Pembrokeshire is in the south west of the country of Wales, and it borders Carmarthenshire to the east and Ceredigion to the north east. Pembrokeshire is home to the only Coast National Park in the United Kingdom, with the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
Whether you've lived in your property for twenty years or recently moved in, there's nothing quite like hauling in help from your family and friends to embark on a DIY home transformation.
Energy bills are not exactly cheap at the moment, and they seem to keep on increasing. If you rent a property and you're looking for ways to reduce your bills, LED lighting can help.
Young professionals can be a great target market when you buy a property to let. But what can you do to make your property more appealing to this type of tenant?
When you buy a leasehold property, you’re actually just buying the right to live there for a certain amount of time. This length of time is determined by the lease, and will vary depending on when the property was built and when the lease was last renewed. If you let the lease run out, the property reverts to the freeholder.
Whether you’re moving house or putting stuff into storage, sooner or later everyone ends up piling their life into boxes and vans. And it’s never much fun. Of course, the best way to get round the problem of packing is to pay someone else to do it for you, but assuming that’s not an option, there are ways to pack smart. Follow our guide to tactical packing and hopefully you’ll make sure you don’t wreck either your back or your stuff.
Perhaps it’s happened to you. You’ve been browsing sites for rural properties, dreaming idly of an escape to a countryside patch where you can keep chickens and ducks, and perhaps a couple of pigs like Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall (though of course you’ll be sure not to get attached to them).
If modern property seems overpriced and overcomplicated, there’s another unique lifestyle option available, in the form of park homes.
In the UK where there is a distinct shortage of homes for the population Government schemes have encouraged some much needed activity in the new-build sector in recent years. While for some a newly built home is exactly what they want, investors might not be 100% certain that it’s the best option for them.
Electric solar panels are falling in cost, but will they really give you a good return on your investment?
A UK landlord can create tenancies as Assured Shorthold Tenancies or Secured tenancies (as well as a few other types), and each gives the landlord and the tenant different rights. In the event that an eviction becomes necessary or desirable, which type of tenancy you have becomes very important.
While the UK’s housing market is set to face some severe headwinds from Brexit and President Trump’s term in office, a recent conference hosted by property research firm JLL said that despite that, there would likely be a few Northern hotspots. Birmingham was named among the top three UK cities that could expect a better than average property performance in the next couple of years.
Whether you voted for it or not, Brexit has happened. While many predictions were made about what would happen to the property market should the UK vote to leave the EU, now we are getting the first indicators of what is actually happening.
One of the worst things about moving into a new home (already a stressful experience) is worrying about whether the sideboard will really fit against that wall, or whether the TV stand will ‘work’ in that corner or not.
Whether you are buying a home to live in or to let out to tenants, the process can be difficult at times. Fortunately, there are a number of tools that you can make use of to make the whole process a lot smoother.
Conservation areas are more widely spread than you think they are, and they can turn up anywhere from rural backwaters and olde worlde market towns to city centres and apparently unremarkable residential suburbs.
Many people will buy their first property jointly, often with a partner but sometimes with mates.
For most people, the semi-feudal system of leasehold property is not ideal. It’s open to exploitation in a host of ways, but at the most fundamental level, the person paying the bill isn’t the customer.
This is a very old debate, and it can never be resolved completely. Each home owner will have their own priorities and their own opinions. However, going over the most relevant strengths and weaknesses of each flooring type might make it a little easier to make your mind up.
Make sure you know what to expect before you decide on remodelling your rental property's kitchen. The choices you make will have a huge effect on the profitability of the remodelling.