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Making a move in the property market can be a daunting yet thrilling experience, from choosing the right block for your lifestyle to making sure you don’t blow your budget, there is a whole range of important decisions to be made. One of the biggest considerations before you make your first move is whether you want to build a single or two-storey home. Here at New Level two storey homes, we have seen first hand the shift from single storey’s to double storey’s. In the last few years, property sizes in Perth have been on the decline with the UDIA…

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Windows and doors are gateways into the house, providing light, fresh air, security, and comfort, but unless they’re high quality and energy efficient, they can turn into sources of frustration, discomfort, and high costs. As hydro bills climb and weather becomes more unpredictable, with colder winters and hotter summers, more builders in Kitchener and Waterloo Region are turning to Energy Star products to increase the values of the houses they build. Now that consumers have turned onto the value of energy efficiency, they look for durable, low maintenance, and good-looking casements, awnings, and patio sliding doors that won’t break the…

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As the world’s population rises, cities become increasingly crowded, and house prices go up, more and more people are exploring alternative ways of living. In fact, across much of the world, communal living isn’t considered alternative at all, with most people living in extended family groups in villages where caring for one’s neighbors is considered a natural obligation. The Western focus on the nuclear family certainly has its benefits, but it’s not for everyone, and some people find that community living brings a range of benefits – practical, psychological, and spiritual – that make it well worth a try. Types…

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Purchasing that first home is an exciting event in the lives of most people. After perhaps living in rented properties, the positive feeling which comes from owning a home can make anybody wonder why they never did it earlier! Having that pride of ownership is the major reason why most people long to own their home. It means simply being able to do all those things that can’t be done in other people’s rented places, such as paint the walls that perfect colour, turn up the volume on the TV or music player, attach all kinds of fixtures and decorate the…

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Image by: Heleen van Vliet via flickr If you are looking for ideas to increase the curb appeal of your home, you can search for some tips online. You can check the Better Homes and Gardens website as it has lots of cool ideas. Of course, one of the easiest ways to make a drastic change to your home’s exterior is to add cladding to your home. However, there are lots of different types of cladding available, so it is important to make sure that you choose the best cladding to install for your home. Traditional Wood Cladding For hundreds…

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Many young people may be unaware of the benefits that investing in property can have in the future. Buying house and land packages in Perth WA can enable many young people to get a foot on the property ladder. These packages offer reasonably-priced properties which can prove to be a shrewd investment further down the line. This is a guide to why investing in property is a good idea. A Potential Home For Life It is always important to plan ahead for the future. Whilst many young people may not think about a ‘home for life’, buying house and land…

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Holiday homes are becoming an increasingly popular choice across Europe. Travelling and living in another country offers a very rewarding experience, particularly once retired being able to properly enjoy a different culture and lifestyle. The toughest decision to make when deciding on your holiday home is the location and where to settle as well as meet your needs and desires. Here are some of the most popular holiday home destinations in Europe for you to consider before making your decision. France Bocca dell’ Oro, Corsica Opting for a villa equipped with all the amenities is a great bonus and advantage…

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With the American real estate market beginning to show signs of ascending from the ashes of the spectacular crash it suffered seven years ago, and as the economy finally begins to supply the employment that will give this recovery the legs it needs to sustain itself over the long term, you might be pondering entering the game yourself. You have begun to tire of having a landlord, and as such, you have begun to mull over the benefits of buying instead of renting. Here are some excellent reasons to kiss your former feudal lord goodbye… 1) Decorate and modify your…