBC, Brits consider hot tubs to be the most desirable status symbol of 2012, closely followed by walk in wardrobes.

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Look North: Auction properties ripe for renovation

There is no doubt that auction properties often offer good value for money, but when the properties in question also require renovation there is a huge opportunity to make significant gains – if you’re prepared to take on a project!

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Consumer credit spending increases by 7%

As the recession continues to put a strain on household finances, consumers are increasingly turning to credit to stay afloat.

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