Quirky Property Developer Banishes Bland Interiors And Embraces Upcycling

August 4, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Many property redevelopments revolve around cheap materials and white walls with a focus on a quick resale and high returns.  Kingston based designer and property developer, Lili Giacobino, has spent the last five years putting her soul into upcycling old pieces to create something unique. “Derelict and abandoned places attract my curiosity. I like to…

Top 5 Reasons To Invest In US Real Estate

July 25, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Individuals who seek financial freedom know that wise investment decision can bring them closer toward their goals. Political turmoil and economic conditions, however, often serve as a roadblock. Take the Brexit, for example, which has weakened the British Pound over the past year. UK investors are eager to park their money in safe investment vehicles….

Financing a Commercial Property Purchase with a Secured Loan

May 23, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

The majority of us would automatically assume that running a successful business would prove to be of enormous benefit when trying to raise capital, particularly when applying for a commercial property mortgage at a local banking branch or building society.   However, since the financial crisis of 2007-2008, and the economical uncertainty that the Brexit…

How to ensure your new home is safe from the elements

May 22, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

If you are a home owner you will probably already know how important it is to ensure that your home is as safe and secure from the elements already. If you are just starting out in embarking on your adventure when it comes to ensuring that your home is safe from the effects of the…

Do You Need To Use A Letting Agent As A Landlord?

May 4, 2017 | by | 0 Comments

Being a landlord is rarely easy. From owning one property through to owning a huge portfolio puts pressure on landlords, as not only do they need to make sure the properties are occupied, but that they stay occupied, that the properties are safe and that all off the legal requirements are conformed to at all…

Property app that cuts out paperwork for landlords and tenants is backed by investors

July 29, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Goodlord allows letting agents, landlords and tenants submit their documents, payments and deposits digitally through the mobile app.

Safe as houses? Market muddles muddy the water

July 28, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

But the news, announced this week by Rightmove that the British housing market has experienced an unexpected shift with house prices falling in London and rising in the South East.

Hot housing market will fail first time buyers

July 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

An expected rise in interest rates is likely to prevent a further increase in the housing market, as house price inflation and rising rates will make housing so unaffordable to first time buyers that it’s predicted that half of all under 40’s will be tenants within the next ten years.

Traditional home tiling in decline as buyers switch to wall cladding panels

July 6, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Improving these parts of the home has often meant stressful weekends spent chipping off old tiles, mixing tile grout and making a mess – only to finish with wonky tiles.

General election results indicate strong future for UK housing market, experts believe

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

David Cameron and his party secured another five years in Government after a securing 331 seats and a working majority in the House of Commons.

Development of 450 homes set to ease London housing crisis

April 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

The £71 million project being undertaken by development firm UVEE was set up specifically to ease the burden on property in London.

Manchester and Liverpool house prices FALL in LendInvest Buy-To-Let Index

April 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

The market-leading data showed the decline in the first quarter of 2015 from the same period in 2014.

Homeowner shows there is cash in the attic by selling his loft space for £130,000

February 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

The space was in a two-storey detached property in exclusive Kensington, London, that had previously been converted into flats. It has remained empty and while planning permission to convert it into a one-bedroom flat was awarded in 2009, this has now lapsed.

Rundown property near the Queen to be transformed by billionaire brothers into one of UK’s finest homes – worth £70 MILLION

February 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

A badly rundown mansion near the Queen is set to be transformed into one of London’s finest four-bedroom homes – and boast a £70 MILLION price-tag. During its Victorian heyday, 95 Piccadilly was one of the capital’s most impressive private homes. The Grade II listed property, overlooking Green Park, later became a private members club…

Quick and easy DIY tips to fix up your home

February 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

A few small changes can make a big difference, so here are several quick and easy tips to get you started.

Luxury block of flats advertised as being ‘in one of the most cosmopolitan areas of London’ is in LUTON – 30 miles away.

February 19, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

The glowing description describes the half million pound properties as ‘located close to one of the world’s leading financial districts’. It adds ‘Many of the City’s famous landmarks, extensive transport routes, social and cultural attractions are right on your doorstep.’ But in reality the flats will overlook a busy dual carriageway and stand next to a casino, local pub and Luton Crown Court.

A beginners guide to underfloor heating

February 18, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

. There are two main types of underfloor heating system. The first is electric, the other is water fed and they can both be fitted in any home.