Lance Bombardier Joel Daye and his wife Simona are the proud owners of a three-bedroom detached house thanks to the money they’ve been able to borrow through the Forces Help to Buy scheme. Daye joined the Army in 2008 and qualified for a £10,000 interest-free loan, allowing them to buy the family home they’ve always wanted and giving them a permanent base to raise their young children.
“We wanted to … Read more.
Summer is fast approaching yet for many, energy bills aren’t reflecting the rising temperatures – but don’t worry, we’ve got a solution!
As June fast approaches, we’re seeing rising temperatures and funnily enough, rising energy bills. So, at a time when we should be receiving smaller energy bills through our letterboxes as we’re less frequently firing up the heating and having a daily soak in a hot bath, why is … Read more.
Since its introduction in 2013, the government-backed Help to Buy scheme has become one of the most spoken about topics in the housing market. In the six years since we first saw Help to Buy, more than 365,000 first-time buyers have completed their move with the assistance of the scheme. *
In an era where increased house prices and demand for homeownership are met with the challenges of saving money, … Read more.
How we live is dynamically changing the requirements of what we need to call a house, a home
The ever-changing property market has seen a drastic change in recent years, due to the shift in house prices and financial means of younger and older generations. But the real question is, how is this impacting our everyday living?
The need for Brits to re-think their housing arrangements has been revealed in … Read more.
Now that spring has officially sprung, with the chirping of the birds and the budding of the flowers, perhaps it’s time to leave behind the cosy clutter of winter and breathe life into your home’s décor with a spring time makeover.
The spacious and open-plan design at the heart of each Harron Homes property allows you to be versatile with your decoration, enabling you to put your own style on … Read more.
So, you’ve made the decision to buy or adopt a puppy! It has been scientifically proven that dogs are good for the soul, and what better way to enter your home than being greeted by a puppy who is delighted to see you. But there are lots of things to consider when welcoming a new pooch into your home.
- Puppy-proof your home!
The number one thing to do before bringing … Read more.
In the modern age getting on the property ladder is on many young people’s minds, however saving for a deposit can be a daunting and difficult process.
However, while the process can be arduous there are minor amends you can make to your lifestyle which will help you when it comes to saving the pennies. We laid out some easy ways you can reduce the cost of living and save … Read more.
With the cleaning phenomenon taking the media by storm, we’ve got you covered with solutions to modern domestic dilemmas
From Mrs Hinch on Instagram to Marie-Kondo on Netflix, cleaning product sales are soaring with the disinfectant onslaught taking over the nation. But are these new cleaning hacks beneficial life hacks, or are they simply advertising excessive hygiene much to the dismay of our weakening immune systems?
We’ve got your back … Read more.
As temperatures fall to below freezing in the bitter January freeze; heating bills and thermostats continue to rise, so what can households do to minimise the impact of their energy bills?
Heating costs are a big part of your monthly home budget, and Harron Homes have plenty of top tips to save money on heating. From putting on a jumper to doubling up on insulation, we’ve gathered our some easy … Read more.
When it comes to buying your new home, there are countless aspects to consider. One of the main obstacles for those looking to make the move to their dream home, is ensuring the sale of their current property, which is not always as easy as it sounds.
Of course, some houses will be snapped up within a few days of being listed, while many can remain on the market for … Read more.