Friday, 15 December 2017

Family home has 'festive' feel the whole year round

Family home has 'festive' feel the whole year round

THIS week’s “star of wonder” property in the village of Hurley is called Field House for good reason. Surrounded on three sides by ...

 

Ulrika's former forever home in Stoke Row is up for grabs

Ulrika's former forever home in Stoke Row is up for grabs

THE four/five bedroom Pond House in Stoke Row, named for its mini-woodland pond, was once the home of TV personality Ulrika Jonsson. ...

 

Letting agents offer so much more than 'DIY'

Letting agents offer so much more than 'DIY'

DIY property portals are nothing new for either sales or rentals — estimated to have just five per cent of the market. The latest ...

 

Crossrail price boom stalls but benefits are still to come

Crossrail price boom stalls but benefits are still to come

HOUSE prices within a mile radius of any of the 40 Crossrail stations have shot up 66 per cent since 2009 (when the Crossrail project ...

 

Riverfront rentals to float your boat

Riverfront rentals to float your boat

TWO weeks back we had the beautiful Davis Tate rental Howgate Boathouse in Goring as our star property (Homes Weekly, November 17). So ...

 

Design award-winner offers loft-style city living in a barn

Design award-winner offers loft-style city living in a barn

THIS week’s star property is a semi-rural five-bedroom barn conversion in the chocolate box village of Waltham St Lawrence — and it’s ...

 

Colour me Christmassy

DON’T forget to enter some of the Henley estate agencies’ Christmas competitions. At Davis Tate, it’s their annual Christmas cracker ...

 

Lenders hail budget's stamp duty 'abolition'

Lenders hail budget's stamp duty 'abolition'

CHANCELLOR Philip Hammond’s decision to abolish stamp duty for first-time buyers up to a value of £300,000 has this week been welcomed ...

 

Extended family home has the loft still to be converted

Extended family home has the loft still to be converted

THIS week’s star property is a Henley staple — a contemporary family home offering flexible well-proportioned accommodation in one of ...

 

Rate rise need not stop house prices increasing

Rate rise need not stop house prices increasing

THE recent decision by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee to raise interest rates by 0.25 per cent to 0.5 per cent came ...

 

Surveyor's not fazed by lofty subject for debate

Surveyor's not fazed by lofty subject for debate

IT’S a question not many people automatically know the answer to — do I need planning permission to convert my loft into living space? ...

 

Interest rate rise is a talking point for agents

Interest rate rise is a talking point for agents

THE recent decision by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to introduce an interest rate rise of 0.25% a per cent to ...

 

Win your housing costs for a year in prize draw

ONE lucky person could win their mortgage or rental payments for a year — up to a value of £20,000 — if they enter a prize draw via ...

 

Need somewhere to 'park' your boat? Look no further

Need somewhere to 'park' your boat? Look no further

NESTLING on a leafy bank at a particularly beautiful point of the River Thames, this extremely attractive high-spec boathouse comes ...

 

Milton Keynes is 'new build' capital of the UK

Milton Keynes is 'new build' capital of the UK

AMID the clamour for chancellor Philip Hammond to encourage more housebuilding in Wednesday’s autumn budget, Milton Keynes has been ...

 

A new build that's worth being in the know about

A new build that's worth being in the know about

BRAND new purpose-built properties — new builds — are appealing to home buyers for a number of reasons. Perhaps you have a growing ...

 

Now you can value your property by the metre

Now you can value your property by the metre

ANYONE fascinated by property may want to pay a visit to a new website from the Office for National Statistics, writes Lucy Boon. The ...

 

Design expert's home was graced by titans of ballet

Design expert's home was graced by titans of ballet

THIS week’s prime property is a £1.65million masterpiece that’s been a labour of love for its owners — as well as having a rich ...

 

Want to live near a top school? You can

Want to live near a top school? You can

PARENTS don’t always have to pay a premium to live near a top school according to Lloyds Bank, writes Lucy Boon. The bank found that ...

 

Property auctions: can you get a mortgage?

Property auctions: can you get a mortgage?

This week we are talking property with Romans’ auctions director SIMON CLAYTON (pictured above) who is regularly asked when you can ...

 

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Boarding House Matron Monday to Thursday 5:30pm - 9:30pm, term time only. We are seeking to recruit an evening Matron ...