Demand for more female workers in building industry

A third of home owners would rather hire a female builder, as opposed to a male builder, if given the choice, according to new research. Key findings from research undertaken by the Federation of Master Builders show that 30 per cent, almost a third of home owners across the UK would feel more positive about […]

Male property professionals earn 29 per cent more than female counterparts

Salaries for property professionals across Yorkshire increased up to a ten year high in 2018, but there is still a wide gender pay gap among senior posts. The base salary of property professionals in the region, who received a pay rise last year , grew on average by £4,218 from around £46,156 in 2017 to […]

Housing stock levels at a ‘concerning low’ across Yorkshire

Activity in Yorkshire and Humber’s housing market was slow during February as average stock levels on estate agents’ books hit a near record low. The slump was revealed in the latest monthly UK Residential Market Survey by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Continuing a prevalent trend; new buyer enquiries, new instructions (homes coming on […]

Pep up your property during National Home Improvement Week

Spending habits on the home are set to grow by 14.8 per cent over the next four years as more people look to invest in their homes rather than pack up and move.   In a bid to support a nation of home lovers, this week is the very first National Home Improvement Week. The […]

Shocking number of Yorkshire’s beds ‘harbouring bacteria’

Over half of people  in Yorkshire and the Humber could be endangering their health by not changing their bed often enough. A shocking 79 per cent don’t do a weekly change as is recommended for hygiene purposes. Two thirds of people questioned by Dreams were unaware that dirty bedding could cause allergic reactions, illness, infections […]

Edwardian residence set in a lovely elevated position

A superb Edwardian semi-detached house set in a lovely elevated position with beautiful mature gardens to the rear. The elegant three bedroom property offers spacious accommodation with gas central heating and double glazing throughout. Comprising on the ground floor of: entrance hallway with stairs to the first floor, dining room with decorative fireplace and a […]