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Unique Weathered Original London Stock brick now available from Imperial

After several years of research and development, Imperial Bricks announced a genuine replication of the original London Stock brick. This traditional handmade yellow brick features a strong colour with characteristic shade variations and an authentic coal spotted face with distinctive textures. The bricks are suitable for restoring, renovating and extending of buildings in and around …

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Elmington Green

Christmas comes early for homebuyers in Camberwell

Christmas time in London is truly magical, with Christmas markets, ice skating and world-renowned shopping facilities. The capital is an enchanting place to be during the festive period. For house hunters looking to move into this vibrant city before Christmas to make the most of the wide range of festivities, Bellway Homes’ Elmington Green development …

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Help to Buy

Homehunters bypass the market town premium at Carriage Court with Help to Buy scheme

Research conducted by Lloyd’s Banking Group has revealed house prices across English market towns have soared by 23%, on average, over the past 10 years. Attracted by the promise of a picturesque setting, an appealing community spirit and highly rated schools, market towns have become increasingly sought-after in recent years – with a price-tag to …

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Legrand

Legrand premieres 13A socket with integrated USB Type-C outlet

With end-user demand for high-speed charging continuing to grow, intensified by the number of devices supported by USB Type-C outlets, Legrand has unveiled what it believes to be one of the world’s first 13A two-gang sockets, with both USB Type-A and Type-C charging outlets. USB Type-C devices have increased in popularity among consumer electronics manufacturers …

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GROHE

GROHE features on George Clarke’s Old House, New Home channel 4 makeover programme

GROHE’s Minta touch tap made an appearance in the re-design and modernisation of out-dated property in South East London on Channel 4’s Old House, New Home. The episode, hosted by celebrity architect and property transformation expert, George Clarke, aired on Thursday 8th November. This ambitious project was undertaken by couple Shreenal and Tom who bought …

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On The Level Appoint New Business Development Director

On The Level are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Sutton as their new Business Development Director. Chris joined the On The Level team in January, and is working across all market sectors within the construction industry, as well as projects delivered through both traditional construction and modular build methods. His aim is to …

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Imperial Bricks to offer exclusive Heritage hydraulic lime mortar

Imperial Bricks has entered a unique partnership with Limetec to create a Heritage hydraulic lime mortar range, available in ready mixed, 25kg dual-branded bags. The complementary product will be sold alongside Imperial’s wide range of handmade, wirecut and pressed bricks in builders’ merchants across the UK. Bulk bags and larger quantities requiring silos will be …

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Beware of the ticking time bomb of interest-only mortgages, warn EU Property Solutions

With the news that many people are reaching the end of their mortgage repayment terms without the cash to pay off the rest of their interest-only mortgages, EU Property Solutions are warning that the situation could get worse for those who are also facing foreign property debt. “When interest-only mortgages were especially popular abroad and …

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Latest new home registrations in line with 2016, reports NHBC

Developers registered 40,000 new homes to be built in the UK during Q2 2017, according to NHBC’s latest new home registration statistics. 40,343 new homes were registered during the period April – June, a marginal 1% decrease on the 40,810 registered 12 months ago. 29,123 homes were registered in the private sector, representing a 7% …

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