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ONS figures show house prices up 7%

ONS figures show house prices up 7%

by on Thursday 17 December, 2015 in Industry News, Moving Homes, New Homes

According to the latest figures in the House Price Index from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), UK house prices increased by 7% in the year to October 2015, up...

What to expect when moving into a new home

What to expect when moving into a new

by on Wednesday 27 May, 2015 in Moving Homes, New Homes

Today's new-build homes include many improvements and efficiencies but, like most new things, a newly-built property needs to be allowed to ‘settle’ to adjust to the...

Planting trees in a new build development

Planting trees in a new build development

by on Monday 20 April, 2015 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

If you've just moved into a new-build development and are a keen gardener, you'll be wanting to start adding colour and texture to your outdoor spaces.  And it's a...

Online Home User Guide

Online Home User Guide

by on Wednesday 22 October, 2014 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

NHBC Home User Guide (also known as NHBC HUG) is a unique online service, designed to take some of the stress out of buying, moving into and running a new...

Moving with your cat

Moving with your cat

by on Saturday 26 July, 2014 in Moving Homes

Is your cat acting strangely in your new home? Moving home can be stressful for all concerned. Whilst you may be focussing on getting unpacked and making sure your...

New home snagging checklist

New home snagging checklist

by on Thursday 26 June, 2014 in Moving Homes

NHBC recommends that anyone who buys a new home should check it before and after they move in, just in case there are some "snagging" items still to be fixed. If...