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Good-value property and a fast commute make this county in south-west England the surprise first UK choice for London's second home owners.

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Get inside artist Grayson Perry's head by renting the Hansel & Gretel house he has co-designed in North Essex as part of Alain De Botton's Living Architecture project.

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Ten thousand new homes are being built on the Greenwich Peninsula after 20 years of planning disputes and ownership changes.

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With housing supply historically low, conservation areas are no longer new build-free zones. Peckham town centre is the newest area to join more than 1,000 London districts with special conservation area status, as new homes are built amid heritage architecture.

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The penthouse of the Twelve Peaks development is tiny by luxury home standards – but priced at more than £60m

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New research shows you what your money will get, buying or renting, in London's 33 boroughs.

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Designer homes are springing up all along the coast from Norfolk and Suffolk to Devon and Cornwall to satisfy homebuyers lured by the sea's siren call.

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A £7 million retail revamp and thousands of new homes are putting this Essex city firmly on the commuter map.

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New figures contradict other reports of slowdown in housing market

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London’s key Olympic boroughs are finally coming into their own on property prices, outperforming some of the capital’s most expensive postcodes up to fourfold, according to a new report.

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Choose Chichester and live on the pretty waterfront or in the cobbled city - and spend your weekends sailing.

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From thermostats that allow you to control your heating wherever you are in the world to AGAs and kettles operated from your mobile device, these gadgets will see you breeze through the day with time to spare...

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London’s first-time buyers are heading to the home counties in search of good-value homes and leafy streets.

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Two bedroom flat to rent in Victoria Street, St.Albans AL1. On with Langleys for £825 pcm (£190 pw).

Nearly a third of landlords owed rent said their lodger simply left without paying

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Niche developers are creating chic W1 homes with West End buzz for Londoners craving the bright lights.

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The number of new affordable homes fell from 60,480 to 42,830 between 2010 and 2013

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With home buyers routinely forced to top the asking price, experts reveal the London boroughs where you can talk it down.

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Roselaw, Mixtow, Nr Fowey, Cornwall. On with Knight Frank for offers in the region of £595,000

Special features such as a private mooring or pontoon can double the value of a home

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Three bedroom detached house for sale, Park Road, Torquay. On with Bryce, Baker, Woods for £240,000
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Two bedroom terraced house for sale made famous in television series Gavin and Stacey as Gwen's house. On with Burnett Davies with Easton at a guide price of £125,000
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