Category: Home Improvement

Could bad DIY decrease the value of your home?

The latest news suggests that poor DIY can lower the sale price of a property by an average 11%, which equates at a loss of £30k on the average home, rising to over £60k in London.

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One in five parents moving to larger homes in order to accommodate adult children

Around 20% of parents in the UK who have recently moved to a new home have disclosed that they did so in order to acquire a larger home due to underlying fears that their children will be unable to find … Continue reading

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Posted by: Leanne Halsey Categories: Buying, Buying Property, Economy, Home Improvement, House Prices, Industry News, Latest News, Property Market, Selling Property, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off

3 simple savings ideas before winter

With summer almost over for another year, our thoughts start to turn towards the prospect of cold, gloomy mornings and the possibility of a white Christmas.

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Factors that can affect the value of your home

The UK housing market is benefiting from a boom in house prices, with house prices rising at their fastest pace for three years according to Halifax. The building society said that current trends suggested that prices would continue to go … Continue reading

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Natural Design Ideas for a Nature-Inspired Bathroom! Bring the Outdoors In

  Having a bathroom design which has been inspired by nature can provide an ideal environment for relaxing in the bath, or starting your day fresh with a rejuvenating shower surrounded by elements from nature that have a positive effect … Continue reading

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Energy Saving Measures Could Increase Property Value

The Implementing energy saving improvements to your property could boost it’s value by an average of 14% according to the latest research.

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New property must haves

There was a time when good schools, a garden and transport links were enough to entice prospective home owners through the door, but now it seems estate agents are focusing on high spec home buzzwords to pique the interest of … Continue reading

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Fixing the simple things enhances prospect of a sale

Paul Cutbill, Professional Development Manager at Countrywide Surveying Services, argues the case for fixing the simple things to enhance your prospect of a sale in a Daily Express article, ‘How to Build Extra Value into Property’.

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