A good hoover is one of life’s pleasures you only come to understand when you reach a certain age.
The houses are prefabricated offsite and come with flooring, tiling and an Ikea kitchen.
Some households who bought using the government-backed scheme earned £100,000.
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  If anyone has ever fancied being Chancellor for a day, they probably wouldn’t pick Wednesday. Could you make a real difference
For most of us, becoming a homeowner is an exciting milestone that we have spent years and years working towards. So, it's only natural that once you have saved enough for a deposit, the first thing you want to do is find your dream property!
My pile of bricks and mortar in Winchester is more than the sum of its parts. Like most homeowners - and, come to think of it, renters too - I consider my house to be a part of me. All my stuff, my memories, the physical summation of my life resides within those four walls. And nobody wants it.
This week will see the second volume of the charity anthology Stories for Homes released. It does pretty much what it says on the tin - or cover - tells stories about homes. Or, more importantly, housing poverty and homelessness.
The base wants it. Now a big-name funder does too.
The breadth of the president’s interference in the investigations of his own campaign has shocked officials at law enforcement agencies and on Capitol Hill.
And I've stopped believing that politicians want to help me out.
It's estimated that you can now add up to 20% to the value of your house by giving it a designer garden. One of the most underused ways to add value to your house is by making the most out of your 'room outside'.
'My cat just picked my neighbour and I have never felt so betrayed.'
In an ideal world we’d be popping over to our neighbours for a cup of sugar, but the reality is that some forget to put the
Now Georgina has been given the heave-ho, I expect Jackson to snap out of it fairly soon. I wouldn't even be surprised if that tattoo slowly begins to resemble Evelyn and the movie gets re-cast...
The new designs see four subjects that might be seen as twee, transformed into a much more contemporary reincarnation - the same vision as five years ago. This time I opened up the brief to both country and city life, choosing two icons from each - a bird, deer, red telephone box and black cab.
Rule number one of sales - know your target market. Most estate agents will advertise properties as close to train stations
My university days are officially over, and the past three years have flown by horrendously fast. Apart from receiving a 1st for my dissertation, the second most memorable part of my university experience has to be the dreaded move from my home in Essex to Kent...
Our shocking findings show that an estimated 12,000 16 and 17-year-olds - enough to fill Wembley arena - have asked their council for help in finding a new home for them. But more than half are turned away without even being assessed.
It's vital to address the pressures of your home network sooner rather than later as the connected home is only ever growing, with new devices inching into every corner.