Tag: Property market

‘Tis the season to be jolly in Bath

If you’re a fan of the festive season, Bath could be the perfect location for you to put down roots. Bath boasts one of the best Christmas Markets in the UK, with more than 170 wooden chalets selling original crafts … Continue reading

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House price growth weakens whilst Stamp Duty is slashed for ‘98% of people’

House prices rose by 0.4% in November, taking house price growth over the preceding 12 months to 8.2% as consumers continue to display a reluctance to engage in the market.

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Feeling Festive in Faversham

This week at Propertywide we are looking at some of the properties we have for sale in the beautiful market town of Faversham, Kent. With easy links to London, and only 10 miles from Canterbury, it’s home to some great … Continue reading

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Goodbye November, hello December

With the Christmas season fast approaching, we are all starting to feel a little festive. So for this weeks property focus we thought we would look at properties in the countryside, nothing says Christmas like a cosy cottage.

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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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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Home Improvement, Property Market, Selling Property, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , 5 Comments

Properties of the week – Sheffield

People who think of The Full Monty when they think of Sheffield, will be surprised to learn that it has the highest number of trees per head of population than any other city in Europe. With the Peak District on … Continue reading

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Housing is still much more affordable than 2007 in every region except London

Housing affordability is crucial to the fortunes of the residential housing market – and the wider economy. Yet its measurement isn’t necessarily as easy to grasp as one might think. Hamptons International’s new Ability to Buy Index provides a more … Continue reading

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Winter time in Worcester

Winter is well and truly here, the dark nights and chilly mornings now mark the countdown to the festive season. If you are looking to find your perfect Winter warmer in Worcester, just in time to get your decorations up, then … Continue reading

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