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Brexit impacts Yorkshire’s housing market

Brexit impacts Yorkshire’s housing 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 helping Mission Christmas campaign

Join housebuilder in helping 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 city centre student accommodation with cinema and gym opens

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 […]

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

New tool will 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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Neil’s new Yorkshire post takes him to Malawi

Neil’s new Yorkshire post takes him to Malawi

Land director Neil Reaney is swapping the Yorkshire landscape for the plains of Africa next year as he embarks on a housebuilding project in Malawi. Neil, 49, son of former Leeds United and England footballer Paul Reaney, from Harrogate, became a land director with Miller Homes Yorkshire earlier this year. He was delighted to find […]

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More people plan to buy, rather than rent, their new home

More people plan to buy, rather than rent, their new home

The proportion of adults who say they want to move from renting to buying their next home, has doubled during the course of 2018, from 24 per cent to 58 per cent, according to new data. And Yorkshire people are ready to dig deeper by an average £13,000 plus, to finance their next home, than they were […]

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House prices set to rise in 2019

House prices set to rise in 2019

House prices are predicted to go up across Yorkshire in the New Year. A fall in interest from new buyers in Yorkshire and Humber led to a downward trend in the region’s house prices last month, according to the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ UK Residential Market Survey. But prices are likely to rise […]

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Yorkshire homes are burgled most, study reveals

Yorkshire homes are burgled most, study reveals

Yorkshire and the Humber has been revealed as having the highest burglary rates of regions across England and Wales, in a recently completed survey. Figures also showed that West Yorkshire is the area that suffers most burglaries nationally, with people living there almost six times more likely to be burgled than residents in Devon and […]

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