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Brexit impacts on Yorkshire’s property market

Brexit impacts on Yorkshire’s property market

Uncertainty caused by Brexit is causing buyers and sellers across Yorkshire to sit tight in increasing numbers, according to the November 2018 RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) UK Residential Market Survey. Results from the monthly survey show a weaker trend in sales than previous months, with agents reporting a fall in demand and supply […]

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Housebuilder’s appeal for help in Mission Christmas campaign

Housebuilder’s appeal for help in Mission Christmas campaign

A housebuilder in the Yorkshire region has joined forces with Hallam FM in support of its annual ‘Mission Christmas’ campaign. Miller Homes, which has its regional head office in Wakefield and has ten developments across the region, will be collecting toys and gifts for children who may not otherwise receive a festive gift and is encouraging […]

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Yorkshire buildings sought for new TV show

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 […]

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Record number of tenants receive rent reductions

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 […]

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Builders’ elves get to work on festive mission

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 […]

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New tool to help ensure fair prices for Yorkshire’s buyers and renters

New tool to help ensure fair prices for Yorkshire’s buyers and renters

Size matters when it comes to paying a fair price for property. A newly launched guide will help ensure homes in Yorkshire and Humber are measured properly, for sales or lettings purposes, and that new buyers and renters are not paying more than they should for a property based on inaccurate floorplans. In response to […]

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Check out this four bedroom Halifax property with contemporary upgrades

Check out this four bedroom Halifax property with contemporary upgrades

This four bedroom property is set in a lovely cul-de-sac and benefits from a stylish kitchen, contemporary bathroom and gardens to the front and rear. The semi-detached home in Halifax has been upgraded by the current owner and is set over three floors. On the ground floor features a spacious living kitchen with integrated appliances including […]

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Neil’s new Yorkshire post takes him to Malawi

Neil’s new Yorkshire post takes him to Malawi

Land director Neil Reaney is swapping the Yorkshire landscape for the plains of Africa next year as he embarks on a housebuilding project in Malawi. Neil, 49, son of former Leeds United and England footballer Paul Reaney, from Harrogate, became a land director with Miller Homes Yorkshire earlier this year. He was delighted to find […]

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More people plan to buy, rather than rent, their next home

More people plan to buy, rather than rent, their next home

The proportion of adults who say they want to move from renting to buying their next home, has doubled during the course of 2018, from 24 per cent to 58 per cent, according to new data. And Yorkshire people are ready to dig deeper by an average £13,000 plus, to finance their next home, than they were […]

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House prices set to go up across Yorkshire in New Year

House prices set to go up across Yorkshire in New Year

House prices are predicted to go up across Yorkshire in the New Year. A fall in interest from new buyers in Yorkshire and Humber led to a downward trend in the region’s house prices last month, according to the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ UK Residential Market Survey. But prices are likely to rise […]

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