Red brick cottage with extension, Ashurstwood, West Sussex, England, UK.. Image shot 2006. Exact date unknown.

Super home extensions guide – part 1

Thinking about transforming your loft into a panoramic leisure lounge or blending the kitchen and garden space? Property expert Nicola Venning guides you through the extension planning process…

The Royal Crescent, Bath City, Somerset. Date August 2009

Considering buying a listed building?

Owning a listed home is not only a shrewd financial move, it’s also a chance to play your part in preserving a segment of our country’s heritage. We speak to Tom Foxall from Historic England about what you need to bear in mind before buying

Village cricket at Elmley Castle, Worcestershire, England, UK. Image shot 2007. Exact date unknown.

Thinking about a second home?

A second home can offer an escape from the rat race as well as an enjoyable break for family and friends. If you’re thinking of taking the plunge, residential property expert Nicola Venning has some useful tips