Yesterday, 14:32

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

Yesterday, 08:48

Following the closure of two mental health hospitals in the 1990s, the Highfield area of St Albans has evolved into a safe, suburban neighbourhood that is hugely popular with families.

Tue, 13:40

We’re a nation of landline-using, bathroom carpet-owners who haven’t updated our homes in years, new research has revealed.

Tue, 11:23

As any country-wide property-watcher can confirm, most parts of The North are vastly more affordable than Hertfordshire. Having just spent a lovely weekend in Leeds, I’m wondering why.

Mon, 09:42

A house in St Albans was one of Zoopla’s most viewed property listings during October.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

After much speculation, interest rates went up last week for the first time in more than 10 years.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Vegetable oil could become the heating of choice for more than 4,000 Hertfordshire homes by 2022, according to a new report on the future of rural heating.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The season of all things spooky is now over, and it’s been interesting to see how increasingly willing we are to embrace it in – and, for that matter, on – our homes.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Does the thought of living on Coffin Close or Deadman’s Lane send a shiver down your spine?

Friday, October 27, 2017

A charming village filled with beautiful buildings, there’s lots to like about Markyate.

Monday, October 23, 2017

We all love to judge the house-buying decisions of others, which may explain the interest in our recent feature on St Albans’ most prestigious streets.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Halloween is imminent and spooky happenings are on the agenda on our high streets – and in our homes.

Friday, October 20, 2017

St Albans is an English cathedral city with Roman remains and medieval architecture aplenty.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Have you got a kitchen/diner/family room yet? If not, why not? It seems like every other person I know has, or is currently renovating in a bid to create 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

A listed former office building in central St Albans is being sold as a residential development opportunity.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Development of the former Beaumont Works site on Sutton Road is well under way, with the first selection of homes due to be released in January 2018.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

St Albans is the most expensive place to move from a two-bed flat to a three-bed house outside London, with buyers paying an extra £185,640 on average.

Friday, October 13, 2017

It’s been under construction for most of the year, but new St Albans city centre development, 55 Victoria Street, is now nearing completion.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Singling out just a handful of streets and labelling them as St Albans’ most sought-after seems a tricky task given the strength of the competition.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The Newsom Place development on Hatfield Road has won the St Albans Civic Society’s top award for 2016.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Turning your garage into an additional room can increase your property’s value by up to 20 per cent, new research has revealed.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Right up there with the conversation about whether you’ve put the heating on yet is the one about spiders and whether the autumn influx has hit your home.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Bungalows are falling out of fashion and a “catastrophic” housing shortage could result, an online estate agent has warned.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Properties in the St Albans local authority area have been found to have the second most expensive square footage outside of London.

Friday, October 6, 2017

More sellers listed their properties in September than in any other month in the last two years, according to latest research.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

With its own shopping and community hub, Southdown is within walking distance of the centre of Harpenden yet very much an area in its own right.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Harpenden has the 11th highest number of streets with properties valued at £1m-plus outside of London, according to Zoopla’s Rich List 2017.

Monday, October 2, 2017

In a world of home, child and pet ownership, carpet can be a tricky thing to purchase. There’s no point in buying plush, squishy ones as they’ll be looking squashed and stained very shortly, but the more practical, stain-resistant options often look a lot like big, expensive doormats.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Jersey Farm is a purpose-built estate a couple of miles north-east of St Albans.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

We all know how ridiculous house prices are in this part of the world, but for anyone looking for an alternative to the traditional buying or renting of an actual house or flat, there are options – some more appealing than others.

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