Saturday, 18 September 2021
house for sale sign
93% of us judge a property before we’ve even stepped through the front door 68% of house-hunters could be persuaded to offer more money for a home with 'kerb appeal’ Three in ten (30%) house hunters would pay up to £5k more for a property with a well-maintained exterior Two-thirds of Brits (64%) find cracks in outside walls the most off-putting exterior feature when...
CCTV camera on building
Being a landlord and managing rental properties can be a challenging task. There are many different factors that you need to consider and tasks that you must perform. From finding the right tenants to making sure you have the right insurance, there’s a lot to consider when you become a landlord. Among your main concerns will be the safety of each...
smart bulbs
A quarter of Brits (25 per cent) would decide to leave, or not rent a property at all, because of a poor energy efficiency rating Eight in ten Brits (80 per cent) would ask what landlords have done to improve the sustainability of the property when viewing it Three quarters (75 per cent) of Brits say that a...
homes by the beach
Buying a coastal property can be exciting, but not knowing the basics can turn your experience sour. Follow these tips while buying your coastal property. Many of us dream of retiring to a house by the beach. The good news is there are a lot of options available to you if you are considering buying a house on the coast....
property for sale
Are you planning to move to a new house? Whether it’s your first step on the property ladder, a space upgrade or a switch to a new location, it’s not a decision you can take lightly. There are countless factors you’ll need to weigh up to make sure a property is right for you. That thinking time has been somewhat...
The Arbour - Beaulieu
On the 4th of September, housing association L&Q is launching the first phase of 19 one and three-bedroom homes at The Arbour, a brand-new neighbourhood within the Beaulieu development on the outskirts of Chelmsford. The Arbour will bring a total of 255 Shared Ownership homes to the growing Beaulieu community once complete, providing an affordable route onto the property ladder...
clean kitchen
The kitchen is the one area in your home that needs regular cleaning. That's because this is where you prepare, cook, and eat your food. Fortunately, with little planning, you can design a kitchen that is easy to clean. That way, you can spend more time enjoying the space than cleaning it. If you want a clean kitchen all the time,...
Property Business
For every business, you need a plan. Most people start out with not having a conventional, written plan at all but rather something like ‘rich people have investments so I'm going to invest in property'. While this isn't a well worked-out plan that you can get back to and measure your success, it's still a plan. However, if you really...
LED strip light
LED lights are now topping the charts as far as lighting goes? Why? They are relatively much cheaper than they were years back. But it’s not just the costs that are driving people in throngs to switch their light fixtures. People have also realized that LED lights are much more energy efficient compared to traditional bulbs. On average, a 60-watt...
Blue Kitchen Cabinets
If you are working on a limited budget but want to refresh your home, what is the one space you would consider updating? For many, the kitchen is the first port of call for renovations, and for a good reason. Kitchens tend to be the focal point of most homes, where most families will generally gravitate and spend time...