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  • 10th Aug 2018
  • Pet-friendly Style Hacks for your New Home

    Style hacks for you and your four-legged friend

    With 45% of the UK population being pet owners[1], it’s safe to say that we love our four-legged friends. However, our personal style can be hindered by brightly coloured plastic food bowls, shedding fur and toys everywhere.

    Not to worry, we’ve got you covered with some hints and tips to keep your home stylish, while catering to all your beloved … Read more.

  • 27th Jul 2018
  • Terracotta Trending: The Must Have Colour for Your New Home

    The burnt orange shade is in and we’ve got you covered to personalise your home in style

    The natural stone of the past has made a comeback, but the fired clay material is not the only key feature. The colour – specifically the prominent burnt orange shade – has become a key design statement, extending to more than just floor tiles and plant pots.

    Rich, earthy red and brown tones … Read more.

  • 12th Jul 2018
  • Home-hacks for keeping cool in this Summer’s heatwave

    Harron Homes Heatwave

    Here’s some hints and tips on how to enjoy the heatwave whilst keeping your home a relaxing, cool escape from the temperatures

    With Britain’s unpredictable weather, this summer’s heatwave is lovely – but it’s no fun for anyone when it results in tossing and turning in bed, stuck to the sheets, far too warm to sleep.

    At first, a heatwave sounds like the perfect beginning to the summer that we’ve … Read more.

  • 5th Jul 2018
  • Worried About the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’? Here’s Your Answer

    The number of homebuyers, particularly first-time buyers, receiving a contribution from parents or other family members towards the deposit has become increasingly common in the last decade. It is also frequent for parents to act as guarantors for homebuyers to boost borrowing allowances for first-time purchases.

    The Legal and General Group predicts that the ‘bank of mum and dad’ will lend or give approximately £5.7 billion this year alone, with … Read more.

  • 19th Jun 2018
  • The Search for Your Dream Home Is Over – And You’re Moving In!

    The results are in, the public have spoken, and we are here to meet their needs. Property search platform Zoopla has recently analysed the public’s desired requirements when looking for a property.

    The research shows that ‘garage’ and ‘detached’ are the most searched for terms, emphasising the most desirable formula when searching for the right house to become your perfect home.

    Every Harron Homes development boasts a selection of home … Read more.

  • 12th Jun 2018
  • Why Your Credit Score Matters When Buying A Home

    According to research from the Mortgage Advice Bureau, two-thirds of those looking for a new home don’t know their current credit score or even how to find out what it is. Being aware of your current credit score is essential when buying your first property or looking to move up the ladder. It allows buyers to know whether their mortgage application will be accepted.

    The research also highlights that those … Read more.

  • 24th May 2018
  • Find The Perfect Home To Fit Your Needs

    Buying a new home can be difficult enough as it is, never mind having hundreds of luxurious house types to pick from! Our quick guide will help you find the perfect home to fit your needs.

    We’ve summarised some of our most popular homes to give you a bit more details on their suitability for families, first time buyers or people looking for their retirement home.

    THE EDLINGHAM:

    Our … Read more.

  • 21st May 2018
  • Climb the property ladder with Harron Homes

    Climb the property ladder

    There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to buying a new home or looking to climb the property ladder. We often find that our buyers don’t realise what is available within their budget, which gives us a chance to surprise them with the good news that they can afford their dream home.

    Our homes are purpose-built to cater for flexible family living, which means that often you can … Read more.

  • 15th May 2018
  • Posted in: Tips for Homebuyers
  • Tips to host the perfect Royal Wedding garden party

    May has to be one of the best months of the year – we get two Bank Holidays, the weather is warmer, and the nights are lighter… plus this year we have a Royal Wedding to look forward to!

    So, with that in mind, we’ve put together some tips to throw the perfect Garden Party in celebration of The Royal Wedding:

    1)     Grab the essentials

    An outdoor table and seating … Read more.

  • 20th Apr 2018
  • Posted in: Tips for Homebuyers
  • Top Tips For The Perfect Garden Party!

    With the first heat wave of 2018 upon us, and garden party  season has officially opened. Let the barbecues with friends, garden playtimes with the kids and family Sunday Lunches in the sun commence!

    To ensure you fully take advantage of the beautiful weather, we have prepared a few tips for the perfect garden party:

    Prepare your garden

    This year’s long and drawn out winter has left our gardens weathered … Read more.