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15th September 2011
The Benefits of Recycled Furniture

The Benefits of Recycled Furniture

With an ever increasing eco-conscious society and the current economic climate there are an increasing number of people recycling and reusing products. But what about furniture? Below are some of the benefits of purchasing recycled furnishings for your home. The environmental benefit is obvious. The reuse of furnishings prevents perfectly functional, quality goods from being […]
15th September 2011
In with the Old

In with the Old

Have you ever been in the following situation? You have a beautiful new house, full of old-fashioned furniture, but you loathe throwing away good quality functional furniture in favour of fashion. This is a common predicament for the modern homeowner and one which is becoming more and more common in this current economic climate. As […]
2nd September 2011
Interest runs high in Yorkshire’s only speculative commercial build

Interest runs high in Yorkshire’s only speculative commercial build

Developers of the only speculative commercial premises currently available in Yorkshire – a 50,480sq.ft. development set in 2.7 acres at Melton West Business Park, near Hull – have reported a steady flow of enquiries from across the UK. Contractors for Wykeland Group, the Hull-based commercial property development specialists, have just put the finishing touches to […]
26th August 2011
How to add value to your home

How to add value to your home

It is always useful to know of ways to help increase the value of your home. Your home is your biggest asset, therefore it makes sense to invest time and effort into maximising its value. There are ways you can help to add value to your home. 5 things to consider in order to add […]
26th August 2011
How to add value to your home

How to add value to your home

It is always useful to know of ways to help increase the value of your home. Your home is your biggest asset, therefore it makes sense to invest time and effort into maximising its value. There are ways you can help to add value to your home. 5 things to consider in order to add […]
19th August 2011
New Chairman of RICS

New Chairman of RICS

Michael Hannaway, left, is pictured with outgoing RICS NI chairman, Professor Alastair Adair. Looking on is RICS Northern Ireland Director, Ben Collins, centre. Skills of surveyors will create conditions for recovery NEW CHAIRMAN OF RICS NI APPOINTED The skills of chartered surveyors are more important to the local economy than ever before, according to the […]