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Make your home office work for you

Make your home office work for you

Having a designated study in your home can provide a space to separate your work from the hustle and bustle of family life, and gives you room to concentrate and focus on the tasks ahead. Tips on creating a good home study come from David Wilson Homes, who craft a number of properties that feature their own studies. The developer […]

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Own your own private fishing lake as well as stables, paddocks, barns and a four-bedroom detached house in Thurcroft

Own your own private fishing lake as well as stables, paddocks, barns and a four-bedroom detached house in Thurcroft

This versatile 16-acre plot of land on Laughton Common Road, Thurcroft comes with a spacious four-bedroom detached house with gardens and garage, paddocks, grazing land, barns with planning permission and even a well-stocked fishing lake. And what’s more, you can buy the whole plot for £1,000,000 or just one or more parts of it. The […]

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Would you like to live in the first house in Yorkshire?

Would you like to live in the first house in Yorkshire?

Possibly the most illustrious address in the region, No 1 Yorkshire is the first property you encounter as you cross the border on the old Great North Road from Nottinghamshire into Bawtry just south of Doncaster. Built in 1740, the Grade-II listed, three-storey townhouse oozes character and charm. No.1 Yorkshire is a fine, Grade II listed three-storey townhouse constructed of red brick in Flemish bond with a pantile […]

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Cinema room, swimming pool, sauna and home gym – this million pound house in Bessacarr will amaze and delight you

Cinema room, swimming pool, sauna and home gym – this million pound house in Bessacarr will amaze and delight you

Holly House is a beautiful detached family home located on one of the finest addresses Doncaster has to offer; set back from Bawtry Road behind the secure electric gates and mature trees. It may look modest from the outside but behind the front door is a family home of perfect proportions with superb attention to […]

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Eight easy ways to revive your lawn

Eight easy ways to revive your lawn

Homeowners whose gardens are still suffering the effects of the scorching summer can take action now to bring back the green before the colder seasons set in. Here are eight simple and effective methods developed by garden buffs,  for promoting lawn health for the final days of summer. Aeration When grass gets too thick, nutrients […]

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If you can’t keep your houseplants – here are five that will survive

If you can’t keep your houseplants – here are five that will survive

Green fingered Yorkshire people are by far the best, across the country, at nurturing houseplants,  a study has revealed. However, new research shows that, nationally, over 60 per cent of people who buy houseplants each year accidentally kill them – and have no idea how to care for them. The survey, conducted by Harveys Furniture, […]

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Modern landlords a far cry from the traditional image, study reveals

Modern landlords a far cry from the traditional image, study reveals

While the public’s image of a typical landlord might be a money-grabbing property professional, the reality is very different, a study has found. Office admin roles, alongside jobs in IT, teaching and accountancy are the four most common occupations for landlords, according to new research. Two thirds of landlords have what many would class as […]

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Essential home and garden maintenance tips for Autumn

Essential home and garden maintenance tips for Autumn

As temperatures begin to drop, it’s a good idea to start thinking about tasks that need to be done around the home and garden before winter hits. From checking drains to roofing repairs, make the following jobs top priorities, to ensure you aren’t hit with hefty bills, or other unwelcome surprises. Rex Nye from independent […]

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A chic and modern bungalow for under £150,000

A chic and modern bungalow for under £150,000

This recently modernised semi-detached bungalow is of the highest quality throughout, boasting impressive fixtures and fittings. A credit to its current owners. Comprising of a reception hallway, living room/ dining room, kitchen, two bedrooms and shower room. Driveway with ample parking for several vehicles. Lawned front garden with well stocked borders. Private rear patio and seating area. Modern […]

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Top tips when buying a ‘doer-upper’

Top tips when buying a ‘doer-upper’

Buying a doer-upper is the dream for many people – the opportunity to purchase a property with a lower sale price, then fashion it to taste, with the potential for resale profit. Although this can be a stressful process, it gives the opportunity to reap multiple benefits if you make the right choice. Research has […]

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