28 Posts for Sales

200,000+ unoccupied homes in England

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There are currently more than 200,000 properties sitting vacant in England. That’s nearly 1% of the total number of properties in the entire country. But, with a growing population, why are so many homes remaining unoccupied? This new study from...


Affordability of famous houses – how realistic are these?

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When we watch our favourite TV shows or movies, we are often in awe (ok, let’s be honest and call it envy!) of the magnificent houses which the stars live in. Canstar, Australia’s biggest financial comparison site, have taken a...


The Best and Worst Home Improvements

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A new report shows the home improvements which add value to a property and those which could end up leaving you shortchanged. HomeProtect has teamed-up with Jason Orme, an expert self-builder, to give homeowners an indication of average costs for renovations...


What property suits your personality?

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Do you know what home is right for you? Gordon & Co have found that lifestyle choices are the best criteria when picking the perfect place to call your own – whether you prefer dining out or take away, going to the...


Home improvements to increase property value

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Whilst there are many factors determining the value of a property which are out of your control, such as location, desirability and market trends, the good news is that there are plenty of things you can do to increase property...


How to make your flat’s balcony feel bigger

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Do you remember when you first came to look around your flat? The balcony was a real winner. You ignored everything else because you just began to fantasise about how much time you would spend out on that balcony, looking...


20 ways to add value to your property

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Whether you’re a brand new homeowner, a landlord aiming for maximum rental income from tenants, or if you’re looking to sell your property, it’s always important to know exactly what your property is worth and how to add more value to...


The Simpson’s living room re-decorated

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Remember The Simpsons’ opening sequence? It’s one of TV’s most memorable. Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie all rush through Springfield to make their way back home to their iconic living room. This simple decor style has been synonymous with American suburbia...


Moving furniture may result in injuries, damages and fallouts

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Thirty percent of Brits have damaged their property or furniture during a move Almost one in 20 had to visit A&E due to injuries sustained during a move It turns out that moving into a new home or moving furniture...


The Benefits of Fewer Up-Front Costs

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Rising trends in making the pre-tenancy process more affordable for renters are set to have a considerable impact on the property market. With the industry leaning towards the reduction or elimination of deposits and the impending letting agent fees ban there will...


Apps for Home Improvement Projects

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It’s always a good idea to do a home improvement project, especially when it’s well thought out and planned because it can only increase the appeal and aesthetic of your property. Home improvement projects vary in terms of size; for...


The best ways to increase a property’s value

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Many homeowners this year are finding new and creative ways to increase their overall property value. One of the oldest and most popular methods of adding additional value and at the same time minimizing spending costs is the instalment of...