Focused around the cathedral city of Worcester, the beautiful county of Worcestershire offers house buyers a choice of rural, small town and urban locations - with developers there catering well for all of these lifestyles.
Exeter, a city which has already witnessed significant growth over the past decade, is set to expand further - with ambitious plans for the £250 million SkyPark to become the South West's most significant new generation Business Park.
Creating 6,500 jobs over the next 20 years, SkyPark is just one of several commercial projects in the city that look set to increase demand for housing - and already several house builders are constructing new homes within a five mile radius of the city centre, including a superb choice for young and growing families.
Homebuyers in Liverpool are faced with an almost overwhelming choice of new developments from the many house builders that are active in the region - and there are plenty of options to suit first-time buyers and families, as well as a few that will appeal to well-heeled buyers with a larger budget.
Far more affordable than nearby Cheltenham and very well-connected, the city of Gloucester offers convenient commutes to the region's key towns and cities - and has the lovely Cotswolds countryside right on its doorstep.
The choice of new developments currently on offer in the vicinity of Gloucester ranges from contemporary homes in city areas right through to suburban properties ideal for larger families.
Housebuilders in and around Dudley, the 'capital' of the Black Country, offer a fantastic choice of reasonably-priced new homes suitable for first-time buyers and larger families.
Despite being less than seven miles north east of Manchester city centre, the town of Oldham is surrounded by attractive countryside and is within easy striking distance of the Pennines and Peak District National Park - making it the ideal home for those who enjoy spending time outdoors.
House owners looking to buy a new property in Liverpool and Ormskirk can find out all they need to know about securing a quick and easy move thanks to Redrow events this weekend.
The sharp sea air, the soothing sound of waves crashing and the constant holiday feeling - owning a home by the sea is a dream many of us may think is unobtainable. However, housebuilders are working hard to meet the demand for coastal homes and there are options suitable for all budgets and tastes. Here we show you a selection of what's on offer around the UK.
With average house price in the UK rising to around £234,000, we have put together two properties you can get in the nine different regions of the UK for the national average price or less. From a two-bedroom apartment to a four-bedroom house, what's the best deal near you?
While the weather is not thawing out just yet here at whathouse.co.uk we can't wait any longer to get into the Spring spirit. In our February magazine, we have a How To guide that will give you ways to bring Spring into your home through your interior design. We also have a page with Mother's Day gift ideas for the home for any budget.