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Today’s Property Dilemmas

There is a debate raging at present about the prospects that youngsters have of getting on the property ladder. Those who have spent their working lives raising a family and paying their mortgages on time have often built up a significant asset over the years. The younger generation will find it hard to do that simply because of the deposit that they are likely to need to buy their first home and the price they may have to pay. Some people approaching retirement face a different dilemma. Should they cash…

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Impressive Front Doors Can Make the Difference

The property market’s rise has implications for everyone. One is that after a few years of stagnation, homeowners may once again be able to think about moving and getting a price that they thought was achievable before the recession hit. It may need some investment to attract buyers. First impressions are important and that means potential buyers liking what they see even before they walk down the drive. A quality front door is part of that first impression. If your front door has seen better days, you should think about…

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4 Need-to-Know Strategies for Effective Bathroom Renovation

Is it the right time to remodel your bathroom? Yes – anytime is a good time to redecorate and renovate your smallest room, whether you are looking to sell the house or stay in it for years to come. If you haven’t paid much attention to your bathroom lately, start your renovation project now. Why suffer with peeling wallpaper, an awkward layout, a shower that doesn’t give more than a few drops of water, and a dark colour scheme? Here are four things to consider when you begin your bathroom…

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The Value of Residential Space

Families need space. It has become a bigger issue than location in many cases. The result has been an increasing trend for buyers to look for plenty of room and householders to think whether there is more that they can do to increase the living area in the home they currently occupy. It is certainly a cheaper exercise than paying stamp duty and fees to move to a bigger property. It is also something that avoids their having to undergo intense scrutiny from financial institutions which have made the lending…

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