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8 Top Tips For Hiring A Removals Company For Unusual, Large Or Unique Homes

28/04/2020 11:07 PM

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When moving to or from a unique, unusual or large property, it is important to work with the right team to ensure a smooth transition. There are many more areas to consider for non-standard homes and it certainly pays to have an experienced home removals team.

Windmills, towers, castles, chateaux, crofts, period and even large modern properties create many complex scenarios for moving your furniture and goods from your old property. Not just architecture but also location and access.

We spoke to Lee at Leicester Movers And Storers, who specialise in removals for larger and non-standard properties. Lee has provided 8 useful tips on what to look for when hiring a removal company for unique properties:

How To Create A Winter Garden

20/10/2019 09:46 PM

winter garden decking, furniture and lighting

With Summer firmly behind us and Autumn end being close, many people neglect the garden for a roaring log fire in the lounge. Understandable, as the average British garden is not exactly equipped for winter relaxation.

But fear not, the following short guide will help you enhance your glorious garden into a relaxing winter pad..

List Your Eco Homes and Eco-lodges For Sale

26/09/2018 04:02 PM

Sell your eco-home: Eco-homes and eco-lodges for sale!

Eco-homes & eco-lodges make great unique and unusual properties. You can list your eco-home for sale or search for an eco-lodge to buy. Smaller eco-lodges are obviously far cheaper, but some are restricted to holiday usage only - however, they can make a nice rewarding break from suburbia and afantastic alternative second home.

Eco-homes and eco-lodges for sale

List Your Plots of Land For Sale (Self-Build Plots, OPP/DPP Building Land) For Sale

26/09/2018 03:58 PM

Sell building plots and self-build plots of land with planning permission

List your investment land, arable land, commercial land, land for equestrian use, forests, river rights, fishing rights, fishing lakes and farmland.

Building land & self-build plots with planning permission, forests, farm and arable land - along with disused brownfield commercial land make superb potential development areas for unusual residential dwellings - either self-build projects or commercial opportunities.

There are many different types of land available that can be built on or converted including:

  • Old parking lots/car parks and other wasteland
  • Garden plots can often be used to build new self-build projects (Subject To Planning)
  • Agricultural land or commercial land can be applied for change of use  and expired building plots
  • Hope/Investment land often is very unlikely to ever get planning permission

There are plenty of things to look out for when buying land for residential development. Firstly make sure you have the funds available, a self-build mortgage or development loan. Make sure you have obtained planning permission/submitted plans, work out a budget and hire recommended tradespeople/project management.

Plots of land for sale and self build/building plots

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