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The Property Sales Process: What Will Happen If You Sell in the New Year

We may all be looking forward to Christmas – not long to go! But it’s important to think about your plans and goals for 2019, too. Many people choose to put their home on the market in January and look for a new property. There’s nothing better than a fresh start, right? It’s the perfect … Continue reading “The Property Sales Process: What Will Happen If You Sell in the New Year”

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Northern Property Prices Soar: Goodbye North/South Divide

Could it be true? Are we really saying goodbye to the famous North/South divide of the UK? Maybe not culturally or socially but according to this Guardian article, we could soon see the property gap growing smaller. It’s a well-known fact that property down South is simply more expensive. However, recent growth rates are starting … Continue reading “Northern Property Prices Soar: Goodbye North/South Divide”

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The CB Homes Christmas Gift Guide for Homeware & Interiors

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Until you realise you’ve got to fork out for friends and family so they’ve got something to open. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. If you have a homeware and interior lover in your life (and let’s be real, everyone needs home stuff) then this list might … Continue reading “The CB Homes Christmas Gift Guide for Homeware & Interiors”

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National Planning Policy To Favour Attractive Designs

A couple of months ago, it was announced that some changes were to be made to the National Planning Policy Framework. This government framework outlines England’s planning policies and how these are to be put into real-life application. It was first published in March 2012 but has recently been updated. This is what we’ll be … Continue reading “National Planning Policy To Favour Attractive Designs”

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How Help to Buy is Helping People Secure Their Dream Home

Earlier in the year, we published a blog post detailing everything you need to know about Help to Buy. The government scheme is still going strong and it’s still worth checking out how it could help you – if you haven’t done so already. There are so many success stories so far. In today’s blog … Continue reading “How Help to Buy is Helping People Secure Their Dream Home”

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What Do Today’s New-Home Buyers Prioritise? Here’s What

An impression of our new homes at Bunbury Heath, coming soon What do new-build buyers prioritise? Earlier this year, the NHBC published a collaboration of research with Savills that highlighted some interesting results about house buyers in the UK. More specifically, Savills and NHBC were focusing on the needs and wants of new-home buyers. With … Continue reading “What Do Today’s New-Home Buyers Prioritise? Here’s What”

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Why We Support the Joshua Tree and How You Can Too!

Get involved and make a difference In today’s blog post, we thought we’d do something a little bit different but massively important. Here at CB Homes, we love to give back to our community whenever we can. So, naturally, this leads us to support the fantastic cause we’re going to discuss today. Say hello to … Continue reading “Why We Support the Joshua Tree and How You Can Too!”

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How to Add Value to Your Property

There are certain factors that naturally make your property more valuable than another. For example, a larger property with more bedrooms is going to be worth more than its smaller counterpart with fewer rooms. On the other hand, if that smaller property were to reside within a much sought-after postcode, it could well be more … Continue reading “How to Add Value to Your Property”

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Smart Technology Products To Use Around The Home

Let’s get familiar with smart tech If you’re not into smart technology yet, now’s the time to get clued up. This phenomenon is everywhere now – from our offices to our homes. In today’s blog post, we’re going to run through some of our favourite smart tech products that are going to make your life … Continue reading “Smart Technology Products To Use Around The Home”

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Get Inspired By These Incredible Self-Build Homes

As we spoke about in an earlier blog post, self-build is an umbrella term for thinking up, designing and building a home entirely from scratch. In the literal sense, it refers to an individual building their home without the use of a company or external resources. However, in this day and age, self-build often refers … Continue reading “Get Inspired By These Incredible Self-Build Homes”

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