Market highlights: Lush style in our top 3 luxurious living rooms

Market highlights: Lush style in our top 3 luxurious living rooms Relax with the family or entertain guests in style with our pick of lush living rooms. Words by Lawrence Saunders Welsh Streets, Toxteth, L8 A spacious sitting room forms the heart of a two-bedroom home at Placefirst’s Welsh Streets redevelopment project in Toxteth.Blessed ... Read More...

‘Young buyers and families’ to benefit from relaxed Shared Ownership

House hunting families and young Merseyside buyers are expected to benefit from the government’s new plans to relax Shared Ownership criteria.Following yesterday’s (7 January) announcement that new measures will enable more people to take advantage of the scheme, which allows part buying and part renting of new homes, local provider ... Read More...

Picton Road development nears completion

A new affordable housing development in Liverpool’s Wavertree area is nearing completion.Riverside Home Ownership is currently on track to finish its Picton Road scheme in January, and is said to already be attracting “overwhelming” interest in the site.The social housing provider has been working on 10 new properties on the ... Read More...

What’s next for social housing?

In his Summer Budget Chancellor George Osborne announced some pretty seismic changes for social housing. Addressing the House of Commons in the first Conservative-only budget since 1996, the Chancellor revealed that from next year social housing rents will fall by 1% per year for the next four years, while for those ... Read More...

New affordable Wavertree homes underway

Ten new affordable homes are currently taking shape on Picton Road in Wavertree, and will be made available through Shared Ownership.The four two-bedroom and six three-bedroom properties, designed by Eden Building Design, are being developed by Riverside Home Ownership and are expected to attract first time buyers when they are ... Read More...