Solihull to receive an influx of homes

Restructured proposals to build thousands of homes across Solihull are set to be put to the public. Residents are to be asked their views on sites assigned for development. The latest draft of the council's Local Plan Review, which would...

Selly Oak Hospital Home for Nurses to be Renovated into Luxury Apartments

A home for Selly Oak Hospital nurses on Willow Road, Bournville is to be renovated into 18 luxury apartments The landmark was built in 1907 to help provide accommodation for nurses at Selly Oak Hospital. The conversion and restoration work...

Buying Property Abroad?

Are you buying property abroad? If so, there are some things which if left ignored, could leave you out of sorts and even out of pocket. This is not an exhaustive list, but gives you some reminders on costs...

Residents in Ward End Want Fair Deal

The Government will be seizing 12 homes under compulsory purchase orders this means it is legal order to buy land or property against the wishes of the home owners on May 1 for the HS2 maintenance depot. Owners of these...

Home Owners Can Extend Their Homes Without Planning Application

A change in the law will allow home owners  across England to extend their properties without the need for a full planning application. Families can put a single-storey rear extension on their property of up to six metres for terraced...

Budget 2016: Housing Crisis

Sadiq Khan has called on George Osborne to take 'emergency action' in this week's budget to help fix London's housing crisis, and to double the number of homes built in the capital to more than 50,000 a year. He warned...

Britain’s Biggest Buy-to-Let Landlord Bans “Coloureds” & Battered Wives

Britain’s biggest buy-to-let landlord has banned so called “coloureds” from renting his properties “because of the curry smell.” In an email to letting agent Evolution Properties, Fergus Wilson ordered: “No coloured people because of the curry smell at the end of...

Trio of Pop-Ups opening at Birmingham’s LinkStreet

There will be three new retail outlets opening up soon at LinkStreet, which connects Grand Central and the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham. Property management company Hammersons has signed up Jeweller Summer & Silver to take a init in Link...

Value Of UK Property Will Increase Tremendously By 2030

The typical value of a home in England will be more than £450,000 in 2030. New research is mapping out what house prices could possibly look like throughout the UK. However, in London you may be looking at an astounding...

House Prices Go Up

House prices snuck considerably higher in June but the effect of the Brexit vote on the market is yet to be sensed, according to the latest index from Nationwide Building Society. Prices increased by 0.2 per cent during the month...