Category Archives: Lifestyle/Celebrity

Soap characters couldn’t afford their homes in real life

Many of the nation’s favourite soap characters would be facing homelessness if their locations and lives were real.

Sky high house prices in areas such as Greater Manchester and the Yorkshire Dales, where Coronation Street and Emmerdale are set, would be out of reach to the likes of the Websters and the Dingles, according to the National Housing Federation. Continue reading

Five tips for decorating your first home

If you’ve taken the plunge and put down a deposit on your house, then you’re in for an exciting roller coaster ride of emotions and big decisions.

Decorating your first home is a great opportunity for you to run wild with your imagination, but if it all seems a bit daunting, it can be broken down into manageable chunks. Here are a few tips on how you can make your first home project a success. Continue reading

The return of the Great British Property Cycle

All budding Bradley Wiggins, Chris Hoys and Victoria Pendletons amongst UK agents– it’s time to lycra up, put on the toe clips and jump on the saddle. Agents Giving is holding the Great British Property Cycle Race again in September 2014.

The cycling itself can range from that of the intrepid explorer – cycling the Inca trail – to the fitness bikes in your local gym. All that matters is that you raise a bucket load of money for worthwhile causes whilst having a great time with your colleagues, friends and family. Continue reading