Tree decorations from around the world

There are many different ways to decorate a Christmas tree, and these traditions from other countries may add a bit of spice to Yorkshire homes this year. Most families love the tradition of hanging small, wrapped chocolates from the branches of indoor Christmas trees, with the baubles, lights and tinsel.. But there are interesting foreign […]

Cul-de-sac location for this superb modern family home

Lightfoots Close, Scarborough, £274,950 In superb order throughout, Colin Ellis Property Services are pleased to be able to offer this particularly well laid out four/five bedroom, extended, detached house situated at the head of this cul-de-sac of mature modern houses, convenient for local schools, Sixth Form College and Scarborough hospital. The property is presented to […]

Detached home in highly regarded and sought after Newby area

Hackness Road, Newby, Scarborough, £279,950 Offered to the market with no onward chain this detached residence is in a highly regarded and sought after residential area where properties of this nature seldom come to the market. Hackness Road is on Scarborough’s North Side being a pleasant tree lined road running off Scalby Road. Ideally located […]

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 […]

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 […]

Builders’ elves get to work on festive mission

Staff from a building company got to work as Christmas ‘elves’  weaving a bit of magic for children, for a day. The workers from Barratt Developments Yorkshire West spread some early festive cheer by donating a day of their time to help local children’s charity Candlelighters with important preparations. This was as part of the […]