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Decision deferred on new homes for North Wales

Saturday 7 April 2012
Tagged: Conwy, new homes, Wales, Welsh government

Campaigners opposed to plans for 6,800 extra new homes in Conwy must wait until after local elections on 3rd May to learn which sites have been chosen. A number of sites...

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Taylor Wimpey Central London launches new homes in West Hampstead

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: London, new homes, Taylor Wimpey Central London, West Hampstead

The recently created Central London division of Taylor Wimpey has reached a landmark moment with the topping out of its first development, The Mill Apartments, a collection of...

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Crest Nicholson release new homes at Hunts Grove in Gloucestershire

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: Crest Nicholson, Gloucestershire, Hunts Grove, Whitstone Hundred

Housebuilder Cest Nicholson has released a new supply of three- and four-bedroom houses for sale at Whitstone Hundred, the latest phase of its development at Hunts Grove in...

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New-build bungalows in Cleethorpes are a perfect downsizing option from Linden Homes

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: Cleethorpes, downsizing, Lincolnshire, Linden Homes, new homes

The humble bungalow has started to make a bit of a comeback at some new homes developments around the UK. This house type is particularly popular with some older buyers, and for homeowners downsizing from a larger family home, the bungalow provides the comfort of single-storey living with a more...

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Part exchange with Hillreed Homes could be the key to securing a stylish new home

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: East Sussex, Hampshire, Hillreed Homes, Kent, new homes, Part Exchange, Surrey, West Sussex

Hillreed Homes, one of the South East's most respected housebuilders, is offering house-hunters struggling to sell their existing home a welcome lifeline in the form of its part exchange...

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Business Centre could make way for age-exclusive new homes in Cornwall

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: Cornwall, Kernow Park Homes, new homes, Retirement homes

Kernow Park Homes has submitted a planning application to Cornwall Council to develop a collection of retirement homes in St Columb, Cornwall.

If plans are approved, the company, which runs Sun...

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The Scottish Borders makes a great new homes destination

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: Barratt Homes, Chirnside, Cruden Homes, Denholm, Galashiels, new homes, Peebles, Persimmon, Scotland, Scottish Borders, Taylor Wimpey

The Scottish Borders is a very special place to settle down in. As well as the magnificent scenery, spectacular views and rich heritage, the sense of community in the area is hard to beat. Charming villages sit next to busy towns, creating a rural yet convenient lifestyle within easy reach of...

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A great start reported for Barratt’s Acacia Park in Basildon

Thursday 5 April 2012
Tagged: Barratt Homes, Basildon, Essex, First-time buyers, FirstBuy, new homes, Part Exchange

The first phase of the regeneration of Basildon town centre is attracting plenty of buyers, according to developer Barratt Homes. The...

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Mortgage blog: Four reasons to put down a bigger deposit

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: mortgages

How much deposit should you put down when buying a property? It's a question that thousands of borrowers ask their mortgage brokers or lenders every year. But what's the right answer? Well, the simple answer is that it depends on your own circumstances. In this day and age it can be hard to save...

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Decorating your new home – Feature stairs

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: Balcony Systems, Elizabeth Bishop Interior Design, interior design, new homes, Russdales, Spiral Stairs Direct, stairs

Stairs are not only functional, they offer great opportunities for you to showcase your new home to all who visit by providing a lasting first impression as soon as your front door is opened. Stairs should serve as a main feature in your home and there are plenty of ways to do this.

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Taylor Wimpey to open new show homes in Aylesbury this weekend

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, First-time buyers, FirstBuy, new homes, Part Exchange, show home, Taylor Wimpey

Buckinghamshire house-hunters will be able to visit two stylish new show homes at Taylor Wimpey's Mayberry Place...

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Mactaggart & Mickel plans new homes in Scotland’s central belt

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: affordable homes, Dollar, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Mactaggart & Mickel Homes, new homes, Scotland

Mactaggart & Mickel Group is set to have a busy 2012, with plans for four projects underway that between them will offer around 250 new homes in Scotland, including nearly 50...

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Work starts on new Abbeyfields development in Bourne

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: Abbeyfields, affordable homes, Bourne, Larkfleet Homes, new homes

Housebuilder Larkfleet Homes has officially started work on its new residential property development, Abbeyfields, located in the heart of...

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The most affordable homes in the UK unveiled

Wednesday 4 April 2012
Tagged: affordable homes, new homes, Northern Ireland, Salford, Truro

Homebuyers often want to secure a good value for money deal when looking to find a property to buy, but where in the UK can purchasers find the most...

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UK home prices rise for first time since 2010

Tuesday 3 April 2012
Tagged: Hometrack, new homes, property investor news, Richard Donnell

Residential property prices in the UK increased in March for the first time in 21 months, partly because first-time buyers rushed to beat the end of the stamp duty holiday, according to Hometrack.

Data published by the property analytics firm show that the average price of a home in the...

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