Thu, 13:02

A Hertfordshire estate agency chain is raising £10,000 for charity – and it needs your help to decide which local causes should receive the cash.

Wed, 16:30

The ground floor of the Butlers Yard development on Drovers Way will soon house a gym.

Tue, 14:25

More than 30 per cent of house sales in England and Wales fell through before completion in 2017.

Tue, 11:10

I love a good press release as much as the next desperate journalist, but it’s rare that I receive anything as outstanding as the very special offering I found in my in box last week.

Mon, 13:27

Think kitchens and bathrooms sell houses? Think again.

A pretty village surrounded by beautiful countryside, it’s easy to see Bedmond’s appeal.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

One in 10 Brits has a secret room in their home – and it took an average of five years before they realised.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Apparently, residents of Bell End in Rowley Regis, West Midlands, are convinced that their street’s comedy name has depressed property prices by up to £60,000.

Friday, January 5, 2018

The new residential development at the former Beaumont Works site in St Albans is to launch on January 20.

Thursday, January 4, 2018

The British residential property market is now valued at a total of £8.29 trillion – up 3.5 per cent (£280 billion) since the start of 2017, new research has revealed.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

There’s nothing like a new year for forcing us to look back at all the things we haven’t done in the last 12 months.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

2018 is almost here, but before we start obsessing about being booze, sugar and fun-free for the foreseeable, there’s time for a quick look back at this last year in property.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

As the year draws to a close, it’s time to look back at all that happened in the world of property in the St Albans, Harpenden and Radlett areas over the last 12 months.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

One in three properties currently on the market in St Albans has had its asking price slashed, new analysis has revealed.

Monday, December 18, 2017

St Albans has scored high on another ‘best places to live’ list – but its popularity is waning.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Not many properties can drop their asking price by £1m and still be the highest-priced house in town, but 53 The Park isn’t just any property.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Do you know how to safely transport a Christmas tree by car? You’re in the minority if so.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Landlords are being urged to ensure that their properties are protected against the threat of carbon monoxide, in the wake of a government consultation on the matter.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The most expensive property currently on the market in St Albans has dropped its asking price by £1m to £5m.

Monday, December 11, 2017

The snow has settled, but the cold weather isn’t going anywhere - and homeowners are being advised to prepare their properties for the worst.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Staff from Aitchison Raffety are giving back to the local community over the festive period, donating gifts to three charities.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Last week’s feature about Christmas trees and how to choose the best one for your home had me experiencing the very opposite of festive good cheer.

Monday, December 4, 2017

With its chocolate box cottages and picturesque rural setting, Ayot St Lawrence is an idyllic Hertfordshire village best-known for its links to playwright George Bernard Shaw.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Stamp duty grabbed the headlines this week, with the news that first-time buyers would no longer have to pay tax on properties worth up to £300,000.

Friday, November 24, 2017

All 11 apartments at the new London House development on London Road, St Albans, are now occupied – one of them by the original landowner.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

The Gabriel Square development in central St Albans has picked up two prestigious industry awards.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Chancellor Philip Hammond’s decision to scrap stamp duty for first-time buyers paying up to £300,000 for a property has met with a mixed response.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Helping your home looks its best when the weather’s woeful can be challenging - but there are steps you can take to make your property more sellable.

Monday, November 20, 2017

I’ve written before about my inability to get rid of random things I no longer need but can’t quite bring myself to part with. My tower of music papers from the ’90s, for example, or the suitcase full of dodgy second-hand clothes from that same decade. Then there’s the books. So many books.

Friday, November 17, 2017

St Albans homeowners are being urged to bring their price expectations in line with the current climate in order to secure a swift sale.

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