Spiders webs and cotton snow….tree decorations from around the world

There are many different ways to decorate a Christmas tree, and these traditions from other countries may add a bit of spice to Yorkshire homes this year. Most families love the tradition of hanging small, wrapped chocolates from the branches of indoor Christmas trees, with the baubles, lights and tinsel.. But there are interesting foreign […]

Lovely detached four-bedroom Horsforth house on Southway development

Set within a tranquil cul de sac on the prime and highly desirable ‘Southway’ development in Horsforth, this extensive, superbly appointed four-bedroom traditional detached residence is a lovely family home. It has been extended and in addition, has approved planning consent for both a garage conversion and further extension giving extra living and bedroom space. Oak […]

This half-price house in Garforth with lovely views is a real bargain

This two-bedroom through terrace on Wakefield Road Garforth, with lovely views over fields to the front, has been taken back to brick and now offers any developer a blank canvas to work with. A neighbouring property of similar size (but in better condition) is currently on the market with an asking price of £139,995. There are a […]

Yorkshire buildings sought for new TV show

Do you have a building that could be transformed in to a unique home, as part of a new television series? In his brand new Channel 4 show,  ‘Project Home’, George Clarke will help maverick buyers turn buildings not previously intended for domestic use, into extraordinary homes. Hidden in plain sight, or squirrelled away down side streets, new opportunities are arising in our cities and […]

Record number of tenants receive rent reductions

More tenants than have been seen in almost four years have had their rents reduced, a report has shown. The number of tenants negotiating rent reductions jumped from two per cent in September to 3.7 per cent in October, which is the highest figure since records began in January 2015. The figures were revealed in […]

Builders’ elves get to work on festive mission

Staff from a building company got to work as Christmas ‘elves’  weaving a bit of magic for children, for a day. The workers from Barratt Developments Yorkshire West spread some early festive cheer by donating a day of their time to help local children’s charity Candlelighters with important preparations. This was as part of the […]