There has been a great sea change in the housing market in my neck of the woods this last few months. Amazing. We are centrally placed, near good roads and now a super duper housing, hotel and liesure complex has been built on our doorstep. Years ago when this last item was mooted in the press by our very pro […]» Read more
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I see from the front of my property all the way down the road in two directions, having a nicely positioned corner plot. This has been a source of general interest for the first several years of ownership – but since the rise in interest in the housing market around here, I have had more than a passing interest in […]» Read more
At the moment there are a few things getting in the way of happy streamlined house exchanges. Until about five years ago, there was hardly any house buying. Full stop. There had been the dreadful recession, double dip then treble dip – whatever these phrases mean in reality. In the leanest times it was easy for families to skip a […]» Read more
There are many new building developments cropping up around here. I am absolutely astounded just how many, and where they all are. Down the side of every by pass, along each dual carriageway. Where there were fresh fields, we have crops of family housing. Apparently the country needs them. I can’t get my head around who are all these people […]» Read more
Things have certainly started to take off as far as property building and renovations are concerned if the immediate area near me is anything to go by. There is one major trunk road very close by – for years, once you get past the town area itself, this has led to fields either side. The houses that are popping up […]» Read more
Home sales are definitely on the increase around this area. The number of houses available is huge as there are brand new developments coming on stream all the time. This doesn’t seem to affect the existing stock. In fact I believe there is stilll a shortage of houses for sale at every level. I fnd this amazing and wonder where […]» Read more
Keeping an eye on the property market has always been an interest for a nosy person like me. It’s always a draw when you see a for sale sign erected outside a nearby house, even more interesting if there ar hoards of families trouping round to view. In fact, with houses in this area only just starting to come on […]» Read more
This family has recently been involved in clearing and preparing an Aunt’s bungalow for rental, following her entry into a residential home. After the initial anxiety, Aunty obviously felt suspicious of the collective family motives in removing her to this luxurious place of safety, things settled down and once the logic of the situation began to filter in to the […]» Read more
Houses are moving on the sales and letting markets like the proverbial hot cakes. In stark contrast to the downturn in fortunes of the late 1990s, people are now beginning to show great confidence in their ability to get deposits and mortgages sorted for their ideal purchase. Houses are showing sold signs but there never seems to be the time […]» Read more
There is certainly movement in the housing market these days. Gone is the uncertainty over who is going to be buying the hundreds of new homes that seem to be springing up all over the place. Every bypass and major road scheme seems to have a new ribbon of housing devleopment along the section abutting the town. Gone are the […]» Read more