Manchester city centre has changed beyond recognition over the last decade. The city has seen an explosion in the number of high rise developments being built, the most well-known being Beetham Tower.
How can we make better use of the homes we already have? Buying a home to do up and sell on, is of course, driven by the underlying desire to make a profit, but there are also big benefits for the wider housing market.
The childhood home of Beatles Ringo Starr, is to go up for auction! Number 10 Admiral Grove in Toxteth, where the band member lived until he was 21, is to go up for auction after the local housing association gave the okay for the sale to go ahead.
Our favourite master bakers are back tonight, Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood will be setting 12 hopeful participants an array of challenges that are sure to cause a host of drama and some epic bake off fails.
Most of us have one, and most of us are not sure what to do with it! A spare room, the smaller space in the house that is often used for ‘extra storage’. Having an extra room in the house is a really good way to boost the value of your home. Why waste space by dumping lots of clutter in it?
Inspired by the new Channel 4 programme ‘Love it or List it’, we’ve decided to take a look at how buying a property that’s in need of renovation can be the ideal opportunity to create your dream home.
Anybody who has been paying attention to these blogs will recall that Marcus Tullius Cicero, the great Roman orator, is reputed to have written ’If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need’. This is the, admittedly-flimsy, premise on which we have managed to link our previous gardens blog to this one, and, yes, it’s about homes with libraries.