Tree decoration ideas from around the world

There are many different ways to decorate a Christmas tree, and these traditions from other countries may add a bit of spice to Yorkshire homes this year. Most families love the tradition of hanging small, wrapped chocolates from the branches of indoor Christmas trees, with the baubles, lights and tinsel.. But there are interesting foreign […]

Top trends for your home in 2019

New looks, textures and colours for furnishing your home are on their way in, and here are some tips from an expert in the field… To help you get your interiors ready for a 2019 refresh, Rebecca Snowden, Interior Style Advisor at Furniture Choice offers her key predictions for the upcoming year and explains how […]

Mistakes not to make when selling a house

Anyone selling a property wants to see their home move quickly. But sellers’ own actions often prevent this from happening, claim property experts. NAEA Propertymark reveals the most common mistakes made by sellers, that can affect their sale… Overpricing The first thing your buyer sees is the price. An overpriced property could deter anyone from […]

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 […]

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 […]

New city centre student accommodation 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 […]