Sunday, May 28, 2006

How to add value to your home

BBC News: Loft overhaul boosts house price

A loft conversion or having an extension built are two of the most effective ways to boost the value of a property, a survey has suggested. On average, an extension adds 12% and a loft conversion 10.9% to a property's value, the Nationwide Building Society survey found.

Posted by jason @ 02:22 PM (867 views)
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1. denzil said...

This stinks of Nationwide trying to drum up business for the mortgage market because they are starting to realise that the market is stuffed for first-time buyers second-time buyers and all thereafter.

What truly narks me is I pay a licence fee to the BBC so Nationwide can drum up business.

I wonder whether Earley's superiors went away early for the weekend and she was left to produce an article for herself because this is pure drivvel. Entertaining drivvle mind you!

Sunday, May 28, 2006 04:36PM Report Comment
 

2. jason said...

Here's the full report from Nationwide:

http://www.nationwide.co.uk/mediacentre/PDF/house_price_special270506.pdf

Sunday, May 28, 2006 04:51PM Report Comment
 

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