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Maintaining your own Downton Abbey

  With Christmas basically here, the Downton Abbey festive special is already causing us fans excitement. The return of the Crawleys and the confirmed appearance of George Clooney, means the Edwardian favourite will be top of the Christmas TV Schedule this … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Architecture and Design, Interesting Properties, Uncategorized Tags: , , Leave a comment

1 in 10 of us will get a second job to cover the cost of Christmas

New research shows that 21.2 million people are looking at other ways to help them raise funds to pay for Christmas. According to a survey from Scottish Friendly, 1 in 5 Londoners will be looking for a second job to … Continue reading

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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Economy, Finance, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , Leave a comment

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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Act now to take advantage of new stamp duty rules

In his Autumn Statement George Osborne announced some welcome news for homebuyers. Revealing a new graduated approach to stamp duty, Osborne has ensured the British public that 98% of homebuyers will be pay less duty on property purchases from today.

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Posted by: Nicola Severn Categories: Buying, Buying Property, House Prices, Industry News, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , , 3 Comments

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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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: Buying, Estate Agents, For Sale, Uncategorized Tags: , , , Comments Off

Properties for sale in chilly Cheltenham

This week we are taking a peek at the properties for sale in Cheltenham.  Also known as Cheltenham Spa, it is a large spa town and borough in Gloucestershire, located on the edge of the Cotswolds. It is the home of … Continue reading

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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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Posted by: Samantha Turner Categories: For Sale, Property Market, Uncategorized Tags: , , , , , Comments Off