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HOMEBUYERS CHOOSE AMENITY RICH RURAL LOCATIONS OVER CITY HOTSPOTS

30/11/2016

Amenity-rich rural locations are becoming popular destinations for current homebuyers, with 21% of surveyed house-hunters stating their desire to move to such an area, while cities came last at just 12%, according to research by Strutt and Parker*.

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SHOPAHOLIC’S PARADISE ON THE DOORSTEP OF PARKSIDE PLACE

30/11/2016

With less than a month to go until Christmas, shops are packed full of busy shoppers stocking up on their presents. The latest survey by Nationwide shows that the average person in Britain spends nearly half (44%) of their monthly salary on Christmas.*

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BUYERS TO BENEFIT FROM WAITROSE EFFECT AT THE MOUNT

30/11/2016

There are many benefits of living near a supermarket and it surprisingly achieves more than just convenience. Commonly known as ‘The Waitrose Effect’, research conducted by Lloyds Bank shows that homes which share a postcode with the popular supermarket will see an average of £40,000 added to their value*.

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GEE CROSS FAMILY SWAPS NEW-BUILD FOR COUNTRYSIDE

29/11/2016

House hunters are snapping up new Gee Cross homes, with one family trading in their 18-month-old property in favour of a Countryside home at the housebuilder’s Clarendon Place development. Prices start at £439,950.

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IT’S NOT JUST A NEW HOME ON OFFER AT NOVO

29/11/2016

People looking to buy a new home that offers a lot more than just bricks and mortar should take a look at the last and final phase of homes available at Novo at Great Kneighton, Cambridge. With a wealth of new facilities being created on the doorstep of a 120 acre country park, new schools, health and community facilities and an exciting arts programme that warmly embraces the whole new community together, buyers will get much more for their buck.

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ASPIRATIONAL FAMILY LIVING AT KINGSBRIDGE

29/11/2016

In an age where appearance is everything, the external and internal design of a house has become increasingly more important in homebuyers’ decisions when purchasing a property. Great design is an element that award-winning home builder Countryside is synonymous with.

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ACTON GARDENS IS THE HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS

24/11/2016

Purchasers dreaming of a perfect Christmas snuggled up in their new dream home, surrounded by family and friends enjoying a glass of mulled wine and opening presents by the Christmas tree, should hurry along to Acton Gardens, Acton, W3 by Countryside and L&Q.

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NEW HOMES FOR NIGHT OWLS AT BROOK VALLEY GARDENS

24/11/2016

Night owls will be spreading their wings to North Barnet after the 18th November, when the Northern Line Night Tube launches, putting Countryside’s Brook Valley Gardens development within easy reach of central London’s social scene.

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SAVVY HOME HUNTERS HEAD TO PARKSIDE PLACE

21/11/2016

Thought to be one of the largest regeneration projects of its kind in the UK, Wembley is currently being transformed as envisioned by the London Borough of Brent’s 10 year regeneration plan. According to a recent report by CBRE*, property prices in Brent have risen by 13% in the last year and are reaping the rewards of ongoing regeneration.

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BUYING YOUR OWN HOME COULD BE EASIER THAN YOU THINK AT ST PAUL’S SQUARE

21/11/2016

The majority of people across the nation still aspire to owning their own home, new research has found. Some 72% of adults want to be homeowners in two years’ time, according to the research from the Council of Mortgage Lenders as part of its long running series on attitudes to housing.*

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NEWLYWEDS SAY ‘YES’ TO COUNTRYSIDE

17/11/2016

The first time buyer’s market in Liverpool shows no sign of slowing down, as Stephen (29) and Ian Fox (30) become the latest couple to celebrate their first home together at Countryside’s award winning NGV Liverpool development. Prices start at £136,950.

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SEAL OF EXCELLENCE FOR COUNTRYSIDE’S ST LUKE’S PARK

17/11/2016

The National House Building Council (NHBC) has recognised Countryside’s uncompromising approach to achieving the highest possible standard of house building, by awarding Mick Montgomery Countryside’s Senior Site Manager for St Luke’s Park in Runwell, with a Pride in the Job Seal of Excellence Award at the NHBC East Regional Finals.

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ENJOY THE DESIRED RURAL LIFESTYLE AT HARVARD GRANGE

16/11/2016

A semi-rural lifestyle is overtaking the desire for city living according to recent research by Strutt & Parker*. Over the past three years of Housing Futures research, it has become apparent that there is a strong desire amongst home buyers to return to rural living.

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FAMILY LIFE AT ITS BEST AT AURA

16/11/2016

Countryside has released a new collection of three and four bedroom homes at its south Cambridge based development, Aura. The first Better Family Life Index from uSwitch.com*, shows that Cambridge is within the top three regions in the UK to raise a family, with 80 per cent of those aged between 16 and 64 employed, and higher than average wages.

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LIVE LIKE A NEW YORKER IN LONDON WITH CITY APARTMENTS AT ACTON GARDENS

15/11/2016

The bright lights of New York City boast a wide appeal for property hunters, with high-rise apartment buildings housed within stunning architecture, tree lined avenues and traditional garden squares. For those looking to live the lifestyle of the Big Apple but without leaving London, buyers should consider West Park Terrace, the new phase at the Acton Gardens development in W3 by Countryside and L&Q.

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ENJOY OPEN-PLAN LIVING AT AURA, CAMBRIDGE

15/11/2016

Open-plan living is now a mainstay of what many people look for in a home, with the 2015 RIBA future housing design trend publication predicting over a 50% demand in open-plan rooms for this year*. More than 600,000 photos of open-plan spaces now feature on the popular property design platform Houzz.com, highlighting how the trend increase has come into fruition**.

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CUT THE COMMUTE AT KINGSBRIDGE

10/11/2016

The number of people spending more than two hours travelling to work each day has increased by 72 percent* to over three million in the last decade. For buyers looking for a rural environment in Kent, with a convenient commute, Countryside’s recently launched development, Kingsbridge offers an ideal location in the sought after village of Headcorn.

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SEAL OF EXCELLENCE FOR COUNTRYSIDE IN CAMBRIDGE

10/11/2016

The National House Building Council (NHBC) has recognised Countryside’s uncompromising approach to achieving the highest possible standard of house building, by awarding Thomas Moore Countryside’s Senior Site Manager for Abode at Great Kneighton in Cambridge, with a Pride in the Job Seal of Excellence Award at the NHBC East Regional Finals.

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INVEST IN JUBILEE LINE HOTSPOT AT EAST CITY POINT’S FINAL PHASE

08/11/2016

Property prices in Canning Town have been named the most affordable along the Jubilee Line, according to a research from eMoov*. £3.7 billion is currently being spent on the regeneration of Canning Town and Custom House, including a £600 million town centre expected to be completed in 2024, better quality streets, open spaces and new schools.

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NEW RIVERSIDE COLLECTION LAUNCHED AT GREENWICH MILLENNIUM VILLAGE

07/11/2016

The much-anticipated new phase of homes at Greenwich Millennium Village has now launched. Iverna Quay offers a stylish collection of contemporary apartments, maisonettes and überhaus™ exclusively situated behind the Greenwich Yacht Club with some apartments overlooking the River Thames.

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CONFIDENCE RISING IN MERSEYSIDE PROPERTY MARKET

01/11/2016

House builder Countryside is reporting rock-solid sales throughout Merseyside, as the thirst for new homes continues to rise despite the uncertainty present in the wake of the Brexit vote. House hunters throughout the county have been bucking the trend in new home sales, with Countryside securing 45 reservations in September alone.

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