We are pleased to announce that we are back fully operating from our new offices at 36 The Broadway, Potters Bar. We are also are proud to announce the return of Aucklands original founder Mr Paul Twitchett FNAEA. Established over 36 years ago in Cranbourne Parade, Paul and Auckland Estates have been a household name […]
UK house prices were up sharply at the beginning of this year due to a lack of properties on the market, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index. The average price of a house rose to £236,800 in the three months to February, up 2.8 per cent compared to the same period one year prior. This […]
The town came 15th in the countdown of 116 commuter belt towns, thanks to its speedy rail link to the capital and relatively affordable season ticket. Rankings on the Totally Money list were based on a combination of factors, including average house price, time taken to commute into London by train, season ticket cost and […]
First-time buyers and homeowners remortgaging their properties have been given some good news at the start of the year as a number of lenders have cut their rates in an increasingly competitive market. Last week HSBC dropped rates on 31 different mortgages while the market-leading product for a 10-year fixed-rate loan also went down. The […]
UK house prices unexpectedly rose at the fastest monthly rate in almost two years in December, according to Halifax, despite warnings over the potential impact of Brexit for the year ahead. Halifax, one of Britain’s biggest mortgage lenders, said the average cost of a home rose by 2.2% compared with November. This outstripped all forecasts […]
One of the country’s biggest buy-to-let lenders has changed its rules to allow landlords to borrow substantially more if they’re willing to sign up to a fixed-rate deal for 10 years. The Mortgage Works, part of Nationwide, has lowered the “stress rate” for customers taking out a decade-long, fixed-rate mortgage from 4.99pc to 4pc. It […]
If you have a purpose-built games room, fine. But in a reception room it tells the woman buyer that she can look forward to long nights
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House prices strengthened in March to post their biggest monthly gain since August, according to surprise figures from the UK’s biggest mortgage lender.
Good schools and period features are often considered to be the sought-after characteristics that can draw in buyers.
I have saved hard for a deposit to buy my first property but with property prices so high, my budget is still fairly limited.
An attractive conservatory can add thousands of pounds to the asking price of a property for sale.
But sometimes a conservatory can end up being little more than a storage
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If you’re the proud owner of a detached home, a garage or a bungalow, you could be the best placed to sell, new research suggests.
Architect Patrik Schumacher has been derided in the media for suggesting millennials don’t need living rooms, but I think he’s bang on the money.