Monthly Archives: September 2013

Public consultation on housing development proposals for 6,000 new homes

Plans to build 6,000 new homes in Warwickshire are the subject of a public consultation. Developers have submitted new proposals to build the homes on a former radio mast site just outside Rugby. Residents complained about the housing plans when … Continue reading

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Planning approvals for new homes rise by 49 per cent

There has been a 49 per cent year-on-year increase in successful planning applications for new homes. However, the number of planning approvals for new homes in England between April and the end of June was down on the first three … Continue reading

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Join Larkfleet for a cuppa – and be part of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Join Larkfleet Homes in celebrating the ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’  (http://coffee.macmillan.org.uk) this Friday (27 September). The ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ is the Macmillan Cancer Support’s biggest fundraising event. Businesses and individuals across the UK hold an informal coffee morning and give all proceeds … Continue reading

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Mortgage lending could increase by a third to £190 billion next year

Gross mortgage lending could rise by more than 33 per cent over the next year. The prediction comes from Lloyds Banking Group’s home and lifestyle director of retail consumer products Stephen Noakes. He told the British Mortgage and Protection Senate … Continue reading

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Homes for sale: owners are less likely to reduce price of their property

People selling their homes are becoming increasingly reluctant to drop their asking price. New research indicates that sellers feel more encouraged that they will get the price they want as the housing market continues to strengthen. According to the property … Continue reading

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First-time buyers: free finance and mortgage advice available from Larkfleet Homes tomorrow – Saturday 21 September

Housebuilder Larkfleet Homes has organised a special event at Oakham tomorrow (Saturday 21 September) to provide finance and mortgage advice to first-time buyers. Finance and mortgage specialists will be available all day at Leighfield Park – a Larkfleet development in … Continue reading

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House prices in England climb again to reach a record high

New figures show that house prices in some parts of England have reached their highest-ever level. The average price paid for homes in England during July was £11,000 higher than at the same time last year. According to the Office … Continue reading

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