Wayne Hemingway is turning his talents to a development

The the 1980s, fashion designer, Wayne Hemingway and his wife, Gerardine revamped old Dr Marten boots at Camden Market, then made them popular around the world with their fashion label Red or Dead. More recently, they helped revive Dreamland, the 1920s Margate...

Homebuyers most swayed by kitchen

In an article on Zoopla: ‘According to a survey by home services marketplace Plentific, almost half (47%) of would-be buyers are most influenced by a new kitchen. And more than a quarter (28%) would be prepared to relax the purse strings and offer a higher price...

White Paper: Housing key points

The long-awaited housing White Paper published this week ran into 104 pages. Here is a round up of the main points to takeaway from it, from Zoopla. Firstly, what is White Paper? ‘A White Paper is a detailed policy document published by the Government that...

House prices edged ahead by 0.2% in January

In an article online at Zoopla: ‘House prices edged ahead by just 0.2% in January, leaving the typical UK home costing £205,240, says Nationwide.’ Nationwide said the outlook for the housing market remains ‘clouded’ reflecting broader economic uncertainty. The...