Monthly Archives: September 2013

Prime Minister delivers Help to Buy part two: three months earlier than expected

Stage two of the Help to Buy scheme is being introduced next week – three months earlier than originally expected. Prime Minister David Cameron broke the news on Sunday ahead of the Conservative Party conference in Manchester. The second phase … Continue reading

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Council gives green light for 1,600 new homes on farmland

A local authority has given the green light for more than 1,600 new homes on farmland in Essex. The proposed development at Mile End near Colchester includes new primary and secondary schools to support the expanding population. Local residents are … Continue reading

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Larkfleet Homes offers exclusive 2.39 per cent mortgage deal

Larkfleet Homes has signed an exclusive deal with Melton Mowbray Building Society which will give qualifying buyers of Larkfleet properties access to a mortgage at just 2.39 per cent interest for the first three years. After the initial period the rate … Continue reading

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47 per cent more home loan borrowers secure a mortgage with small deposits

There has been a 47 per cent increase in the number of mortgage borrowers who have negotiated home loans with smaller deposits. During August, banks and building societies agreed loans with 7,093 borrowers who paid a deposit of 15 per … Continue reading

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Support Larkfleet Homes tomorrow in raising funds for charity at World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Join Larkfleet Homes tomorrow morning (Friday 27 September) to celebrate the ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ (http://coffee.macmillan.org.uk). The ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ is the Macmillan Cancer Support’s biggest fundraising event and throughout the country coffee mornings will be held at businesses, in companies and by … Continue reading

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Planning minister tells housebuilders to “take responsibility”

Planning minister Nick Boles has appealed to housebuilders to look beyond their “net value” and to their responsibilities to the British public during the run up to the next general election. Speaking at the Home Builders Federation planning conference, the minister referred … Continue reading

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Labour government would tackle housing shortage by building 200,000 homes a year by 2020

Tackling the shortage of homes across the UK would be one of the first priorities for a new Labour Government. Labour leader Ed Miliband says 200,000 homes would be built every year by 2020 if his party wins the next … Continue reading

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