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New homes in sought after pocket of Yorkshire

New homes in sought after pocket of Yorkshire

New homes in a picturesque Yorkshire village blend modern convenience with rural charm. Holme View, a development by Miller Homes, will bring 39 three, four and five bedroom homes to the village of Scholes, in Summer Wine country.. “We are delighted to have now opened our doors on this development after launching our online reservations […]

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Are modular homes the answer to the housing crisis?

Are modular homes the answer to the housing crisis?

Despite the government’s plans to build 300,000 homes each year by 2025, research shows that the current sector can only deliver 183,000, and just 22 per cent of new-builds will be affordable housing. Combined with increasing rent prices, that have risen 60 per cent faster than wages in recent years, as revealed by the charity Shelter,  […]

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Scheme set to help housebuyers in 2019

Scheme set to help housebuyers in 2019

The Help to Buy initiative, designed to help buyers get on to or move up the property ladder, is still proving a success as we move in to 2019, say housebuilders. Offered across Yorkshire by Miller Homes, the housebuilder said that the scheme has helped around 600 buyers in the region since its inception. “Help […]

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Good news for first time buyers in 2019, as Brexit predicted to keep property market slow

Good news for first time buyers in 2019, as Brexit predicted to keep property market slow

There is a ‘window of opportunity’ for first time buyers in the New Year, as a direct result of the slow down of the property market, claims a property expert. Mark Hayward, chief executive of NAEA Propertymark, said: ” “As we look ahead to 2019, there’s a fog of uncertainty. Brexit is undoubtedly fuelling a sense of […]

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Brexit impact on Yorkshire’s property market

Brexit impact on Yorkshire’s property market

Uncertainty caused by Brexit is causing buyers and sellers across Yorkshire to sit tight in increasing numbers, according to the November 2018 RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) UK Residential Market Survey. Results from the monthly survey show a weaker trend in sales than previous months, with agents reporting a fall in demand and supply […]

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Join housebuilder in Mission Christmas campaign

Join housebuilder in Mission Christmas campaign

A housebuilder in the Yorkshire region has joined forces with Hallam FM in support of its annual ‘Mission Christmas’ campaign. Miller Homes, which has its regional head office in Wakefield and has ten developments across the region, will be collecting toys and gifts for children who may not otherwise receive a festive gift and is encouraging […]

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Yorkshire buildings sought for new TV show

Yorkshire buildings sought for new TV show

Do you have a building that could be transformed in to a unique home, as part of a new television series? In his brand new Channel 4 show,  ‘Project Home’, George Clarke will help maverick buyers turn buildings not previously intended for domestic use, into extraordinary homes. Hidden in plain sight, or squirrelled away down side streets, new opportunities are arising in our cities and […]

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Record number of tenants receive rent reductions

Record number of tenants receive rent reductions

More tenants than have been seen in almost four years have had their rents reduced, a report has shown. The number of tenants negotiating rent reductions jumped from two per cent in September to 3.7 per cent in October, which is the highest figure since records began in January 2015. The figures were revealed in […]

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New student accommodation facility with cinema and gym opens

New student accommodation facility with cinema and gym opens

A seven-storey £24 million private build student accommodation facility in Sheffield’s city centre is now complete. The building, to be run by Host, that manages 42 sites across Europe and the UK, opened on November 29 with a ribbon cutting ceremony New-build ‘The Elements’ will provide 735 bedrooms and private outdoor courtyard on Sheffield’s Bramall […]

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New tool to help ensure fair prices for Yorkshire’s buyers and renters

New tool to help ensure fair prices for Yorkshire’s buyers and renters

Size matters when it comes to paying a fair price for property. A newly launched guide will help ensure homes in Yorkshire and Humber are measured properly, for sales or lettings purposes, and that new buyers and renters are not paying more than they should for a property based on inaccurate floorplans. In response to […]

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