What are the best improvements you can do to add value to your new-build home? It might not be a priority when you first move in, but a few years down the line, you may want to harness the investment potential of the new home you bought. From changes to additions, from the inside of the property to the outside, we look at the home improvements which can add value to a new build.
Lots of new build home developments can be found close to rural settings. And with this, comes the opportunity to enjoy fresh air and countryside, all on your doorstep. With a focus on the north of the country, we look at some of the new homes currently available near countryside walks. Take a look…
With 2022 coming to a close, we look ahead to the New Year and some of the exciting new build home developments you can find in 2023. We’ve gone across the country to bring you a flavour of what’s available if you hope to buy a new build in the new year. Take a look…
May is here, the month of Bank Holidays. And with fairer weather and longer days, many of us
make trips to the seaside. But those days out can be fraught with queues of traffic on one
main road heading in and out of small coastal towns. Imagine living closer to, or by the sea!
We take a look at new homes on the coast; from their appeal to their benefits and where new
coastal homes are being built.
It’s time to get ready for New Homes Week. This year, the consumer awareness campaign from
The Home Builders Federation (HBF) takes place from 27 February to 3 March. The campaign
has been named ‘Make your move’ and will focus on the many benefits of new build homes.
We find out more…
What do you do if you are due to move into your new-build home before Christmas? With so much to prepare with Christmas itself – how will you be able to organise a smooth move and get all the necessaries completed? We share some tips on moving over the festive period and what to prioritise when it comes to moving into your new-build before Christmas.
If you visit our website, you will see one of our featured housebuilders right now is Kingswood Homes. If you don’t know much about Kingswood, find out more about them, see some of their new build homes, and discover what they have to offer new home buyers.
You may have heard in the news recently, that one of the country’s biggest housebuilders is
ditching gas in some of its new homes. Yes, Redrow confirmed it will be switching to heat
pumps as standard for heating all of its detached properties. This is a significant step and
sends a big message to others in the industry as the government looks to roll out ‘The Future
Homes Standard’ and making new-build properties gas free by 2025.
Did you know there is help out there for first-time buyers with the government’s First Homes Scheme?
It launched back in June 2021, and provides local homes for first-time buyers at discounted prices. We look at how the scheme works, who is eligible for it and how you can go about finding and applying for First Homes
To ensure the fastest broadband speeds for new homes, the government recently announced an amendment to the Building Regulations 2010. The change means new homes in England must now be built with gigabit broadband connections.
We look more closely at broadband for new homes, from why it’s important, to who benefits. Read more here…