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Romford named as property hotpot with homes selling in 19 days

ROMFORD has been named as one of the country’s top property hotspots, with homes selling in just 19 days in the RM2 postcode. New research from Home.co.uk revealed Romford as one of the top 10 locations...

Housing Minister visits Chelmsford development

MINISTER of State for Housing and Planning, Brandon Lewis MP paid a visit to Beaulieu in Chelmsford last week to view the progress of the new district for the City which will include up...

Property demand is on track for tube hotspots

EAST London has featured prominently in the top 10 hottest tube spots to purchase a home in London, with experts warning those looking to sell to wait until Crossrail is up and running to...

New phase of homes launch at The Waterfront

AN exclusive selection of apartments will soon be available for homebuyers in Chelmsford. Taylor Wimpy is set to release the final collection of just six stylish one, two and three-bedroom apartments with stunning views at...

‘Property ladder anxiety’ hits first time buyers in Chelmsford

FIRST-time buyers in Chelmsford are struggling with “property ladder anxiety” according to new statistics revealed by local housebuilder, Linden Homes. A national study* surveying 2,000 first-time buyers across the UK found that although 29% of...

Sales surge in Basildon

A SURGE of sales in Basildon is proving there is a high demand for housing in the area, according to housebuilder Bloor Homes. All the homes released at their Arcadia development in Laindon, to the...

New homes launch in Laindon

BELLWAY is preparing to launch the final phase of homes at its Dunton Fields development in Laindon, this weekend. Boasting modern one and two bedroom apartments, and two, three, four and five bedroom homes, the...

Make a move in Barking for low estate agent fees

WITH the lowest average house price in the capital, Barking and Dagenham also boasts the cheapest estate agency fees in London, according to new research from an online estate agent. Using data from the Office...

Looking to move in Essex? It’s all about the location

SAVVY house hunters are more likely to focus on a property’s location rather than its interior features, according to research from an online estate agent. Brentwood based online estate agent, eMoov.co.uk, surveyed over 1,000 homeowners...

Housing developments get council go ahead

TWO new housing developments have been approved as part of Basildon Council’s New Homes Programme. The developments will transform two underused garage sites at Victoria Road in Laindon and Rettendon Gardens in Wickford. The plans were...

Help to Buy gets Mark on the property ladder

A NEW homeowner has taken his first step on the property ladder thanks to the Help to Buy scheme in Basildon. Mark Hansen, 40, has bought a two bedroom apartment at Barratt Homes’ Gloucester Gate...

First time buyers struggle with rural premium prices

MALDON has been listed as one of the 10 rural areas in the UK with the lowest percentage of first time buyers. According to the Halifax Rural Housing Review, Maldon has one of the lowest...

Secure your home this season

NOW that the clocks have gone back and the nights are drawing in, a home insurance provider is urging Essex householders to check their homes are secure as dark evenings provide easy cover and...

Excellent win for Wyldecrest Parks

WYLDECREST Parks has won the 2015 London loves Excellence Retail & Property Award. The winners were announced on 15 October, at the awards gala dinner in London, an annual event that brings together business leaders,...

A quirky chalet near Chalkwell Park

FOR a quirky property that is deceptively spacious inside, don’t miss this charming chalet style bungalow in Southend. Situated in a popular location close to Chalkwell Park, the three-bedroom property boasts a lounge, dining room,...

Busting mortgage myths in Essex

WITH reports that over half of 25 to 34 year olds have given up on buying a home as they don’t think they’ll be able to get the deposit together, one housebuilder is on mission...

Essex landlords reap the rewards of strong rental house price growth

LANDLORDS in Essex are reaping the rewards of strong rental house price growth in the region over the past year, according to the latest Rightmove Trends Tracker. Halstead and Brentwood were two of the top...

Be the host with the most at this 10 bedroom property

IF you love to entertain friends or family then this detached property in Hornchurch is for you. Boasting 10 bedrooms and set on half an acre of land you have plenty of room for...

Plans approved for up to 500 new homes in Rayleigh

PLANS to build up to 500 new homes in Rayleigh have been given the go ahead. Rochford District Council has granted outline planning consent, subject to the signing of a legal agreement, for Countryside’s proposals...

Turn your park life dreams into a reality

TUCKED away in a picturesque corner of the Essex countryside, a quiet revolution is taking place in carefree living. The residents of Hayes Country Park have turned their dream of residing in beautiful surroundings with...

A private property by the coast

FOR a private property with plenty of space and a stone’s throw from the coastline, head to Tollesbury to view this beautiful recently converted chalet bungalow. Featuring a 32’ lounge on the ground floor and...

Houses so good that Janet bought twice

USUALLY moving house requires laborious journeys in removal vans followed by a period of acclimatising to a new area. But that wasn’t the case for Chelmsford’s Janet Rayner, who only had to re-locate a matter...

Home at first sight

APPARENTLY, love at first sight also applies to the UK property market, as research from Ocean Finance shows that over two thirds of homebuyers know instantly or by the end of a viewing if...

A secure, secluded home

FOR a secure property with the added bonus of an outhouse, this four bedroom detached home in Great Warley is definitely worth a look. This charming home features a gated entrance, a private driveway...

How important is an NAEA licenced estate agent?

FOR many, a home is their most valuable asset, so making sure they choose the right estate agent when selling their property is a high priority. With that in mind, one local independent estate agent...

Top state schools come with affordable Essex postcodes

DESPITE parents willing to pay an extra £41,000 to live near England’s top state schools, two of the top 30 state schools located in Essex come with more affordable price tags. In 2015, house prices...

Stunning sea views in Thorpe Bay

FOR a stunning seaside home filled with character, don’t miss out on this five bedroom detached home in Thorpe Bay. Featuring a balcony with panoramic views across the Thames Estuary, this marine residence also boasts...

‘Buy now before interest rates rise’ warn experts

ESSEX property hunters are being encouraged to make the most of current interest rates after a warning that rates could rise as early as the turn of the year. At a recent speech made by...

A luxurious family home

NESTLED in one of Ramsden Bellhouse’s premium roads, this well presented five bedroom detached property makes the perfect family home. Benefitting from an indoor swimming pool, a driveway leading to a double garage width, plus...

Equestrian home

FOR an equestrian home with its own indoor riding arena and stables, Buckwyns Farm is the perfect four bedroom property to cast your eye over. Built in 1984, the farm stands on an elevated position...