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Mortgage blog: Building society lending grows as mutuals offer great mortgage deals

Friday 10 August 2012
Tagged: Building Societies Association, Council of Mortgage Lenders, mortgages

For years, it has been the main High Street banks that have dominated the UK mortgage market. Now though, it is building societies that are increasing their market share and offering some of the best lending rates. If you're looking to buy a new property, it's increasingly likely that your next...

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Plans for 1,000 new homes on farmland in Linby

Friday 10 August 2012
Tagged: Gedling Borough Council, John Clarke, Linby, new homes, Nottinghamshire Wighay Farm

Gedling Borough Council has earmarked farmland in the...

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Taylor Wimpey offers many incentives for Bedfordshire buyers

Friday 10 August 2012
Tagged: Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire, Biggleswade, FirstBuy, Leighton Buzzard, new homse, Part Exchange, Taylor Wimpey, Wixams

Alongside new developments in Bedford and other major towns, Taylor Wimpey's current portfolio offers house buyers in Bedfordshire a range of new homes in smaller towns across the county...

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New greener homes in Wales proposed

Friday 10 August 2012
Tagged: John Griffiths, new homes, NHBC, Wales

Environment Minister, John Griffiths, has launched a consultation on tougher building regulations, designed to improve the energy efficiency of...

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Weekly affordable homes round up

Friday 10 August 2012
Tagged: affordable homes, Bristol, London, new homes, Northumberland, Peasedown, Widnes

Affordable homes in Widnes
Planning officers have given Halton Housing Trust the green light to build 12 affordable homes in Widnes. The development will feature...

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Festival draws attention to new homes in Edinburgh

Thursday 9 August 2012
Tagged: AMA Homes, Cruden Homes, Edinburgh, new homes, Queensberry Properties, Scotland, shared equity, Taylor Wimpey

With the Edinburgh Festival now in full swing, the capital is buzzing and for those deciding they'd like to live in the city, housebuilders have a host of new-build properties on the market. Just as the Festival Fringe has something for everyone, house-hunters looking for a...

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Buying a Larkfleet home is Ezy for first-time buyers

Thursday 9 August 2012
Tagged: Ezy, First-time buyers, Larkfleet Homes, new homes

Residential property developer Larkfleet Homes is dedicated to helping first time buyers and its Ezy initiative includes schemes that can make all the difference in buying a first home...

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Affordable homes report: properties at their most affordable for a decade

Thursday 9 August 2012
Tagged: affordable homes, FirsBuy, Homebuy, new homes

Residential properties are at their most affordable level in a decade, according to a new report. The Halifax's First-time Buyer Review reveals that the proportion of UK towns and cities which are affordable for first-time buyers has risen to its highest level since 2002.

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Mortgage bulletin – New range of FTB mortgages from Coventry BS

Thursday 9 August 2012
Tagged: Coventry Building Society, First-time buyers, mortgages

Coventry building Society has today (9th August 2012) launched a new range of mortgages aimed at first-time buyers, fixed until 30th September 2017, with a maximum loan-to-value (LTV) of 85% to...

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LSL New Build Index August 2012, powered by e.surv Chartered Surveyors

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: e.surv, LSL New Build Index

With new build news continuing to make the headlines the latest LSL Land & New Homes Index - exclusively revealed on whathouse.co.uk - takes a look at the regional picture and how...

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One-on-One Interview: Paul J Goldstein of EandO Ltd

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: EandO, London, Marc Da Silva, new homes, One-on-One interview, Paul Goldstein

Marc Da Silva speaks to Paul J Goldstein of EandO Ltd.

Name and business title:
Paul J Goldstein, Chairman, EandO Ltd.

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Plans approved for 147 new homes in West Yorkshire

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: Crosslee, Crosslee PLC, Hipperholme, new homes, Persimmon Homes, West Yorkshire

Persimmon Homes and Crosslee PLC have been given planning consent to develop 147 new homes on vacant land next to Crosslee in the Calderdale village of Hipperholme in West Yorkshire....

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Ben Bailey Homes unveils new-specification show house in Lincolnshire

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: Ben Bailey Homes, Caistor, Lincolnshire, new homes, Part Exchange, show home

To highlight its new enhanced specification for 2012, Ben Bailey Homes has unveiled a new show home at The Grange in Caistor,...

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Show apartment launch this weekend at Edinburgh’s Quartermile

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: Edinburgh, Gladedale Group, new homes, Scotland, show home

New homebuyers in Edinburgh can be among the first to see the brand new one- and two-bedroom show apartments at the city's prestigious...

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Redrow hosts busy weekend of events for house-hunters in the North West

Wednesday 8 August 2012
Tagged: Buckshaw Village, Chorley, Garston, Harpurhey, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, new homes, Redrow Homes

This weekend, 11th and 12th August 2012, is a very busy one for the staff of Redrow Homes (Lancashire) as some of the company's developments in the northwest of England host special events for homebuyers. So if you're hoping to...

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