Rats are #1 worry with 60% of buyers deterred by pests when viewing 

As temperatures drop pushing more household pests towards the warmth of our homes, the latest research by leading hybrid estate agent, eMoov.co.uk, has looked at the impact these unwanted house guests can have on the potential sale of a property. eMoov surveyed 1,000+ people and asked what impact the presence of household pests would have on […]

62% of British homeowners would prefer their house to look like a show home

British homeowners are forgoing a lived-in home in a bid to style their house for an increased social media following, according to new research. A survey of 1,000 UK adults by DiscountFlooringDepot.co.uk has revealed that 62% of British homeowners would prefer their house to look like a show home rather than a homely comfortable look. 88% of […]

Is Scarborough home to the UK’s best spare room?

From cinema rooms and walk-in wardrobes to the ultimate man cave, Terry’s Fabrics is on a mission to find the UK’s best spare room. The family run home furnishing business is looking to find the best use of a spare room across the UK, with the best entrant winning a £100 worth of Terry’s Fabrics […]

Green Park Avenue, Cayton, £199,950 Extended two bedroom, semi detached bungalow in excellent order throughout and occupies a generous plot with feature south facing rear garden. The well appointed accommodation briefly comprises an entrance hall with built in cloaks cupboard and doors leading to the extended kitchen/diner with double glazed window to the rear overlooking […]

Tips for first time buyers in Scarborough: saving for a deposit and avoiding common mistakes

In November’s budget statement, the government scrapped stamp duty for first time buyers on properties costing less than £300,000. With the average first time buyer paying around £1.5k in stamp duty, this could make home ownership more affordable for thousands of people. But there’s still a hefty amount to pay when you buy a home, […]

Filey town centre apartment ideal for retirement or holidays

Clarence House, West Avenue, Filey, £119,950 A three bedroom first floor apartment, well situated for Filey’s town centre amenities, including the shops and beach access areas. The property has been modernised over recent years and has the benefit of full management arrangements for the insurance and maintenance of the building. Features include uPVC double glazing, […]