Properties in Wells

Seven home improvements to boost your house price this Spring

After a period of falling house prices, it seems the new year has seen a positive upturn in the property market. Reports are suggesting that prices are set to rise again in 2024, thanks to easing inflation and a confidence boost from a General Election which is likely to have property as a key agenda item. 

So if you've had your house sale on pause over the past couple of years, now could be a good time to list your home for sale. 

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Searches for home renovations have tripled this year, as a cheaper alternative to homebuying

Home Improvements: Avoid a £50,000 Fine with Expert Advice

Searches for home renovations have tripled this year, as a cheaper alternative to homebuying. Beware! Simple home modifications can potentially land you with fines up to £50,000. This isn't just about major renovations; even something as seemingly straightforward as a loft conversion can be fraught with legal pitfalls warns Every Investor expert, Bert Hofhuis.

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Modern rent collection apps offer landlords a plethora of tools to streamline operations.

Keeping tabs on your tenant's payment records is one of the principal challenges facing landlords. Before the digital age, this consisted of paper ledgers and often the physical collection of monies or cheques. The last thing you want is your tenant turning into a squatter!

Rent collection apps are designed to address this challenge. And the latest generation of apps has transformed rent collection. This is good news for landlords who face plenty of other challenges including factors like keeping up with new safety laws.

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Residents of Cookswood will have access to a host of private facilities.

An exclusive collection of luxurious, sustainable, detached, architect-designed freehold holiday homes has hit the market at Bector Lane, Stoke St Michael with prices ranging from £490,000 to £2,000,000.

If you've ever aspired to build your dream home, Cookswood offers seven distinct property designs for you to choose from. Their range covers everything from cosy cottages to lavish house exteriors, ensuring you'll find the perfect fit for your architectural vision.

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Here are a few more useful questions you can ask a potential painter and decorator before committing to a work arrangement.

Not many people pluck their painters and decorators out of thin air. When creating a vision for a property or place, the professionals must be trustworthy and competent.

Quality must be guaranteed. Therefore, customers will often collate a shortlist of painters and decorators and then proceed to ask them questions so that they can narrow down their potential selections further. Others may skip the shortlist entirely, but they still have a few enquiries to pose to the professionals before considering whether to proceed.

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Discover your perfect family home with this spacious and modern three-bedroom semi-detached house, with garden, garage, and off-road parking in Shepton.

Looking for a comfortable and well-presented family home in a popular residential area of Shepton Mallet? Look no further than this extended three bedroom semi-detached house in Shaftgate Avenue!

It's on the market for £298,750 and with a range of modern features, a south-facing garden, and plenty of off-road parking, this property has everything you need to settle in and make it your own.

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8 Red Flags Putting Potential Buyers off Your House

When it comes to selling a property, the last thing you want is to put a buyer off with things that can be avoided. 

There are many small things that you might not notice in your home that can immediately stand out to potential buyers, meaning that it's important to know where you can make changes to improve the chances of selling your property. 

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