Safety checks that could saves lives this Christmas

Home owners should ensure their gas appliances have been checked before the Christmas festivities get underway, according to a gas safety technology specialist. Gas Tag says booking a Gas Safe registered engineer to visit during the next two weeks will help to reduce the number of incidents during the holiday period. Christmas is the most […]

New home owners happier in houses built by small building companies

Consumers are twice as likely to be ‘very satisfied’ with the quality of their new home if it was built by a small and medium-sized house builder, according to new research by the Federation of Master Builders. Key results from the FMB’s research into satisfaction rates among people who have bought a home in the […]

Yorkshire city postcodes among those with best returns to landlords

New research has revealed the postcodes that deliver the greatest yields for buy-to-let investors, with Sheffield featuring in the top five cities. The study by TotallyMoney found Liverpool postcodes led the way for best returns to landlords. However, it is far from the only location in which a large and healthy return can be made […]

An absolute gem of a property boasting stylish and spacious accommodation

A superb Grade II Listed Georgian residence situated close to the heart of central Chapel Allerton, oozing charm and period character. This five bedroom semi-detached villa originally dates back to 1806, with the addition of a rear extension in the Victorian era, and it has since been sympathetically refurbished over the more recent years yet […]

Tips for first time buyers in Yorkshire: saving for a deposit and avoiding common mistakes

In November’s budget statement, the government scrapped stamp duty for first time buyers on properties costing less than £300,000. With the average first time buyer paying around £1.5k in stamp duty, this could make home ownership more affordable for thousands of people. But there’s still a hefty amount to pay when you buy a home, […]

Stunning and contemporary six bedroom detached

Finished to an exacting standard is this six bedroom detached house, presenting stunning contemporary accommodation designed with family living in mind. With an enviable feeling of space, this opulent home is approached by a welcoming reception hall that has a guest cloakroom/WC. The family orientated layout has a sitting room that flows through into a […]