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THE PROPERTY crash of 2007 had a devastating impact on the UK market, but what would the recovery time be if one happened again in the current…
07.24 / 18:25
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The latest figures compiled by online estate agents HouseSimple.com show further evidence that the property market in the capital is slowing as more than a third of properties currently for sale in London have been reduced in price since they were first…
We take a look at the finest country houses, castles and estates for sale in Scotland.We take a look at the finest country houses, castles and estates for sale in…
07.24 / 14:26
countrylife.co.uk
Recent government figures have found empty property numbers are at their highest level in 20 years, with 1.4 million 'spare' homes lying vacant; having been left empty for at least six…
New research from Connells Survey & Valuation has found that one out of every three property valuations came from owner occupiers or landlords remortgaging in…
The latest House Price Sentiment Index (HPSI) from Knight Frank and IHS Markit has revealed that, across the UK, households perceived that the value of their home rose over the last…
A new study has revealed that, thanks to social media, more Brits than ever are splashing cash on their homes to keep up with the…
The SME construction sector grew in the second quarter of 2017, albeit at a slower rate than the first three months of the year, according to the Federation of Master…
'Botticelli’s Primavera has a special place in our family, because it bears my father’s DNA''Botticelli’s Primavera has a special place in our family, because it bears my father’s DNA'…
07.24 / 09:35
countrylife.co.uk
AN INTEREST only mortgage could be a ticking time bomb for families on the rates in the UK, it's been announced. The Council of Mortgage Lenders claims 1.9 million home owners are on interest only deals – and they could be in t…
07.24 / 09:34
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MORTGAGE brokers: If you are buying a property or remortgaging, there is a decision to be made on whether or not to apply direct or use a mortgage…
07.23 / 16:32
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Our weekly round-up includes an award-winning Lake District hideaway, a wonderful house in Guernsey and a room with a truly exquisite view.Our weekly round-up includes an award-winning Lake District hideaway, a wonderful house in Guernsey and a room with a truly exquisite…
07.23 / 15:11
countrylife.co.uk
OUR WRITER reports on a generation with divided views on retirement living but who are united in one key desire: for a better life than their…
07.23 / 13:25
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Tim Longville discovers how successive owners and artists have made their mark on the grounds of an ancient streamside property. Photographs by Val Corbett.The Stone Garden’s tapestry-like planting of contrasting foliage almost hides the circular pond with a sculpture by Antonia YoungTim Longville discovers how successive owners and artists have made their mark on the grounds of an ancient streamside p…
07.23 / 12:08
countrylife.co.uk
Drivers in the USA love the Jeep, but in the UK it's struggled to gain a foothold against the likes of Land Rover. Toby Keel tried out the latest incarnation of the Jeep Cherokee to see if it measures up.Drivers in the USA love the Jeep, but in the UK it's struggled to gain a foothold against the likes of Land Rover. Toby Keel tried out the latest incarnation of the Jeep Cherokee to see if it measures…
07.23 / 10:50
countrylife.co.uk
Buying a listed property in need of restoration is not for the faint of heart, but follow these few simple steps to avoid becoming a nervous wreck(ing ball), says Arabella Youens.Buying a listed property in need of restoration is not for the faint of heart, but follow these few simple steps to avoid becoming a nervous wreck(ing ball), says Arabella…
07.23 / 06:54
countrylife.co.uk
BUYING a property is not easy, with no guarantee a seller will choose you over another potential buyer - but now one expert has revealed what to do to ensure your offer is chosen over any other when trying to buy a…
07.23 / 04:18
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Those in the know have peeled off the main routes to the South-West and made this county of contrasts their home; others pinch themselves because they were born there. Arabella Youens finds out why, with photographs by Millie Pilkington.Those in the know have peeled off the main routes to the South-West and made this county of contrasts their home; Arabella Youens finds out…
07.22 / 15:19
countrylife.co.uk
Langton House and estate near Tunbridge Wells has some extraordinary features: it takes in a beautiful house, a bluebell wood and even the village green. Langton House and estate near Tunbridge Wells has some extraordinary features: it takes in a beautiful house, a bluebell wood and even the village…
07.22 / 12:44
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