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Yesterday, 12:02

UK homeowners could earn an average of £15,150 per year by renting out their property to holidaymakers, new research has revealed.

Yesterday, 10:31

News of the current housing supply shortage will come as no surprise to anyone who's been looking to buy lately.

Tue, 14:53

Hannah Stephenson looks at container-grown Christmas trees and other alternatives which will thrive in your garden after the festive season is over.

Tue, 12:14

This seven-bed country home is set in secluded grounds approaching four acres in this popular and convenient residential location.

Mon, 12:20

St Albans and Harpenden are set to experience house price growth of more than 10 per cent by 2024, new data has revealed.

Mon, 09:41

A combination of the usual winter downturn, ongoing Brexit uncertainty and the upcoming General Election has resulted in a dramatic drop in new sellers bringing their properties to market.

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Simon Grover, the Green Party parliamentary candidate for St Albans, has explained in his own words why you should vote for him in the 2019 General Election.


Essex & Herts Leopards are expecting a big crowd for their second appearance of the season at Oaklands College on Saturday when Reading Rockets are the visitors.

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Mon, 14:40

Comedian and Death in Paradise actor Ardal O'Hanlon will swap the exotic island of Saint-Marie in the Caribbean for St Albans this weekend.

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